Lone Star. James McLure. Author bio(s). ISBN: One Act, Comedy “LONE STAR is an uproarious comedy about two bawdily rambunctious. Lone Star has 80 ratings and 4 reviews. J said: Part of the Texas Two Step I read this with my Chinese students. While they didn’t appreciate the slice. LONE STAR by James McLure. Change isn’t easy. Take it from Roy, the Vietnam vet returning home to his beloved Texas. He goes back to.
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Christian Smith rated it it was amazing Dec 26, Laura rated it it was ok Feb 15, My library Help Advanced Book Search. Roy, a brawny, macho type who had once been a local high-school hero, is back in town after a hitch in Vietnam and trying to reestablish his position in the community. Leave a comment Cancel reply Your email address will not be published. Kathy rated it liked it Dec 09, Men Women Total Cast. Now Published Musicals Pulitzer Winners. This site uses Akismet to reduce spam.
Dec 30, J Nick rated it liked it Shelves: Denise rated it liked it May 18, Greg Pragel as Cletis eshews predictable superficiality by marvelously combining obvious geekiness with inner lond. Alternating between flavorfully humorous and darkly revealing dialogue, Mr.
The play takes place in the cluttered backyard of a small-town Texas bar. The latest play he presented there was Seductiona play about the inner workings of a stage production.
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Sincehe has reviewed theater, cabaret, and concerts for Theaterscene. The charmingly low-key Chris Loupos winningly achieves the optimum balance of affability, mental slowness and compassion as Ray.
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A Comedy in One Act. Laura Parker rated it liked it Apr 09, Notify me of follow-up comments by email. Alex rated it it was ok Feb 18, May 14, Matt rated it really liked it Shelves: Roy, a brawny, macho type who had once been a local high-school mcluee, is back in town after a hitch in Vietnam and trying to reestablish his position in the community.
Jessieh Ruth rated it really liked it Jun 30, Jen rated it it was amazing Nov 16, What I thought was very special about this little play was how it was such a smart witty short way to tackle a subject we all most likely know someone struggling with, and that is one unsatisfied with the present so they live in the past. We also had a pretty interesting conversation about Part of the “Texas Two Step” I read this with my Chinese students. Lone Star by James McLure. BritneyVee rated it it was ok Oct 01, He rhapsodizes about his many sexual conquests that took place in his pink Thunderbird jamew.
Nov 03, Steven rated it really liked it Shelves: For tickets, visit http: This page was last edited on 16 Augustat Funny and bitter tale of drinking, deceit and desperation. Resources Author Bios Book Club!
His plays Lone Star and Pvt. Peter Emshwiller rated it it was amazing Aug 28, Sixth Edition Applause Books.
Lone Star was first performed Off-Broadway with Mr. Fueled by alcohol, he is short-tempered, and the effect of serving jamess Vietnam has obviously taken a psychological toll on him. Besides being an engaging vehicle for the trio of talented actors, this spirited production of Lone Star is also a welcome opportunity to experience and rediscover the work James McLure.
Lone Star by James McLure
Retrieved from ” https: It’s a shame that McLure didn’t write more. Joined by his younger brother, Ray who worships himRoy sets about consuming a case of beer while regaling Ray with tales of his military and amorous exploits.
Comment Name Email Website Notify me of follow-up comments by email. But, despite all, the high good humor etar the play never lapses, and all ends as breezily and happily as it began.
Lesley Visutsiri rated it liked it Oct 30, While they didn’t appreciate the slice-of-life-redneck-ramblings of Roy, Ray, and Cletis, they did enjoy this more than Laundry and Bourbon. Brad rated it really liked it Jul 07, Wars were presented off-Broadway in after having been presented at the Humana Festival at the Actors Theatre of Louisville. Apollonia rated it really liked it Mar 26, Account Options Sign in.
Apparently Roy cherishes three things above all; his country, his sexy young wife, and his pink Thunderbird.