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The Key
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written by Joyce Carol Oates, 1938- (1991); directed by Gordon Hunt, 1929-; performed by Hector Elizondo, 1936-, Don Reed, 1959- and JoBeth Williams, 1948- (Los Angeles, CA: L. A. Theatre Works, 1991, originally published 1991), 33 mins
A hilarious perverse encounter between a vacationing suburban housewife, recently separated from her husband, and a prosperous businessman.
written by Joyce Carol Oates, 1938- (1991); directed by Gordon Hunt, 1929-; performed by Hector Elizondo, 1936-, Don Reed, 1959- and JoBeth Williams, 1948- (Los Angeles, CA: L. A. Theatre Works, 1991, originally published 1991), 33 mins
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American Appetites
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written by Joyce Carol Oates, 1938- (1989); directed by Gordon Hunt, 1929-; performed by Keith Carradine, 1949-, Lisa Akey, 1969-, Alastair Duncan, 1958-, Paul Eiding, 1957-, Anna Gunn, Jean Louisa Kelly, 1972-, Dan Lauria, 1947-, Frank Muller, Elizabeth Ward Land, B.J. Ward, 1941-, Liza Weil, 1977- and Tegan West (Los Angeles, CA: L. A. Theatre Works, 1989, originally published 1989), 1 hour 27 mins
In American Appetites, the façade of an affluent suburban couple crumbles under the weight of tragedy and scandal. When Ian McCullough accidentally pushes his wife, Glynnis, through a plate glass window during an argument, the American dream turns into a nightmare. A sophisticated, witty and chilling tale.
written by Joyce Carol Oates, 1938- (1989); directed by Gordon Hunt, 1929-; performed by Keith Carradine, 1949-, Lisa Akey, 1969-, Alastair Duncan, 1958-, Paul Eiding, 1957-, Anna Gunn, Jean Louisa Kelly, 1972-, Dan Lauria, 1947-, Frank Muller, Elizabeth Ward Land, B.J. Ward, 1941-, Liza Weil, 1977- and Tegan West (Los Angeles, CA: L. A. Theatre Works, 1989, originally published 1989), 1 hour 27 mins
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Gulf War and Black
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written by Joyce Carol Oates, 1938- (1991); directed by Peggy Shannon; performed by Ed Asner, 1929-, Stephanie Dunnam, 1959-, Nan Martin, 1927-2010, Joe Spano, 1946- and Rif Hutton (Los Angeles, CA: L. A. Theatre Works, 2009, originally published 1991), 1 hour 31 mins
An affluent young couple entertains an older couple for an evening of cocktails and politics during the Gulf War. But as the evening continues, the conversation take a bizarre and absurd tone.
written by Joyce Carol Oates, 1938- (1991); directed by Peggy Shannon; performed by Ed Asner, 1929-, Stephanie Dunnam, 1959-, Nan Martin, 1927-2010, Joe Spano, 1946- and Rif Hutton (Los Angeles, CA: L. A. Theatre Works, 2009, originally published 1991), 1 hour 31 mins
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The Perfectionist
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written by Joyce Carol Oates, 1938- (1995); directed by Robert Robinson; performed by Harold Gould, 1923-2010, Barbara Bosson, 1939-, Annabeth Gish, 1971-, David Schwimmer, 1966-, David Selby, 1941- and Valierie Landsburg, 1958- (Los Angeles, CA: L. A. Theatre Works, 1995, originally published 1998), 1 hour 53 mins
Author Joyce Carol Oates turns her satiric eye to Tobias Harte, a man obsessed with perfection in everything from ethics to egg salad. Rollicking comedy ensues as Harte struggles with his highly imperfect family and friends.
written by Joyce Carol Oates, 1938- (1995); directed by Robert Robinson; performed by Harold Gould, 1923-2010, Barbara Bosson, 1939-, Annabeth Gish, 1971-, David Schwimmer, 1966-, David Selby, 1941- and Valierie Landsburg, 1958- (Los Angeles, CA: L. A. Theatre Works, 1995, originally published 1998), 1 hour 53 mins
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Tone Clusters
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written by Joyce Carol Oates, 1938- (1991); directed by Gordon Hunt, 1929-; performed by Ed Asner, 1929-, Hector Elizondo, 1936- and Joyce Van Patten, 1934- (Los Angeles, CA: L. A. Theatre Works, 1991, originally published 1991), 54 mins
A chilling trig-comedy that takes the form of an interview between a middle-aged, middle-class American couple and the media.
written by Joyce Carol Oates, 1938- (1991); directed by Gordon Hunt, 1929-; performed by Ed Asner, 1929-, Hector Elizondo, 1936- and Joyce Van Patten, 1934- (Los Angeles, CA: L. A. Theatre Works, 1991, originally published 1991), 54 mins
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The Truth Teller
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written by Joyce Carol Oates, 1938- (1993); directed by Robert Robinson; performed by Charles Durning, 1923-2012, Arthur Hanket, 1954-, Gary Kroeger, 1957-, Marsha Mason, 1942-, Priscilla Pointer, 1924-, William Schallert and JoBeth Williams, 1948- (L. A. Theatre Works, 1993, originally published 1993), 1 hour 39 mins, 99 page(s)
Joyce Carol Oates' hilarious take-off on a classic Southern play begins when liberated Hedda arrives home to visit the family estate, ruled by the family’s tyrannical patriarch, “Tiny” Culligan. Tiny doesn’t know what to make of Hedda’s intellectual boyfriend, Saul. But then, Saul doesn’t know what to...
written by Joyce Carol Oates, 1938- (1993); directed by Robert Robinson; performed by Charles Durning, 1923-2012, Arthur Hanket, 1954-, Gary Kroeger, 1957-, Marsha Mason, 1942-, Priscilla Pointer, 1924-, William Schallert and JoBeth Williams, 1948- (L. A. Theatre Works, 1993, originally published 1993), 1 hour 39 mins, 99 page(s)
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Black Water: An American Opera
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written by Joyce Carol Oates, 1938- (1997); directed by Gordon Hunt, 1929-; composed by John Duffy, 1926-; performed by Patrick Mason, Karen Burlingame, David Lee Brewer, Stephanie Buckley, Reid Bruton, Kimberly Graham, Linda Kerns, 1953-, Erin Langston, John Savarese and Rob Chacklett (Los Angeles, CA: L. A. Theatre Works, 1998, originally published 1997), 1 hour 34 mins
Based on National Book Award-winner Joyce Carol Oates’ novella about the Chappaquiddick scandal, this tragic and beautiful new opera enthralls as a handsome Senator uses power to enchant, seduce and carelessly destroy.
written by Joyce Carol Oates, 1938- (1997); directed by Gordon Hunt, 1929-; composed by John Duffy, 1926-; performed by Patrick Mason, Karen Burlingame, David Lee Brewer, Stephanie Buckley, Reid Bruton, Kimberly Graham, Linda Kerns, 1953-, Erin Langston, John Savarese and Rob Chacklett (Los Angeles, CA: L. A. Theatre Works, 1998, originally published 1997), 1 hour 34 mins
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