Terrifyingly disturbing Beirut deserves to be seen. Beirut. Written by Alan Bowne. Directed by Janet Sonenberg. Starring Arthur H. Roberts ‘ Beirut has 32 ratings and 2 reviews. George said: I was on set design for this production back in This is a great story about the early days of the. Lynn Sher is raising funds for BEIRUT by Alan Bowne on Kickstarter! BEIRUT is a love story told in a futuristic, disease-ravaged, ‘s Lower.

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Brexit cited as major concern for the theatre industry in This play is available below and is also included in the collection: It’s the kind of stuff that makes me excited to live. Please fill out this field with valid email address. Alice, a lowly lecturer in drama at a faith-based state university in the Midwest, and Dexter, an enthusiastic student more interested in his teacher than the theatre, become embroiled in the discovery of a play by an obscure late 20th century playwright named A R Gurney.

Hardcover41 pages. Play Description Three couples gather on the back deck of a very modest suburban home for a mid-summer barbecue where the hosts, Mike and Deb, struggle with feelings of inadequacy about their home decor, their clothes, their careers, their culinary skills, and pretty much everything else.

Play Description In the future, after the global ecological disaster, so much that makes life worth living has been outlawed. Andrew rated it it was amazing Sep 07, Kevin rated it really liked it Aug 18, Lonely Planet review at Trafalgar Studios, London — ‘wry and gently Isabel rated it liked it Jan 04, That’s my next gig!


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It’s as simple as this: When the Patient wakens from his surgery, he must not only figure out how to eat, talk, walk, and paint again, but he must navigate through a deluge of memories that no longer feel like they happened to him.

Estimated delivery Oct Play Description A fabulist comedy-drama of a future city-state made up of Tijuana and San Diego after a great California earthquake. The questions he proffers demand answers.

Beirut review at Park Theatre, London – ‘claustrophobic Aids crisis allegory’

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May 12, George rated it it was amazing. We will have performances over two weeks in either early summer, or fall.

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Want to Read saving…. Preview — Beirut by Alan Bowne. Torch tries to keep her at room’s length and for the next hour, they argue lovingly, jokingly, fearfully, bravely, and desperately about sex and death. Exactly how much human dignity can be apprehended by an overly conservative government before the question of living or dying becomes moot? His uninfected girlfriend, Blue, makes the dangerous journey across the quarantine line to be with him.


Or should we seek redress, judging the past by present-day standards? Alan Bowne was an American playwright and author. Set in the distant future where the plague ravages America, the populace must be tested for the virus regularly and stickered with a P or N Positive or Negative.

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The more specific a story is, the more universal it can be. Beirut reminds us of what was and that life is fragile still. Thanks for telling us about the problem. The Book of Fishes. Play Description An industrialist in the near future utilizes every means possible to get an inventor to sign over his revolutionary creation that will inevitably change the world. Courtney rated it liked it Jan 26, Jessica rated it it was ok Jun 09, Will their small act of rebellion lead to a future where science no longer dominates humanity but serves it?