Dark of the Moon

By Howard Richardson, William Berney

© 1987 – Routledge

98 pages

Purchasing Options:
Paperback: 9780878305179
pub: 1987-01-07
US Dollars$28.95
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About the Book

As the tale unfolds, a witch boy tarries in a mountain community in love with a beautiful girl named Barbara Allen. The superstitious townspeople resent their happiness and their subsequent meddling ends in violence and tragedy. This play was proclaimed a Broadway hit.

Reviews

"Its `hillbilly' dialect has the strangely moving poetic quality of a folk ballad." -- Players Magazine

"The kind of play the audience instantly likes." -- New York Times

"A show of magical appeal." -- New York Herald Tribune

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
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LITERARY CRITICISM / General