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 - Mairéad (stuck at the Edge of Nothingness) - Goodreads
***Read for University*** 2.5 stars actually. At first I thought this play would be like the many others I've read (this excludes Shakespeare because he's in a category of his own in a sense to me ... Read full review
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