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America Hurrah (Interview; TV; Motel) Alternative title: (1) Pavane; (3) America Hurrah Author: Jean-Claude van Itallie Date/place of 1st performance: (1 and 2) 1965, New York; (3) 1966, New York Date of 1st publication: 1967 Genre: 3 satires in 1 act Setting/time of action: (1) Interview room, street, gymnasium, subway, hospital, etc., USA, 1960s; (2) Television viewing room, USA, 1960s; (3) Motel, USA, 1960s Cast: (1) 7m, 6f, extras, played by 8 actors; (2) 28m, 24f, played by 8 actors; (3) 1m, 2f 

The Oxford Dictionary of Plays

Michael Patterson

As written texts, these three short plays have little to commend them. Their absurdist quality harks back to Ionesco, and ...

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