Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?

Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?

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Book - 2006
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"Twelve times a week," answered Uta Hagen when asked how often she'd like to play Martha in Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf ? In the same way, audiences and critics alike could not get enough of Edward Albee's masterful play. A dark comedy, it portrays husband and wife George and Martha in a searing night of dangerous fun and games. By the evening's end, a stunning, almost unbearable revelation provides a climax that has shocked audiences for years. With the play's razor-sharp dialogue and the stripping away of social pretense, Newsweek rightly foresaw Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf ? as "a brilliantly original work of art--an excoriating theatrical experience, surging with shocks of recognition and dramatic fire [that] will be igniting Broadway for some time to come."
Publisher: New York : New American Library, 2006.
Edition: Rev.
ISBN: 9780451218599
0451218590
Branch Call Number: 812.54 Albee
Characteristics: [9], 257, [2] p. ;,21 cm.

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art1130 Jan 28, 2013

Was not totally heads over heels for this play.

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elloyd74
Oct 14, 2009

You thought "Revolutionary Road" was a portrait of a complicated, cruel marriage? Oh, step back, and behold this devastation. This is hot on the page, and was made into a brilliant film with Richard Burton and Elizabeth Taylor playing the main roles perfectly.

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Dr_Inferno
Mar 23, 2012

Dr_Inferno thinks this title is suitable for 16 years and over

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