In the Blood

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Dramatists Play Service Inc, 2000 - Drama - 73 pages
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THE STORY: In this modern day riff on The Scarlet Letter , Hester La Negrita, a homeless mother of five, lives with her kids on the tough streets of the inner city. Her eldest child is teaching her how to read and write, but the letter A is

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Amazing drama....would love to see this performed.

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Page 3 - Esbjornson; the set design was by Narelle Sissons; the lighting design was by...
Page 3 - ... Riccardo Hernandez; Costumes. Paul Tazewell; Lighting. Jules Fisher. Peggy Eisenhauer; Musical Supervision/Orchestration. Daryl Waters; Musical Director. Zane Mark; Vocal Arrangements. Ann Duquesnay; Cast Recording. RCA; Production Manager. Bonnie Metzgar; Stage Manager. Bonnie Panson; Presented by the Joseph Papp Public Theatre/New York Shakespeare Festival (George C. Wolfe. Producer); Press. Carol Fineman. Thomas Naro. Bill Coyle; Previewed from Tuesday. April 9. 1996; Opened in the Ambassador...

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One of the contemporary American theater's most innovative wordsmiths. Her plays include: Topdog/Underdog (2002 Pulitzer Prize for Drama), In the Blood (2000 Pulitzer-nominee), Fucking A, Venus (OBIE Award), The America Play and Imperceptible Mutabilities in the Third Kingdom (OBIE Award, Best New American Play). She is also a screenwriter, novelist, and MacArthur "Genius" grantee.

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