The Singing Forest

Author(s): Craig Lucas
A play about gay history comparing Nazi Vienna in the 30s and celebrity-intoxicated New York, Freud appears as a friend in Vienna. The Riemans are your typical American family: they haven’t spoken to each other in decades. Severed by deeply buried secrets from the Holocaust, these endearing individuals are desperate to stay out of contact with each other. Their story takes you on a passage from today’s world of Starbucks, celebrity and therapy to Freud’s inner circle in Vienna and to Paris at the end of World War II.
Format: Drama
Cast Size:6M/3F

Snapshot

Original or Prominent Production:
Intiman Theatre, Seattle, WA, 2004
Nationality of Author: U.S.
Original Language: English
Experience(s) Chronicled: Other Victims of Nazi Persecution

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