The Miracle Worker
Then Annie Sullivan came. Half-blind herself,...more
THE MIRACLE WORKER
I’ve recently read the play The Miracle Worker by William Gibson. It creates many strong images and moments.
The Miracle Worker is about Helen Keller, a girl born both deaf and blind. The character Annie is hired to teach Helen. Annie teaches her a language by tapping symbols on each others hands. At first the chance that Helen will understand seems impossible and no one believes that Helen will do anything significant in her life. When she finally understands this new form of...more
The Miracle Worker was one of those plays intended to reach out to the readers' hearts. The story is of Helen Keller, one of the most iconic figures throughout the world, and her struggle with Annie Sullivan to gain understanding of the world around her.
It portrays a crude glimpse at what Helen's life, and the life of those around her, had in store. Crafted from historical fiction, The Miracle Worker shows how each relation to Helen was "broken" in some way, and how Helen seemed to be the center...more
I'm a little leery of the way African Americans are depicted in the play, and I'm lo...more
The author uses wonderful details to show, rather than tell, what Helen is feeling. To so viv...more
Anyway, I guess plays have grown on me much the way certain foods have that I used to detest. I find myself saying "look what I have been mis...more
I read this in high school... it was the first play I ever became involved with at my school. I've since seen it performed several times, and I've seen the movie a ton of times as well(The original b&w...more
The pivotal moment is amazingly written.
نمایش نامه نیز توسط داوود رشیدی کارگردانی شده و در تیاتر کسری روی صحنه آمده است. از میان فهرست بازیگران در انتهای کتاب، تنها یکی دو تن مانند پرویز بهرام و فخری خوروش را می شناسم. بقیه همه قدیمی هستند.
William Gibson was a Tony Award-winning American playwright and novelist. He graduated from the City College of New York in 1938.
Gibson's most famous play is The Miracle Worker (1959), the story of Helen Keller's childhood education, which won him the Tony Award for Best Pla...more