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Amelia (Webb)

Amelia (Webb)

by: Alex Webb

by: Alex Webb

Overview

Amelia is a heroic Civil War tale of one woman’s search for her husband across the battlefields of America. The story culminates at the gates of the notorious Andersonville Prison Camp. In its two-hander form, Amelia celebrates the inherent theatricality of two bodies on stage creating an epic and vast world.

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Cautions

  • Caution Alcohol Alcohol
  • Caution Mild Adult Mild Adult Themes

Details

  • Genre: Period, Docudrama/Historic
  • Time Period: American Civil War Era
  • Cast Attributes: Ensemble cast, Reduced casting (Doubling Possible), Expandable casting, Flexible casting, Strong Role for Leading Man (Star Vehicle), Strong Role for Leading Woman (Star Vehicle)
  • Target Audience: Adult, Teen (Age 14 - 18)

Authors

Alex Webb

Alex Webb is a writer/actor/director. Amelia is his first play. After the world premiere of Amelia at the Washington Stage Guild, Alex was commissioned to write the book for a new Broadway musical about the Battle of Gettsyburg, which is in development. Amelia was subsequently invited to the National Portrait Gallery a ...

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