Quotations from Chairman Mao Tse-Tung
Other Plays by Edward Albee
Albee, Edward (1928-____), "Quotations from Chairman Mao Tse-Tung,"
a __-minute drama in English, set on the deck of an ocean liner,
© 1969 by Edward Albee;
• in Edward Albee’s The Plays, vol. 2 (New York: Coward, McCann & Geoghehan, -1982), ISBN 0698110927, ISBN 0025017624 [Vols. 2-4: 1st ed. Vols. 2-4 published by: Atheneum];
• script/rights available from Dramatists Play Service, Inc., 440 Park Avenue South, New York, New York, 212-683-8960, fax 212-213-1539, DPS.
• Cited in Play Index 1968-1972: An Index to 3,848 Plays, edited by Estelle A. Fidell (New York: The H. W. Wilson Company, 1973).
• Also, cited in Play Index 1988-1992: An Index to 4,397 Plays, 542 pp., edited by Juliette Yaakov (____-____) and John Greenfieldt (____-____) (New York: The H. W. Wilson Company, 1988), ISSN 0554-3037, LCCN 64-1054, 542 pp.
Mao (m), Chairman of the Chinese Communist Party; _____ (m), a minister; _____ (f), a poem reciter; _____ (f), a familycentric.
"Three alternating monologues delivered on deck of ocean liner: Mao quotes himself, one woman recites a poem, and a minister listens to another woman talk about her family."—Fidell, p. 6., and Yaakov and Greenfieldt, p. 7 .
Must be performed in tandem with "Box," without intermission. Amateur release only for performance to unsegregated audiences.
biography, deck, history, Mao (Mao Tse-tung [during 1949-1976 Communist leader of the Peoples Republic of China], 1893-1976), ocean liner, quotation, recitation, poem, minister, listening, family.