The Laramie Project and The Laramie Project  Ten Years Later

The Laramie Project and The Laramie Project Ten Years Later


  • Author : Moises Kaufman
  • Publisher : Vintage
  • Release Date : 2014-06-03
  • Genre: Drama
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780804170406


The Laramie Project and The Laramie Project Ten Years Later Book Description :

The Laramie Project, one of the most-performed theater pieces in America, has become a modern classic. In this expanded edition, it is joined by an essential and moving sequel to the original play. On October 7, 1998, a young gay man was discovered bound to a fence outside Laramie, Wyoming, savagely beaten and left to die in an act of brutality and hate that shocked the nation. Matthew Shepard’s death became a national symbol of intolerance, but for the people of the town, the event was deeply personal. In the aftermath, Moisés Kaufman and members of the Tectonic Theater Project went to Laramie and conducted more than 200 interviews with its citizens. From the transcripts, the playwrights constructed an extraordinary chronicle of life in the town ...

The Laramie Project
Score: 4.5
From 9 Ratings

The Laramie Project


  • Author :
  • Publisher : Dramatists Play Service Inc
  • Release Date : 2012
  • Genre: Drama
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780822224501


The Laramie Project Book Description :

THE STORY: On November 6, 1998, gay University of Wyoming student Matthew Shepard left the Fireside Bar with Aaron McKinney and Russell Henderson. The following day he was discovered on a prairie at the edge of town, tied to a fence, brutally beaten, and close to death. Six days later Matthew Shepard died at Poudre Valley Hospital in Ft. Collins, Colorado. On November 14th, 1998, ten members of Tectonic Theatre Project traveled to Laramie, Wyoming and conducted interviews with the people of the town. Over the next year, the company returned to Laramie six times and conducted over 200 interviews. These texts became the basis for the play The Laramie Project. Ten years later on September 12th, 2008, five members of Tectonic returned to Laramie to try t...

A Study Guide for Moises Kaufman s  The Laramie Project

A Study Guide for Moises Kaufman s The Laramie Project


  • Author : Gale, Cengage Learning
  • Publisher : Gale, Cengage Learning
  • Release Date : 2016
  • Genre: Literary Criticism
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781410350749


A Study Guide for Moises Kaufman s The Laramie Project Book Description :

A Study Guide for Moises Kaufman's "The Laramie Project," excerpted from Gale's acclaimed Drama For Students. This concise study guide includes plot summary; character analysis; author biography; study questions; historical context; suggestions for further reading; and much more. For any literature project, trust Drama For Students for all of your research needs....

Gross Indecency
Score: 3
From 2 Ratings

Gross Indecency


  • Author : Moisés Kaufman
  • Publisher : Dramatists Play Service Inc
  • Release Date : 1999
  • Genre: Drama
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0822216493


Gross Indecency Book Description :

THE STORY: In early 1895, the Marquess of Queensberry, the father of Wilde's young lover, Lord Alfred Douglas, left a card at Wilde's club bearing the phrase posing somdomite. Wilde sued the Marquess for criminal libel. The defense denounced Wild...

The Laramie Project

The Laramie Project


  • Author : Robert Jay Henrichs
  • Publisher :
  • Release Date : 2010
  • Genre: Theater
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : OCLC:706766979


The Laramie Project Book Description :

"The culmination of the two year process of researching, casting, rehearsing and producing the socially relevant play, The Laramie project, by Moises Kaufman and members of Tectonic Theater Project" --abstract....

Moment Work

Moment Work


  • Author : Moises Kaufman
  • Publisher : Vintage
  • Release Date : 2018-04-17
  • Genre: Performing Arts
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781101971789


Moment Work Book Description :

A detailed guide to the collaborative method developed by the acclaimed creators of The Laramie Project and Gross Indecency--destined to become a classic. A Vintage Original. By Moisés Kaufman and Barbara Pitts McAdams with Leigh Fondakowski, Andy Paris, Greg Pierotti, Kelli Simpkins, Jimmy Maize, and Scott Barrow. For more than two decades, the members of Tectonic Theater Project have been rigorously experimenting with the process of theatrical creation. Here they set forth a detailed manual of their devising method and a thorough chronicle of how they wrote some of their best-known works. This book is for all theater artists—actors, writers, designers, and directors—who wish to create work that embraces the unbridled potential of the stage....

The Laramie Project
Score: 4.5
From 9 Ratings

The Laramie Project


  • Author : Moisés Kaufman
  • Publisher : Dramatists Play Service, Inc.
  • Release Date : 2001
  • Genre: Performing Arts
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0822217805


The Laramie Project Book Description :

A chorus of voices brings to life the thoughts and feelings of the people of Laramie, Wyoming, in the wake of the murder of Matthew Shepard, a young gay man....

The Laramie Project
Score: 4.5
From 9 Ratings

The Laramie Project


  • Author : Moisés Kaufman
  • Publisher :
  • Release Date : 2009
  • Genre: Gay men
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : OCLC:663655526


The Laramie Project Book Description :

"On October 6th of 1998 Matthew Shepard was beaten and left to die tied to a fence in the outskirts of Laramie, Wyoming. He died 6 days later. His torture and murder became a watershed historical moment in America that highlighted many of the fault lines in our culture. A month after the murder, the members of Tectonic Theater Project traveled to Laramie and conducted interviews with the people of the town. From these interviews they wrote the play The Laramie Project, which they later made into a film for HBO. ... 10 years later, Moisés Kaufman and members of Tectonic Theater Project returned to Laramie to find out what has happened over the last 10 years. Has Matthew's murder had a lasting impact on that community? How has the town changed as a re...

The Laramie Project
Score: 4.5
From 9 Ratings

The Laramie Project


  • Author : Moisés Kaufman
  • Publisher : Dramatists Play Service, Inc.
  • Release Date : 2001
  • Genre: Performing Arts
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0822217805


The Laramie Project Book Description :

A chorus of voices brings to life the thoughts and feelings of the people of Laramie, Wyoming, in the wake of the murder of Matthew Shepard, a young gay man....