Proof, Page 7

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Dramatists Play Service Inc, 2001 - Drama - 74 pages
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THE STORY: On the eve of her twenty-fifth birthday, Catherine, a troubled young woman, has spent years caring for her brilliant but unstable father, a famous mathematician. Now, following his death, she must deal with her own volatile emotions; the
 

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User Review  - caseybp - LibraryThing

A truly brilliant look at how genius and mental instability fall hand in hand. The play brings up the distress of creation and anxiety of work that is passionate yet not understood by the masses. Read full review

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User Review  - ftownsend - LibraryThing

If I counted correctly "FUCK" is used 19 times, "God Damm" around 6, and "Jesus" used as a swear word a few times too. It's sad because the basic story is rather good. It suggests if love is based on ... Read full review

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David Auburn, a playwright whose plays include "Proof", "Fifth Planet", & "Miss You", is the recipient of the Helen Merrill Playwriting Award & a Guggenheim Foundation Fellowship. He lives in New York City.

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