Lola Montez in Bavaria...
Author: John Jahnke
Description: Explores the relation of fame to motivation, and the reconstruction of identity to success, and finds as its protagonists the nineteenth century figures of Lola Montez and King Ludwig I of Bavaria, whose obsessions with fame and power triggered a revolution, resulting in the loss of his throne.
Year Written/Copyrighted: 1998
Date Added: 7/14/2011
Content Advisory: Discreet nudity, related to casual scenes of dressing and undressing; suggestive language; simulated fornication
1 Act, 90 Minutes
1 Female, 5 Males
NOTE: Lola Montez in Bavaria... is fully protected by copyright law and is subject to royalty. All inquiries concerning production, publication, reprinting or use of this play in any form should be addressed to Abrams Artists: Morgan Jenness, 275 Seventh Avenue NY, NY 10011 .
Keywords: Art and Artists · Fantasy · Gay and Lesbian · Historical · Literature and Writing · Meta · Mostly Male Characters · Mythology · Non-traditional/Non-narrative/Experimental/Post-dramatic · Politics · Protests · Requires/Supports Sophisticated Multimedia/Technical Elements · Romance · Satire/Parody · Sex · Single Set · Surrealism/Absurdism · True Stories
This play is in the following collections: FringeNYC 1997-1999