The Normal Heart by Larry KramerThe Normal Heart by Larry Kramer

The Normal Heart

byLarry Kramer

Paperback | November 24, 2011

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It follows the efforts of one man, while his friends are dying around him, to break through a conspiracy of silence, indifference and hostility from public officials and the gay community, and gain recognition for a disease that threatens to change everything.This definitive edition, with a revised text and new introductory material, was published twenty-five years after the play's 1986 British premiere at the Royal Court Theatre, London. A quarter of a century after that premiere, the play's prescience and its searing emotional power are beyond doubt. The play’s 2011 Broadway revival opened to an ecstatic critical reception, and won the Tony Award for Best Revival. It was adapted for television by HBO in 2014, with a cast includng Mark Ruffalo and Julia Roberts, and went on to win numerous awards, including the Emmy Award for Outstanding Television Movie. - 20110114
Larry Kramer is an American playwright, author, public health advocate, and LGBT rights activist. He began his career rewriting scripts while working for Columbia Pictures, which led him to London where he worked with United Artists. There he wrote the screenplay for the 1969 film Women in Love, and earned an Academy Award nomination f...
Title:The Normal HeartFormat:PaperbackDimensions:96 pages, 7.78 × 5.08 × 0.38 inPublished:November 24, 2011Publisher:Playwrights Canada PressLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:1848422385

ISBN - 13:9781848422384

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