Holding the Man by Timothy ConigraveHolding the Man by Timothy Conigrave

Holding the Man

byTimothy ConigraveAdapterTommy Murphy

Paperback | April 1, 2011

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Based on the award-winning memoir by Timothy Conigrave, and adapted for the stage by acclaimed playwright Tommy Murphy, Holding the Man tells a remarkable true-life love story that speaks across generations, sexualities and cultures.The course of teenage love rarely runs smooth, but it is a white-water adventure if you are secretly gay in an all-male school in 1970s Melbourne with a crush on the captain of the football team.Against the odds, Tim and John develop a relationship that, for fifteen years, survives everything life throws at it ? the separations, the discriminations, the temptations, the jealousies and the losses ? until the only problem that love can?t solve turns up to part them. - 20130625
TOMMY MURPHY is a graduate of the University of Sydney and the National Institute of Dramatic Art. His most recent play, Saturn’s Return, was commissioned by Andrew Upton and Cate Blanchett for the Sydney Theatre Company. He lives in Sydney.TIMOTHY CONIGRAVE was born in Melbourne in 1959 and educated at Xavier College and Monash Univer...
Title:Holding the ManFormat:PaperbackDimensions:96 pages, 7.76 × 5.07 × 0.36 inPublished:April 1, 2011Publisher:Playwrights Canada PressLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:1848421087

ISBN - 13:9781848421080

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