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Dark of the Moon

By Howard Richardson, William Berney

Routledge – 1987 – 96 pages

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    978-0-87830-517-9
    January 7th 1987

Description

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

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Description: By Howard Richardson, William Berney. 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...
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