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Things We Said Today free pdf Neil LaBute is one of America s mostprovocative and lauded playwrights, andhis darkly exhilarating talent is on gloriousview in this new collection. "Things We SaidToday"features the scripts for Neil LaBute sgroundbreaking Directv project "10x10" a seriesof short films written and directed by LaButebased on ten compelling original monologues, five each for men and women.Also included are five short plays displaying thepower and scope of Neil LaBute s creative vision.In "Pick One," three white guys come up with away to solve America s problems- in "The Possible," one young woman seduces another s boyfriendfor an unexpected reason. "Call Back"featuresan actress and actor who spar about a pastencounter that she, unnervingly, remembersmuch better than he does. "Good Luck" ("In Farsi"), a pleasingly astringent study in competitivenessand vanity (T"he New York Times") has twoactresses pulling out all the stops in a preauditionpsych out- and in "Squeeze Play"a fatherand his son s baseball coach strike a mutuallybeneficial deal. Rounding out the collectionare two monologues commissioned as part ofCenterstage s My America project."

About Neil LaBute

Neil LaBute's plays include "bash, In a Forest," "Dark and Deep," and "Reasons to be Happy." Hisfilms include In the "Company of Men," Y"our Friendsand Neighbor"s, "The Shape of Things," "Obsession," S"omeVelvet Morning," and "Dirty Weekend." He is a 2013recipient of a Literature Award from the AmericanAcademy of Arts and Letters."

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Author : Neil LaBute
Publisher : Overlook Press
Data Published : 01 May 2014
ISBN : 1468309773
EAN : 9781468309775
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 167 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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