Drinks Before Dinner
Paperback, 75 pages ISBN: 9781559361156Publication Date:
1 Dec 1996
Size: 216mm x 136mm£10.99
First Staged:
New York, 1978

Drinks Before Dinner

By E.L. Doctorow

Paperback £10.99

A tour-de-force of language and ideas about Eighties' America, by the bestselling author of Billy Bathgate and Ragtime.

E.L. Doctorow's only play, Drinks Before Dinner revolves around a dinner party for the economically privileged. It deals with the underlying sense of the apocalypse behind the everyday decisions of an average consumer.

Drinks Before Dinner was first staged at the Public Theater in New York in 1978.

Paperback, 75 pages ISBN: 9781559361156Publication Date:
1 Dec 1996
Size: 216mm x 136mm£10.99
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