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EINPresswire.com/ — American Phantasmagoria By Daniel P Quinn.
American Phantasmagoria swaggers between Texas with a nightmarish re-enactment of the Hiroshima bombing; a London meeting between Henry James and Mark Twain to the dis-enfranchisement of Colonel Saunders and his Chicken business.
This Trilogy of 3 plays includes FANGS TO RICHES; THE ROCKING CHAIR; and GLORIA V. as the sanguine life and Rise and Fall of Gloria Vanderbilt and her jean business, the tyranny of despots and ends in chaos with a cameo appearance by djt all written under quarantine in 2020.
These plays were first published in “Short Plays to Long Remember” (TNT 2011) and Local Knowledge (2016) by Sanjay Agnihotri. THE ROCKING CHAIR is both a survival of the fittest and a homage to Samuel Beckett. TRC was also published in Shapes of Things by Angela Rapkin at Essex County College.
Originally published by Sanjay Agnihotri (Local Knowledge Press) and Francine L Trevens in “Short Plays to Long Remember” they complete American Phantasmagoria. The William Carlos Williams Center; Harold Clurman Theatre, and Theatre for the New City (TNC) sponsored notable readings. “Short Plays to Long Remember” (TnT Books) received Honorable mention as a Next Generation Finalist in the Indie Book Awards in 2011. Malachy McCourt appeared in a reading of THE ROCKING CHAIR at Lincoln Center to a capacity crowd with direction by Francine L Trevens.
AMERICAN PHANTASMAGORIA is dedicated to the memory of Francine L Trevens and Claudio Abbado.
Olympia Dukakis praised FANGS TO RICHES and it was a Finalist i the 2018 Rave Theatre Festival by Ken Davenport. Short Plays to Long Remember (tnT ) also won Independent publishing awards (2010-12). https://conta.cc/2DDethA.
The Bergen Record featured earlier notable books including “organized labor” (Author House); The Montclair Times “Exits & Entrances: 25 years Off-Broadway, opera and beyond (Author House)”; and Local Knowledge literary magazine published GLORIA V which now completes American Phantasmagoria Trilogy in 2020.
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