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Six Characters in Search of an Author

Six Characters in Search of an Author

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by Luigi Pirandello
     
 

ISBN-10: 0413772683

ISBN-13: 9780413772688

Pub. Date: 03/04/2004

Publisher: Bloomsbury Academic

Six people arrive in a theatre during rehearsals for a play. But theyare not ordinary people. They are the characters of a play that has notyet been written. Trapped inside a traumatic event from which they longto escape, they desperately need a writer to complete their story andrelease them. Intrigued by their situation, the director invites themto act out the key

Overview

Six people arrive in a theatre during rehearsals for a play. But theyare not ordinary people. They are the characters of a play that has notyet been written. Trapped inside a traumatic event from which they longto escape, they desperately need a writer to complete their story andrelease them. Intrigued by their situation, the director invites themto act out the key events of their lives

Pirandello's best-known play and oneof the most extraordinary and mysterious plays of the 20th century, SixCharacters speaks directly to an age of uncertainty: where do we comefrom, where are we going, how do we become what we want to be?

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780413772688
Publisher:
Bloomsbury Academic
Publication date:
03/04/2004
Series:
Student Editions Series
Pages:
192
Sales rank:
789,435
Product dimensions:
5.00(w) x 8.00(h) x 0.44(d)

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