By Paula Vogel
"A wealthy and relocating play with tune . . . it faucets into seasonal issues of redemption, forgiveness and group, with a decidedly American bent."Variety
Set on a cold Christmas Eve in the course of the latter days of the Civil struggle, Paula Vogel's new festival for the vacation season weaves a tapestry of either fictional and old characterstogether with interval vacation song and lesser-known marches, hymns, and spiritualsto inform a narrative of peaceable companionship and communal hope.
Paula Vogel's performs comprise How I discovered to Drive (winner of the Pulitzer Prize, OBIE, Drama table, and ny Drama Critics awards), The lengthy Christmas journey Home, The Mineola Twins, The Baltimore Waltz, Hot 'N' Throbbing, and Desdemona. She is chair of the playwriting division on the Yale university of Drama, and is playwright-in-residence at Yale Repertory Theatre.
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A Civil War Christmas by Paula Vogel