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Six Degrees of Separation - John Guare
Six Degrees of Separation
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In a Fifth Avenue apartment high above Central Park, art dealer Flanders Kittredge and his wife Ouisa are trying to interest a moneyed friend in a $2 million investment. When an unexpected young guest arrives, claiming to be the son of Sidney Poitier, the plot takes some wonderfully unexpected... show more
In a Fifth Avenue apartment high above Central Park, art dealer Flanders Kittredge and his wife Ouisa are trying to interest a moneyed friend in a $2 million investment. When an unexpected young guest arrives, claiming to be the son of Sidney Poitier, the plot takes some wonderfully unexpected turns. Veering effortlessly from hilarity to pathos, this dazzling play was lauded by The New York Times as “transcendent, magical and a masterwork.”
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Format: paperback
ISBN: 9780679734819 (0679734813)
ASIN: 679734813
Publisher: Vintage
Pages no: 136
Edition language: English
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Reading to Runaway
Reading to Runaway rated it
4.5 Loved it!
This play opens your eyes, it's a quick read but lovely at the same time. I would love to direct this show at some point in my life.
say what mofos
say what mofos rated it
You never lose sense that you're in a play with this book but in a good way. The dramatic entrances & exits, the dialogue, the antagonism between the parents & their children, and how this translated into opportunity for Paul; a desperate, lost, young man to squeeze himself into their lives. The ima...
Kaethe
Kaethe rated it
It isn't a play that tries to tell you anything, it's one that shares some odd/amusing/heartbreaking anecdotes and leaves it to you to ask and answer the questions. marvelous as a film, too.
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