The Gin Game: A Tragi-comedy in Two Acts

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Samuel French, Inc., 1977 - American drama - 74 pages

Comedy/Drama

Characters: 1 male, 1 female

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This winner of the 1978 Pulitzer Prize, which originally starred Jessica Tandy and Hume Cronyn and later revived with Julie Harris and Charles Durning, uses a game as a metaphor for life. Weller Martin is playing solitaire on the porch of a seedy nursing home. Enter Fonsia Dorsey, a prim, self righteous lady. They discover they both dislike the home and enjoy gin rummy so they begin to play and to reveal intimate d

 

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