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Chasing Manet

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Comedy Characters: 3 males, 4 females

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In Tina Howe's comedy, Chasing Manet, a rebellious painter from a distinguished family in Boston and an ebullient Jewish woman with a huge adoring family form an unlikely bond. Inside the confining walls of Mount Airy Nursing Home, the two plot an escape to Paris aboard the QE2. But can they possibly pull it off amidst the c
Paperback, 71 pages
Published January 12th 2011 by Samuel French Trade
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One of my favorite of Howe's plays. This play deals with mortality and aging in a beautifully comic way and the characters that she creates are very three dimensional. The conclusion is a triumph and it brings a feeling of satisfaction and accomplishment to the reader through the characters. I'd love to see the play performed.
Not Ms. Howe's best work...
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