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Publisher: Dramatists Play Service, In. 1994. LONG AGO AND FAR AWAY is a domestic drama of a troubled young wife who finds herself crossing through time-and identities-on a fateful winter evening in an empty apartment.
Time Flies and Other Short Plays. David Ives is hit or miss for me, but I love this collection and I love it even more in production. Each play stands on its own and yet they all contribute to a fascinating anthology.
Naomi in the Living Room and Other Short Plays: A Collection of One-Acts.
Written by David Ives, Audiobook narrated by Samantha Bennett, Jane Brucker . Narrated by: Gus Buktenica, Dale Calandia, Marilou Henner, and others.
Written by David Ives, Audiobook narrated by Samantha Bennett, Jane Brucker, Ian Gomez, Arye Gross, Richard Kind, Dinah Manoff, Nia Vardalos. Length: 2 hrs. Original Recording.
A series of short comedic works from playwright David Ives, with .
A series of short comedic works from playwright David Ives, with subjects ranging from the Lindbergh baby to chimps typing literary classics. Theatre Works full cast performance featuring: Act I The Philadelphia Richard Kind as Al Nia Vardalos as Waitress Tom Virtue as Mark Long Ago and Far Away Jane Brucker as Landlady Arye Gross as Gus Dinah Manoff as Laura Tom Virtue as Jack Mere Mortals Ian Gomez as Paptak Arye Gross as Frank Richard Kind as Joe Tom Virtue as.
and other short plays. Published 1994 by Dramatists Play Service in New York. One-act plays, American. Long ago and far away. Foreplay, or, The art of the fugue.
Long Ago and Far Away and Other Short Plays. Actors, directors and playwrights alike must all read this book. This is possibly the wittiest and greatest examples of modern comedic theater in a long, long time. I mean, everyone needs to read or see this collection performed.
Ives's characters plunge into black holes called "Philadelphias," where the simplest desires are hilariously thwarted. His short plays are collected in two anthologies, "All In the Timing" (Vintage) and "Time Flies" (Grove). He is also the author of a young adult novel, Monsieur Eek (HarperCollins), the almost-true story of how a chimpanzee got mistaken for a Frenchman.