Rock 'n' roll

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Faber and Faber, 2006 - Drama - 118 pages
"Rock 'n' Roll spans the years from 1968 to 1990 from the double perspective of Prague, where a rock 'n' roll band comes to symbolise resistance to the Communist regime, and of Cambridge where the verities of love and death are shaping the lives of three generations in the family of a Marxist philosopher." "Rock 'n' Roll premiered at The Royal Court Theatre, London, in June 2006."--BOOK JACKET.

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For you, freedom means, ‘Leave me alone.’ For the masses it means, ‘Give me a chance.’ Wonderful exposition on the possibility of dissent. Layered with pop culture, the scene of Rock ‘N’ Roll switches ... Read full review

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Stoppard but not as good as many of his other plays. This play is based on historical events. (Remember that Tom Stoppard was born in Czechoslovakia.) Read full review

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