[PDF] Download ï A Piece of My Heart | by ↠ Shirley Lauro

By Shirley Lauro | Comments: ( 782 ) | Date: ( Dec 12, 2019 )

Full Length, DramaCharacters 1 male, 6 femaleUnit setThis is a powerful, true drama of six women who went to Viet Nam five nurses and a country western singer booked by an unscrupulous agent to entertain the troops The play portrays each young woman before, during, and after her tour in the war torn jungle and ends as each leaves a personal token at The Wall in WashingtoFull Length, DramaCharacters 1 male, 6 femaleUnit setThis is a powerful, true drama of six women who went to Viet Nam five nurses and a country western singer booked by an unscrupulous agent to entertain the troops The play portrays each young woman before, during, and after her tour in the war torn jungle and ends as each leaves a personal token at The Wall in Washington.A Piece of My Heart premiered in New York at Manhattan Theatre Club, and now has enjoyed over 1000 productions here and abroad It has recently been named The most enduring play on Vietnam in the nation, by The Vietnam Vets Association There have been a number of plays dealing with Viet Nam, but none with the direct, emotional impact of Ms Lauro s work N.Y Times Brought the audience to tears and a standing ovation Variety A riveting, rending dramatic experience Louisville Courier Journal


  • Title: A Piece of My Heart
  • Author: Shirley Lauro
  • ISBN: 9780573693335
  • Page: 298
  • Format: paperback

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Comments A Piece of My Heart

  • Monica

    Since I'm in itI guess reading it is ongoingbut the more time I spend in it, the more I love it!


  • SerahRose

    This was a hard one for me to rate according the GoodReads system, to be honest. On a professional level, I can see why this play is so well-loved, moving to watch (I imagine), and highly respected. It tells an untold story creatively, engagingly, and often with unexpected wit. Seeing it live, I might actually cry.But personally, it's not my favorite kind of play. I'm not the best judge of reading plays since, even as a theatre professional, I'm not all that fond of sitting down and reading a pl [...]


  • Ryan Crim

    This script follows the lives of five young nurses aiding the soldiers in the Vietnam war. We see the war phase them as they experience the feelings of heart break, national pride, national anger, regret, homesick and obligation. We see their journey from home to the war to returning, suffering from memories and finally reuniting with each other at the memorial in a celebration of laughs and tears. This script is brilliantly written as it makes you feel the emotions the nurses feel and is a subs [...]


  • Debbie Raulerson

    This was a wonderful read and would be a wonderful cross-curricular class assignment. It would need a lot of shared prior knowledge as our students, I feel would not connect with some of the terms and situations. This play brought me to tears at the end as I could picture these women and men. Great job, Shirley Lauro.


  • Anne

    Abigail was in this play:)


  • Shirley Lauro

    what the Vietnam war was truly about -- it was about all wars -- suffering, destruction, doom of innocent people


  • Kimberly

    So far this play has been moving.


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