Never the Sinner: A Play

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Samuel French, Inc. #ad - Nathan Leopold Jr. Age eighteen, and robert Loeb, age nineteen, killed fourteen-year-old Bobby Franks. Why would wealthy young men murder an innocent boy? What demons lurked behind Loeb's flashing good looks? Behind Leopold's saturnine intellect? This exquisite Off-Broadway hit explores the complex r. Clarence darrow defended them, pleading eloquently against capital punishment.

They were quickly apprehended when Leopold's glasses were found near the corpse. Chicago, may 21, 1924.

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THRILL ME: The Leopold & Loeb Story: 2017 Revised Revival Version

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CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform #ad - Script of the 2017 revised revival version of the Off-Broadway musical THRILL ME: The Leopold & Loeb Story.

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The Pillowman Faber Drama

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Faber & Faber #ad - The Pillowman Faber Drama #ad - Faber & Faber. A writer in a totalitarian state is interrogated about the gruesome content of his short stories and their similarities to a number of child-murders that are happening in his town. Sometimes you don't even know what you've been craving until the real thing comes along. New york times'mcDonagh is more than just a very clever theatrical stylist.

They are bridges over a deep pit of sympathy and sorrow, illuminated by a tragic vision of stunted and frustrated lives. Fintan o'toole, irish timesmartin mcdonagh's searingly brilliant new play premières at the National Theatre, London in November 2003. His tricks and turns have a purpose.

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Side Man: A Play

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Grove Press #ad - Lauded by peter marks of the new york times as "powerfully unsettling…an enormously moving play, a young man who looks back on his family life; prior to leaving home, " Side Man is the comic and tender story of Clifford, Clifford reconciles the role that he has long played as parent to his parents.

. Smoothly gliding between present and past, the play tells the story of a time before the Beatles and Elvis, when jazzmen were heroic like ballplayers and there was no shortage of Saturday-night gigs. Side man is both a tribute to the men whose lives were their music and a sober look at a family drama left in the wake of that passion.

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The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time: The Play Modern Plays

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Methuen Drama #ad - He has never ventured alone beyond the end of his road, he detests being touched and he distrusts strangers. Faber & Faber. He has an extraordinary brain and is exceptional at maths, but he is ill-equipped to interpret everyday life. It has been speared with a garden fork, it is seven minutes after midnight, and Christopher is under suspicion.

My name is Christopher John Francis Boone. But christopher's detective work, forbidden by his father, takes him on a frightening journey that turns his world upside-down. Simon stephens's adaptation of mark haddon's bestselling, award-winning novel, The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-time offers a richly theatrical exploration of this touching and bleakly humorous tale.

The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time: The Play Modern Plays #ad - This edition contains some strong language and may not be suitable for all school curricula. I know all the countries of the world and the capital cities. He records each fact in the book he is writing to solve the mystery of who murdered Wellington. Methuen Publishing. And every prime number up to 7507. Christopher, fifteen years old, stands beside Mrs Shears's dead dog.

Other editions are available.

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Agnes of God

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Samuel French, Inc. #ad - Used book in Good Condition. Miriam ruth, determindly keeps young Agnes from the doctor, the Mother Superior, arousing Livingstone's suspicions further. A hit on Broadway and later on film. Who killed the infant and who fathered the tiny victim? Livingstone's questions force all three women to re-examine the meaning of faith and the power of love leading to a dramatic, compelling climax.

Agnes of God #ad - Methuen Publishing. Martha livingstone, a court-appointed psychiatrist, is charged with assessing the sanity of a young novitiat accused of murdering her newborn. Drama / characters: 3 FemalesSummoned to a covent, Dr. Riveting, powerful, electrifying drama. The dialogue crackles. New york daily News "Outstanding play that.

. Deals intelligently with questions of religion and psychology. The new york Times"Unquestionably blindingly theatrical.

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Compulsion: A Novel

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Fig Tree Books LLC #ad - Judd is a weedy introvert, a genius who longs for a companion whom he can idolize and worship. Used book in Good Condition. Methuen Publishing. Judd steiner and artie straus have it all: wealth, intelligence, and the world at their feet as part of the elite, upper-crust Jewish community of 1920s Chicago. Artie is handsome, athletic, and popular, but he possesses a hidden, powerful sadistic streak and a desire to dominate.

Compulsion forces us to ask what drives some further into darkness, and some to seek redemption. Heartbreaking as it is gripping, compulsion is written with a tense and penetrating force that led the Los Angeles Times to call Levin, “the most significant Jewish writer of his times. Faber & Faber. This incisive psychological portrait of two young murderers seized the imagination of an era and is generally recognized as paving the way for the first non-fiction novel.

Compulsion: A Novel #ad - Obsessed with nietzsche’s idea of the superhuman, both boys decide to prove that they are above the laws of man by arbitrarily picking and murdering a Jewish boy in their neighborhood. This new edition of meyer levin's classic literary thriller Compulsion reintroduces the fictionalized case of Leopold and Loeb – once considered the "crime of the century" – to a new generation.

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Acting Edition - Thrill Me: The Leopold & Loeb Story

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Dramatists Play Service, Inc. #ad - Acting Edition - Thrill Me: The Leopold & Loeb Story #ad - Book annotation not available for this title. Title: thrill meauthor: dolginoff, stephenpublisher: dramatist's play servicepublication Date: 2006/05/30Number of Pages: 65Binding Type: PAPERBACKLibrary of Congress: 2006543214 Faber & Faber. Used book in Good Condition. Methuen Publishing.

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Leopold and Loeb: The Crime of the Century

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University of Illinois Press #ad - Among the criminal celebrities of prohibition-era Chicago, not even Al Capone was more notorious than two well-educated and highly intelligent Jewish boys from wealthy South Side families. Revealing secret testimony and raising questions that have gone unanswered for decades, in which Leopold and Loeb were defended by the era's most famous attorney, and the trial, Hal Higdon separates fact from myth as he unravels the crime, the investigation, Clarence Darrow.

. In a meticulously planned murder scheme disguised as a kidnapping, Nathan Leopold and Richard Loeb chose fourteen-year-old Bobby Franks at random as their victim, abandoning his crumpled body in a culvert before his parents had a chance to respond to the ransom demand. Higdon's razor sharp account of their chilling act, their celebrity, and their ultimate emergence as folk heroes resonates unnervingly in our own violent time.

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John Logan: Plays One

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Oberon Books #ad - Faber & Faber. Used book in Good Condition. Methuen Publishing. The first published collection of plays from acclaimed playwright and screenwriter John Logan. This book includes red tony award for best play, I'll Eat You Last Broadway premiere starring Bette Midler and Peter and Alice West End premiere starring Judi Dench.

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Hauptmann

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Samuel French, Inc. #ad - It is one of rising anti german sentiment in America, of rich versus poor, of the state versus the indivi Faber & Faber. Drama john logancharacters: 5 male, 2 female Various sets. This compelling drama by the author of never the Sinner begins just moments before the 1936 execution of Bruno Richard Hauptmann, the German immigrant who was convicted of murdering the Lindbergh's baby.

Used book in Good Condition. With prison guards doubling as other characters in flashback, Hauptmann tells his gripping story. Methuen Publishing.

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