Am i blue is a play by beth henley and was written in 1972 and first performed in 1974 at southern methodist university it premiered off-broadway in 1982 at. The author of am i blue, beth henley, begins the play with the seventeen-year- old protagonist john polk sitting alone in a bar john contemplates on the red and.
This is one of the depictions in the one act play “am i blue,” written by beth henley this play illustrates the two main characters, john polk. Though she was hesitant be a writer, beth henley's career as a playwright idea of a large, beth henley, am i blue, new york: dramatists play service, 1982. Beth henley talks about her way of writing plays into playwriting after a mild success with her one-act ''am i blue,'' written while still attending.
Beth henley is a distinguished professor of theatre arts she is a playwright, screenwriter and actress whose 1979 crimes of the heart won the pulitzer prize . Am i blue has 44 ratings and 4 reviews marjorie said: i hastily read through this as i was sitting on a bench outside before class it took no more than. Examine the life, times, and work of beth henley through detailed author biographies she wrote her first play, a one-act work titled am i blue, while she was a.
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Biography for beth henley the playwright including canon of works, studies at southern methodist university, henley completed her first short play, am i blue. Beth henley, in full elizabeth becker henley, (born may 8, 1952, her first play, the one-act am i blue, was produced while she was still an. 2017 by eileen warburton for some reason, i have better luck when i work with women i guess i have a good sense of sisterhood.Download