At Home at the Zoo: Homelife and the Zoo Story by Edward Albee
By Edward Albee
'I've been to the zoo.' those commencing phrases usher the viewers into some of the most iconic performs in American theatre heritage: The Zoo Story.
More than fifty years later, grasp playwright Edward Albee (Who's fearful of Virginia Woolf? and The Goat, or who's Sylvia?) wrote a prequel to his vintage. domestic existence includes the occasions in Peter's existence instantly previous his come upon with Jerry at the park bench and is each piece as strong because the unique. We meet Ann, Peter's spouse, and spot the dialog that forced Peter to move for that fateful stroll within the park.
For the 1st time accumulated in a single quantity, Edward Albee's At domestic on the Zoo is a needs to for any theatre lover.
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Hah! KATURIAN. I'll beat the shit out of ya ... MICHAL. Don't ... (Katurian hugs him. ) KATURIAN. Arrghh, Jesus, Michal! MICHAL. Sorry, Katurian. KATURIAN. It's alright. ) We'll be alright, Michal. We'll be alright. We'll get out of here. If we just stick together. MICHAL. Yeah. My arse is really itchy today. I don't know why. Have we got any of that powder left? KATURIAN. No, you used it all. Like it was going out of style. MICHAL. Mm. But we ain't going home for a while anyway, are we? KATURIAN.
ARIEL. Way overstepped the mark. TUPOLSKI. Hurry up and torture the prisoner, please, Ariel. We've got to shoot him in half an hour. ) KATURIAN. Where's your father now, Ariel? ARTEL. Do not say a word, Tupolski! Do not say a word! TUPOLSKI. I'm not saying a word. I'm reading his confession. I'm doing my job. Like I say. KATURIAN. Is he in prison? ARIEL. And you shut your mouth also, pervert. KATURIAN. Or you'll do what? Or you'll torture and execute me? ) Is he in prison? ARIEL. Shh shh shh, I'm trying to concentrate ...
That was easy. Well, y'know, in that case, there's probably a lot more of your stories you should burn too, 'cos some of 'em, and I'm not being funny or anything, but some of 'em are a bit sick, really. KATURIAN. Why don't we just burn all of them, Michal. It'd save a lot of time weeding out the sick ones from the not-sick ones. MICHAL. No, no, that'd be silly, burning all of them. No. Just the ones that are gonna make people go out and kill kids. And it wouldn't take long weeding out the ones that aren't gonna make people go out and kill kids, 'cos you've only got about two that aren't gonna make people go out and kill kids, haven't ya?