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 - Mrittika Ghosh - Goodreads
"What we know of other people is only our memory of the moments during which we knew them. And they have changed since then. To pretend that they and we are the same is a useful and convenient social ... Read full review
Review: The Cocktail PartyUser Review - Katie Doyle - Goodreads
A gorgeously written play about all the old-fashioned yearnings we still feel in modernity but don't know how to talk about. Read full review