Published by Samuel French Inc
Large Mixed Cast
Described by Edward Albee as "... the greatest American play ever written", the story follows the small town of Grover's Corners through three acts ...
"Love and Marriage"
"Death and Eternity"
Narrated by a stage manager and performed with minimal props and sets, audiences follow the Webb and Gibbs families as their children fall in love, marry, and eventually - in one of the most famous scenes in American theatre - die
This revised and definitive edition also includes Thornton Wilder's final words on how he wanted his play performed
Cast: M17,F7 + Extras
Runs about 120 minutes
WOMAN IN THE BALCONY
MAN IN THE AUDITORIUM
LADY IN THE BOX
THREE BASEBALL PLAYERS
PEOPLE OF THE TOWN
"Thornton Wilder's masterpiece ... An immortal tale of small town morality ... a classic of soft spoken theater" ~ N.Y. Times
"Beautiful and remarkable one of the sagest, warmest and most deeply human scripts to have come out of our theatre ... A spiritual experience" ~ N.Y. Post
"No American play describes more powerfully how we imagine ourselves" ~ N.Y. Daily News
"No play ever moved me so deeply" ~ Alexander Woolcott