Angels in America: A Gay Fantasia on National Themes by Tony Kushner
By Tony Kushner
A revised variation of 1 of the main influential performs of our time, released with a brand new foreword via the author.
Winner of the Pulitzer Prize for Drama
Angels in the United States: A homosexual Fantasia on nationwide Themes contains Part One, Millennium Approaches and Part , Perestroika
“Glorious. A huge, subversive, altogether outstanding masterwork…Details of particular catastrophes can have replaced because this Reagan-era AIDS epic received the Pulitzer and the Tony, however the genuine cosmic and human obsessions—power, faith, intercourse, accountability, the way forward for the world—are as perilous, but as falling-down humorous, as ever.” –Linda Winer, Newsday
"A great, incredible play... provocative, witty and deeply upsetting... a looking out and radical rethinking of yankee political drama." - Frank wealthy, New York Times
"A victory for theater, for the reworking energy of the mind's eye to show devastation into beauty." - John Lahr, New Yorker
“An tremendously amazing paintings of the mind's eye and mind, a towering instance of what theater stretched to its complete power can achieve.” -Philadelphia Inquirer
"Angels in the United States is the best drama of our time, chatting with us of a complete period of lifestyles and dying as no different play inside of reminiscence. It ranks as not anything under one of many maximum performs of the 20th century." - John Heilpern, New York Observer
“Some playwrights are looking to swap the area. a few are looking to revolutionize theater. Tony Kushner is that rarity of rarities: a author who has the promise to do both.” -New York Times
This new version of Tony Kushner's masterpiece is released with the author's contemporary adjustments and a brand new advent in social gathering of the 20th anniversary of its unique creation. probably the most commemorated American performs in background, Angels in the US used to be presented Tony Awards for top Play and the Pulitzer Prize for Drama. It used to be made into an Emmy Award-winning HBO movie directed via Mike Nichols. This two-part epic, subtitled "A homosexual Fantasia on nationwide Themes," has bought enormous quantities of performances around the globe in additional than twenty-six languages.
Tony Kushner’s performs comprise Angels in America; Hydriotaphia, or the demise of Dr. Brown; The Illusion, tailored from the play by means of Pierre Cornelle; Slavs!; A brilliant Room referred to as Day; Homebody/Kabul; Caroline, or Change, a musical with composer Jeanine Tesori; and The clever Homosexual’s consultant to Capitalism and Socialism with a Key to the Scriptures. He wrote the screenplays for Mike Nichols’s movie of Angels in the US and for Steven Spielberg’s Munich and Lincoln. His books contain The artwork of Maurice Sendak: 1980 to the Present; Brundibar, with illustrations via Maurice Sendak; and Wrestling with Zion: innovative Jewish-American Responses to the Israeli-Palestinian Conflict, co-edited with Alisa Solomon.
Among many honors, Kushner is the recipient of a Pulitzer Prize, Tony Awards, 3 Obie Awards, night commonplace Awards, an Olivier Award, an Emmy Award, Oscar nominations, and the Steinberg uncommon Playwright Award. he's a member of the yank Academy of Arts and Letters. In 2012, he used to be presented a countrywide Medal of Arts via President Barack Obama. He lives in ny along with his husband, Mark Harris.
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