Jitney : a play in two acts

by Wilson, August.

Format: Print Book 2002
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Characters: 8 male, 1 female

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Set in 1970 in the Hill District of Pittsburgh that is served by a makeshift taxi company, Jitney is a beautiful addition to the author's decade by decade cycle of plays about the black American experience in the twentieth century.

"Explosive... Crackles with theatrical energy."- N.Y. Daily News

"Could be described as just a lot of men sitting around talking. But the talk has such varied range and mus

Additional Information
Subjects African American neighborhoods -- Drama.
Taxicab drivers -- Drama.
African Americans -- Drama.
Nineteen seventies -- Drama.
Hill District (Pittsburgh, Pa.) -- Drama.
Pittsburgh (Pa.) -- Drama.
Publisher New York :Samuel French,2002
Edition Samuel French acting ed.
Language English
Description 80 pages : illustrations ; 18 cm
ISBN 9780573627958 (pbk.)
0573627959 (pbk.)
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