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SYNOPSIS OF THE WORLD OF ART

THE PLAY IS VERY, VERY GOOD!!!! SO MANY GREAT LINES!!!! Laugh out loud and intelligent! Baila Miller, Ringling College of Art & Design

Art and Jo literally live in a house divided. Jo has decided to leave Art to his unsuccessful writing career which has bankrupted them both. Between cat fights and nude portraits, it will take Halloween visits from a genuine eccentric as well as an art forger to set them right. It features four characters, one set, and asks, Was Jesus a vegetarian? Can you experience the past life of someone who is still alive? Is it cruel and inhumane punishment…

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KILLER MUSICAL: AN EXCERPT FROM THE WORLD OF ART

VITO A playwright? Back when I was incarcerated, if you were, like, a model prisoner, which I was, they used to take us out to the theatre district. You know, we lived for those field trips! They would get cheap tickets for some play that stunk so bad they couldn’t give them away. Know what I mean? They thought they were torturing us. Well, one night we’re watching this musical, Tastes Like Chicken. Hey! You got the poster! You do…

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RAINBOW: AN EXCERPT FROM THE WORLD OF ART

. VITO Like, Gladys who I ain’t seen since I was in high school, walks into the room. It’s a life drawing class, and I’m posing, see, just trying to make a few honest bucks straight out of prison. I got my back to her but of course she recognizes me. I guess you could say I’m hard to forget that way. So I says to her, “I loved you as Gladys way before you ran away from home. Now,…

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