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Spoon River Anthology
Text by Edgar Lee Masters

Conceived and Directed by Jimmy Maize (MFA Directing Candidate, 2012)

Director Jimmy Maize re-imagines The Spoon River Anthology, Edgar Lee Masters' influential 1915 book of poetry. The collection of epitaphs vividly depicts life in the fictional Midwestern town of Spoon River, as told from the perspective of its deceased residents. Maize's adaptation incorporates over 100 actors and original live music and dance, capturing the innovative spirit of Masters' work and updating it for contemporary audiences.

April 18th–21st, 2012
Wednesday–Saturday at 8pm in Riverside Church.
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Special talkback with writer/director Moises Kaufman (The Laramie Project, 33 Variations) after the Friday April 20th show.

April 24th–28th, 2012
Tuesday–Saturday at 8pm at The Invisible Dog Art Center, Brooklyn.
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Birthday Triage Good Person of Szechwan Spoon River
    		Anthology New Plays
		Now 2012

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