Stunning and other plays
Paperback, 279 pages ISBN: 9781559363648Publication Date:
11 Apr 2012
Size: 213mm x 135mm£17.99

Stunning and other plays

By David Adjmi

Paperback £17.99

The first collection by a striking new voice in American theatre.

Stunning, set in a Syrian-Jewish community in Brooklyn, where a teenage bride's world is disrupted by her African-American housekeeper.

Evildoers, about the collapse of two privileged couples.

Elective Affinities, a post-9/11 monologue.

Press Quotes

'Virtuosic playwright David Adjmi nicely evokes an arrestingly skewed subculture onstage: a stinging portrait of an insular Syrian Jewish community in contemporary Brooklyn. Coolly witty'

New York Times on 'Stunning'

'A writer with a distinct voice, style and ambition'

Variety

'Slashingly funny'

New York Times on 'Evildoers'

'Brilliant... a disturbing, slyly amusing piece... There's hope for our political theater!'

New York Observer on 'Elective Affinities'
Paperback, 279 pages ISBN: 9781559363648Publication Date:
11 Apr 2012
Size: 213mm x 135mm£17.99

Also by David Adjmi:

Marie Antoinette & 3C: Two Plays

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