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eBook Too Much Light Makes the Baby Go Blind (30 Plays in 60 Minutes) ePub

eBook Too Much Light Makes the Baby Go Blind (30 Plays in 60 Minutes) ePub

by Greg Allen

  • ISBN: 1568500319
  • Subcategory: No category
  • Author: Greg Allen
  • Language: English
  • Publisher: Playscripts (2000)
  • ePub book: 1532 kb
  • Fb2 book: 1992 kb
  • Other: lit mbr lrf azw
  • Rating: 4.6
  • Votes: 457

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Too Much Light Makes the Baby Go Blind: 30 Plays in 60 Minutes (Too Much Light or TML) was the longest running show in Chicago and the only open-run Off-Off-Broadway show in New York.

Too Much Light Makes the Baby Go Blind: 30 Plays in 60 Minutes (Too Much Light or TML) was the longest running show in Chicago and the only open-run Off-Off-Broadway show in New York. Starting in 1988, the show ran 50 weekends of the year until 2016. As its subtitle states, the show consists of 30 short plays performed in 60-minutes. All were written, directed, and performed by a small ensemble called the Neo-Futurists.

An onstage 60-minute timer keeps everyone honest. This collection of 90 comic, tragic, political, personal, and abstract plays gives you the chance to program your own evening of 30 Neo-Futurist plays to reflect the lives and experiences of your own ensemble. Having opened in 1988 and still playing today as the longest-running show in Chicago history, Too Much Light Makes The Baby Go Blind is an ensemble experiment in presenting "30 Plays in 60 Minutes. An onstage 60-minute timer keeps everyone honest.

The show presents 30 plays in 60 minutes the citadel of metatheater, The Neo-Futurists arguably do as much to explore the very nature of the act of performing than any other resident theater in the United States. Chicago Tribune a high-pitched amalgam of performance, political satire, and personal revelation-with the audience fully part of the ac.

Neo-Futurism as an aesthetic, as well as the format of TMLMTBGB, are both creations of founder Greg Allen, although, due to the changing roster o. .

Too Much Light Makes the Baby Go Blind: 30 Plays in 60 Minutes (TMLMTBGB) is the longest running show in Chicago and the only open run Off Off Broadway show in New York. As its subtitle states, the show consists of 30 short plays performed in a 60 minute space, written, directed, and performed by a small ensemble called the Neo-Futurists. Neo-Futurism as an aesthetic, as well as the format of TMLMTBGB, are both creations of founder Greg Allen, although, due to the changing roster of plays in TMLMTBGB, Allen has not actually had a play in the show at all times during its run. To date, three volumes of plays from the show have been published.

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The material runs the gamut of style, tone, and topic: musical, confession, agit-prop, poetic gesture, physical comedy, puppet theater, audience interrogation, folk song, sex joke, and many more. The plays are funny, moving, challenging, powerful, and occasionally just plain weird. This collection of 100 short (very short) plays from The Neo-Futurists’ acclaimed cult hit Too Much Light Makes the Baby Go Blind was originally published by Chicago Plays in 1993.

Blind is an ensemble experiment in presenting 30 Plays in 60 Minutes.

Comedy ~ Drama, Having opened in 1988 and still playing today as the longest-running show in Chicago history, Too Much Light Makes The Baby Go Blind is an ensemble experiment in presenting 30 Plays in 60 Minutes.

Comedy ~ Drama / Having opened in 1988 and still playing today as the longest-running show in Chicago history, Too Much Light Makes The Baby Go Blind is an ensemble experiment in presenting 30 Plays in 60 Minutes. Each two-minute play is performed in random order with an interactive audience. An onstage 60-minute timer keeps everyone honest. This collection of 90 comic, tragic, political, personal, and abstract plays gives you the chance to program your own evening of 30 Neo-Futurist plays to reflect the lives and experiences of your own ensemble. Go! (Cast: 5 f, 5 m ~ 5-20 actors possible: 2-10 f, 2-10 m)