Plays from the Contemporary American Theater

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Brooks McNamara
Mentor, 1988 - Performing Arts - 480 pages
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This collection of modern American plays, introduced by Brooks McNamara, includes "Streamers" by David Rabe, "Crimes of the Heart" by Beth Henley, and "Ma Rainey's Black Bottom" by August Wilson, with five others

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Streamers 1976
13
Marco Polo Sings a Solo 1973
85
Wings 1978
139
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Brooks McNamara is Professor of Performance Studies, Emeritus, in the Tisch School of the Arts at New York University, and Director, Emeritus of the Shubert Archive. He is a specialist in the history of popular entertainment and has published widely in the area including The American Playhouse in the Eighteenth Century and in, among others, American Popular Entertainments, as editor.

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