Topdog/Underdog

Topdog/Underdog

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by Suzan-Lori Parks
     
 

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The play tells the story of Lincoln and Booth, two brothers whose names were given to them as a joke, fortelling a lifetime of sibling rivalry and resentment. Haunted by the past, the brothers are forced to confront the shattering reality of their future.See more details below

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The play tells the story of Lincoln and Booth, two brothers whose names were given to them as a joke, fortelling a lifetime of sibling rivalry and resentment. Haunted by the past, the brothers are forced to confront the shattering reality of their future.

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Variety
...an utterly mesmerizing evening of theater...the vitality, freshness and gritty lyricism of Parks' writing are unlike anything to be heard on a Broadway Stage...
NY Times
...[a] vibrant comic drama of shifting identity and betrayal...from the ferociously talented author of and ...
BackStage
The issues are gripping, the characters are dynamite...a must-see play.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780822219835
Publisher:
Dramatists Play Service, Incorporated
Publication date:
01/30/2004
Sales rank:
528,967
Product dimensions:
5.20(w) x 7.60(h) x 0.40(d)

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