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Actor's Book of Gay and Lesbian Plays

ISBN-10: 0140245529

ISBN-13: 9780140245523

Edition: N/A

Authors: Eric Lane, Nina Shengold

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Book details

List price: $29.00
Publisher: Penguin Group (USA) Incorporated
Publication date: 11/1/1995
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 560
Size: 5.00" wide x 7.75" long x 1.00" tall
Weight: 0.792
Language: English

Nina Shengold won the ABC Playwright Award and the LA Weekly Award for her play "Homesteaders." Her one-acts have been performed all over the country, and her TV scripts include Hallmark Hall of Fame's "Blind Spot," starring Joanne Woodward, and "Silent Night." A founding member of the theater company Actors & Writers, she lives in upstate New York. Eric Laneis an award-winning playwright, filmmaker and book editor. Plays include:Times of War, Cater-WaiterandDancing on Checkers’ Grave,which starred Jennifer Aniston. His new playHeart of the Cityhas been optioned for off-Broadway. Eric has written and produced two short films:First BreathandCater-Waiter, which he also directed. Honors include a Writer’s Guild Award, La MaMa Playwright Award, Berrilla Kerr Award and two-time O’Neill Center finalist. He has won fellowships at Yaddo and St. James Cavalier in Malta. Eric is Artistic Director of Orange Thoughts Productions, a not-for-profit theater & film company in New York City. Shengold and Lane are the editors ofPlays for ActressesandTake Ten: New Ten-Minute Plays, both in Vintage. For Penguin they editedMoving Parts: Monologues from Contemporary Plays,The Actor's Book of Scenes from New Plays, andThe Actor's Book of Gay & Lesbian Plays, which was nominated for the Lambda Literary Award.

Editors' Preface
Acknowledgments
What Are Tuesdays Like?
Why We Have a Body
Dog Opera
The Stand-In
Lonely Planet
At the Root
Brave Smiles . . . Another Lesbian Tragedy
Cater-Waiter
Bad Dream
It's Our Town, Too
Giving Up the Ghost
Reservoir
Rosen's Son
Trafficking in Broken Hearts
Falling Man
The Baltimore Waltz
There Are Many Houses in my Tribe
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