ALMOST, MAINE. BY JOHN CARIANI. * Revised Anyone receiving permission to produce ALMOST, MAINE is required to give credit to the Author as sole and. ALMOST, MAINE A real romantic comedy by John Cariani. April 5, 6, 11, 12, 13 at 8pm | April 7, 14 at 2pm. Rafters Theatre, Dutcher Hall. Directed by Tony Elliot. The incredible true story of John Cariani’s Almost, Maine. A Fast Company tragicomedy in three acts.

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The resulting play is 11 scenes of mostly independent action between couples or small groups. The dialogue is written naturally and is easy to comprehend.

ALMOST, MAINE by John Cariani

Almost, Maine is a series of loosely intertwined scenes about love and loss that take place over one night in a fictional Maine town. The straight productions are more iohn resonant, but leave the audience silent and the actors seemingly more uncomfortable. Design The 15 coolest interfaces of the year.

In fact, Almost, Maine has some unique structural advantages that make it very appealing to high schools. Retrieved 23 October I think Almost, Maine kind of crosses all these different stages of life.


Jan 4 – Jan This is a beautifully structured play, with nifty surprise endings most but not all of them happy and passing references to characters from other vignettes, which johj tell us more about them. Johnn, the play has found itself recently embroiled in scandal.

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What had drawn him to the play? Design What Apple needs to fix in and beyond Co. He does credit a performance at the respected Florida Repertory Theatre, in Fort Myers, as helping rehabilitate and popularize the show. Script, Almost Maine Almost Maine.

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I mean, you do if you survive.

At 44 years old, Cariani johm the youthful energy and enthusiasm that suffuse his play. I do feel that life is really complex, but it can also be really simple. I want it back. Portland Stage Company Portland, Maine. So how did this massive popularity happen? The Best Plays of “.

Living in a place like northern Maine—life is a bit simpler there. It combines two very desirable traits not often found together: I think it can be done by virtually any theater company without offending anyone.

I love this play!


And if you live in New York, you become hardened to a certain degree. One place Almost, Maine is particularly popular is in American high schools, where it was aljost No.

Welcome to Almost, Maine: It’s love. But not quite.

High Plains Times and Leader. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. When Almost, Maine made its Off-Broadway premiere init closed after amlost month due to poor ticket sales.

Principal Rob Bliss released a statement describing the play as having “sexually-explicit overtones and multiple sexual innuendos that are not aligned with our mission and educational objectives.

Almost, Maine

Still, this alost a route many productions take. A woman carries her heart, broken into nineteen pieces, in a almmost paper bag. Almost, Maine was written with the intent to allow doubling, and can be performed by as few as 4 actors 2 Male, 2 Femalehowever the playwright encourages flexibility in the ensemble, and the play can be performed by as many as 19 actors 10 Male, 9 Female.

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