Can peace come off the shelf? Gary Corseri reviews Peace Plays by Johan Galtung, Vitahl Rajan, and S. P. Udayakumar.
The Star gets back to drama by bringing you the original script for Nick Stokes’s currently running play, Duels, now playing at 12th Avenue Arts.
In this verse play by Gary Corseri, Robert Frost attempts to exorcise his demons by writing a poem, but is confronted by Carol, the son lost to him by suicide.
A dramatic script by Nick Stokes, originally produced at 14/48 Projects in January 2012.
It makes perfect sense that a culture whose most powerful public mass medium was radio should value the spoken word highly. Poets themselves were well aware of this quality of radio. It would take awhile, however, before poets began to write especially for the medium itself.