Burning in the Night
Author: Richard Warren
Description: Semi-autobiographical, this memory play with music is the stage adaptation of a memoir by playwright Dale Wasserman’s ("Man of La Mancha," "One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest") journey from runaway teen to rail-riding hobo to globe-trotting writer for television, stage and screen. Throughout his fascinating life, he pursued the impossible dream of absolute freedom; only to discover it’s a delusion, fraught with debilitating limitations.
Year Written/Copyrighted: 2013
Date Added: 9/6/2013
2 Acts, 105 Minutes
0 Females, 1 Male, 3 Gender Neutral
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Keywords: Biographies · Historical · Memoirs · Musical · Non-traditional/Non-narrative/Experimental/Post-dramatic · Shakespeare · Single Set · Small Cast Size · Solo Play · Technology and the Internet · True Stories
This play is in the following collections: Plays and Playwrights 2014