Roderick Vincent's Reviews > The Goat, or Who is Sylvia?

The Goat, or Who is Sylvia? by Edward Albee
Rate this book
Clear rating

by
24256587
's review

really liked it

Edward Albee is an actor's playwright because the text really gives the actors a lot of possibilities. Bestiality isn't a common topic, so in terms of how this play was unique, there it is...But beyond "being different" for the sake of being different, it was craftily put together...The only hiccup for me was the son Billy's sudden romantic kiss with the father. I didn't buy it, and it was a wrinkle that really wasn't needed as the whole play was a step over the edge, so why cloud it with believability issues? Still, it had a very memorable ending, and I look forward to seeing it staged sometime.
1 like · flag

Sign into Goodreads to see if any of your friends have read The Goat, or Who is Sylvia?.
Sign In »

Reading Progress

September 7, 2017 – Started Reading
September 10, 2017 – Shelved
September 10, 2017 – Finished Reading

No comments have been added yet.