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Shirley Lauro

Full Name: Shirley Lauro
Number of Works: 8
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ISBN: 0573693331, 9780573693335
Keywords: heart, piece
Pages: 138
Published: 1988
  • Rating: 80%

Full Length, Drama Characters: 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
ISBN: 0822202239, 9780822202233
Keywords: diamond, coal
Pages: 19
Published: 1998
  • Rating: 80%
ISBN: 0573618461, 9780573618468
Keywords: admissions, open
Pages: 88
Published: 1984
  • Rating: 40%
ISBN: 0573698007, 9780573698002
Keywords: birds, speckled
Pages: 76
Published: 2010

Characters: 2m, 4f /Drama / A play about growing up in our "have and have-not" society, and discovering what "family" really is. Though Angie, an adolescent, lives in a wealthy town, she is poor. Deserted at birth by her mother, her father killed in War, she lives in a trailer with her ailing but loving Grandma. Though a gifted athlete, Angie's afraid to compete at her preppie school, feeling she's "Trailer Trash". While terrified a disliked aunt will soon take her away to live with her and put Grandma in a Facility, Angie meets a boy, Theo, at school. Brillia