The Cocktail Party: A Comedy
A modern verse play about the search for meaning, in which a psychiatrist is the catalyst for the action. “An authentic modern masterpiece” (New York Post). “Eliot really does portray real-seeming characters. He cuts down his poetic effects to the minimum, and then finally rewards us with most beautiful poetry” (Stephen Spender).
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Review: The Cocktail PartyUser Review - Ben Doberstein - Goodreads
What can I say? Where some see masterful poetical abounding, I see them only here and there. Whereas others see greatness in theme, I see a confused plot underdeveloped and mere sardonic word play ... Read full review
Review: The Cocktail PartyUser Review - Giorgi Komakhidze - Goodreads
There was a door And I could not open it. I could not touch the handle. Why could I not walk out of my prison? What is hell? Hell is oneself, Hell is alone, the other figures in it Merely projections. There is nothing to escape from And nothing to Escape to. One is always alone. Read full review