Beauty of the Father

Beauty of the Father

by Nilo Cruz
     
 

ISBN-10: 155936310X

ISBN-13: 2901559363104

Pub. Date: 08/01/2008

Publisher: Theatre Communications Group

What will we sacrifice in the name of love? A young woman reunites with her painter father in the south of Spain, both falling in love with the same exciting young man. Beauty of the Father invokes the lyrical language of Lorca, as the great poet himself appears to the father and counsels him in his life. The play's rhythms are infused with the spirit of the…  See more details below

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What will we sacrifice in the name of love? A young woman reunites with her painter father in the south of Spain, both falling in love with the same exciting young man. Beauty of the Father invokes the lyrical language of Lorca, as the great poet himself appears to the father and counsels him in his life. The play's rhythms are infused with the spirit of the Andalusian people who sing their sorrows in cante jondo, as Cruz once again creates musical poetry to honor unrequited love.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
2901559363104
Publisher:
Theatre Communications Group
Publication date:
08/01/2008
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
112

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