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The Cave Dwellers: A Play In Two Acts

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A play, in two acts and ten scenes, happens within the space of a few days, on the stage of an abandoned theatre on the lower East Side of New York, in the midst of a slum clearing project.
Paperback, 126 pages
Published 1958 by Samuel French Inc.
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My 2nd favorite Saroyan play thus far. It's not quite as poignant as The Time of Your Life, but it's far dreamier and with a very strange setting. I thought the whole concept was very unique, and the cast of characters is brilliant and not likely to be forgotten. Saroyan is as humane and engaging as ever, and he almost always creates his characters to be people you'd want to spend time with yourself - which is exactly what you're doing with a play, actually.

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William Saroyan was an American - Armenian author. The setting of many of his stories and plays was Fresno, California (sometimes under a fictional name), the center of Armenian-American life in California and where he grew up.
Saroyan was born in Fresno, California to Armenian immigrants from Bitlis, Turkey. At the age of three, after his father's death, Saroyan was placed in the orphanage in Oakl
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