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Dinner with Friends free pdf Winner of the 2000 Pulitzer Prize for Drama In pondering issues of intimacy, passion and the pleasure and dolors of conjugal routine, Margulies writes about relationships with such intelligence and spiky humor that his comedy-dramabecomes something quite wonderful. William Tynan, "Time" A true feast. "Dinner with Friends" is sober, wise and extremely funnyMr. Margulies writes with elegance and wit about intimacy, trust, privacy and the toll of time and monogamy on sexual passion, matters that aren t easily expressed in dramatic dialogue. Vincent Canby, " New York Times" The complexities of marriage and friendship are dissected with wit and intelligence in "Dinner with Friends." At once tender and disturbing drawn with an intriguing psychological complexity that feels quietly real. Margulies depicts the vagaries of spousal relationships with humor and pathos in an insightful manner that will undoubtedly spur meaningful conversations between couples. Frank Scheck, "Hollywood Reporter" Filled with humor, warmth, insight and wisdom, "Dinner with Friends" is a modern day masterpiece on the destruction of today's marriage. Through Margulies's flawless use of language and his ability to convey the truest of dialogue and characterization, we watch, as the two couples do, our closest friends going through a wrenching breakup. Not only does he create vivid detail of a marriage in decline, he also brilliantly depicts the couple's closest friends, and how this new mirror to their own marriage sends them through a whirlwind of raw emotion and self-reflection. Donald Margulies received the 2000 Pulitzer Prize for Drama for "Dinner with Friends." The play received numerous awards, including the American Theatre Critics Association New Play Award, the Dramatists Guild/Hull-Warriner Award, the Lucille Lortel Award, the Outer Critics Circle Award and a Drama Desk nomination, and has been produced all over the United States and around the world. In addition to his adaptation of "God of Vengeance," his many plays include "Collected Stories," "The Country House, Sight Unseen," "The Model Apartment," "The Loman Family Picnic," "What s Wrong with This Picture?" and "Time Stands Still." Mr. Margulies currently lives with his wife and their son in New Haven, Connecticut, where he teaches playwriting at Yale University."

About Donald Marguiles

Donald Margulies's other plays include "Collected Stories," "The Loman Family Picnic," "Sight Unseen" and "Dinner with Friends," for which he was awarded the 2000 Pulitzer Prize for Drama.

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Author : Donald Marguiles
Publisher : Theatre Communications Group Inc.,U.S.
Data Published : 12 July 2001
ISBN : 1559361948
EAN : 9781559361941
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 112 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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