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Gint: A Play in Two Acts from Henrik Ibsen's Peer Gynt

Romulus Linney - Drama - 1999 - 102 pages
THE STORY: GINT unfolds like a strange dream, beginning with Pete Gint, a ragged young man in the Appalachian Mountains in 1917, who spends most of his time lying, drinking and ...
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Mountain Memory: A Play about Appalachian Life

Romulus Linney - Drama - 1997 - 53 pages
THE STORY: The play follows the lives of a family of settlers in the Appalachian Mountains. Father has found a plot of land which pleases him greatly, despite the fact that it ...
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Old Man Joseph and His Family: A Play in Two Acts

Romulus Linney - Drama - 1978 - 55 pages
THE STORY: Comprised of a series of vignettes, bridged by music and deft changes of scene, the play offers a fresh and colorful interpretation of biblical events and figures ...
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Laughing Stock

Romulus Linney - Drama - 1984
THE STORIES: GOODBYE, HOWARD. In a North Carolina hospital, three aging spinster sisters wait for news of their brother's death. As they worry about breaking the news to their ...
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Romulus Linney - Drama - 1994 - 54 pages
THE STORY: Part I, TORQUEMADA, takes place in 1490, in the middle of questioning by the Grand Inquisitor of Spain, Archbishop Tomas de Torquemada, and his two assistants ...
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Romulus Linney - Drama - 1993 - 58 pages
THE STORY: April, 1945. The Nuremberg War Crimes Trials against the leaders of Nazi Germany are about to begin. Hermann Goering, in the place of Adolf Hitler, leads the accused ...
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Sand Mountain

Romulus Linney - Drama - 1985 - 55 pages
THE STORIES: The first component play, SAND MOUNTAIN MATCHMAKING, deals with an attractive young widow, Rebecca, who is wooed by a succession of thoroughly objectionable ...
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Holy Ghosts: A Play in Two Acts

Romulus Linney - Drama - 1989 - 59 pages
THE STORY: Seeking to retrieve his runaway wife (and the possessions she has taken with her), Coleman Shedman arrives at the rural meeting house of a southern pentecostal sect ...
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A Woman Without a Name

Romulus Linney - Drama - 1986 - 57 pages
THE STORY: The place is a small American town. The time 1900. As the play begins the characters enter and seat themselves in a semi-circle of antique chairs. The last to enter ...
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