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My Head Was a Sledgehammer: Six Plays

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This new collection of Foreman's plays included Eddie Goes To Poetry City (Seattle and New York versions), The Mind King, Samuel's Major Problems, My Head Was a Sledgehammer and I've Got the Shakes. The directions included with each play elucidate the playwrights intent and crystallize his philosphy of theater. In addition, an unannotated version of My Head Was a Sledgeham ...more
Paperback, 338 pages
Published November 1st 1995 by The Overlook Press (first published February 1st 1995)
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Really tried to read these plays.
All six of them.
I can't tell if Richard Foreman is a genius or a fool.
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Richard Foreman graduated from Brown University (B.A. 1959), and received an MFA in Playwriting from Yale School of Drama in 1962.[1] As an undergraduate, he was instrumental in the formation of Production Workshop, Brown University's student theatre group, while taking part in other student theatre, including set-designing Brownbrokers' 1958 production of Down to Earth.[2] In 1993, Brown presente ...more
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