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Edward Albee, Trenchant Playwright for a Desperate Era, Dies at 88

New York Times - 16 Sep 2016
Edward Albee, widely considered the foremost American playwright of his generation, whose psychologically astute and piercing dramas explored the contentiousness of intimacy, the gap between self-delusion and truth and the roiling desperation beneath ...
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Sothebys Unveils the Collection of Edward Albee

Broadway World - 24 Aug 2017
The highly-personal group spans the 20th century with a focus on - in Albee's words - "art that is about art", featuring American, Modern and Contemporary art alongside a selection of African & Oceanic sculpture (Edward Albee, A Playwright's Adventure ...
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Sotheby's Says Albee's Artworks Could Bring Up to $12 Million

New York Times - 23 Aug 2017
The dominant aesthetic in Edward Albee's art collection was abstraction and tough-mindedness, not unlike that of some of his plays. Collectors can buy a piece of that legacy on Sept. 26, when Sotheby's in New York auctions more than 100 works owned by ...
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Albee Auction To Help Foundation

East Hampton Star - 07 Sep 2017
While it is unlikely that anyone will ever replicate the perfectly assembled mix of ur-modernism that Edward Albee achieved with his collection of paintings and primitive sculptures, those who might want to try can bid on the sale of his estate on Sept.
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Springfield area theater group to now perform year-round

Springfield News Sun - 18 Sep 2017
The season will start Oct. 28-29 at Tigers Lounge at Tiger Hut in West Liberty with Edward Albee's one-act absurdist drama “Zoo.” Set in a New York City zoo, it's a human experience story with two actors. A twist here is the performers will learn each ...
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Marc Hundley's New Furniture Collection Has an Appealing Airiness

Architectural Digest - 18 Sep 2017
Golde famously hosted creative cohorts there, including playwright Edward Albee, and poets W. H. Auden and Frank O'Hara, who was visiting on the fateful night he was struck by a vehicle on a beach and killed. Using leftover materials he found under the ...
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Today in History

WRAL.com - 16 Sep 2017
Three-time Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright Edward Albee, 88, died in Montauk, New York. Author W.P. Kinsella, 81, died in Hope, British Columbia, Canada. Today's Birthdays: Actress Janis Paige is 95. Actor George Chakiris is 85. Bluesman Billy Boy ...
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Celebrity collections kick off the autumn auctions

Apollo Magazine - 06 Sep 2017
The most cerebral, as one might expect, is the collection of predominantly abstract art formed by Edward Albee (1928–2016), arguably the foremost and most challenging American playwright of his generation – although one perhaps more admired in Europe ...
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John Lithgow Will Bring a One-Man Show to Broadway

New York Times - 13 Sep 2017
John Lithgow at the 2017 Screen Actors Guild Awards. He has a one-man show coming to Broadway. Credit Jordan Strauss/Invision, via Associated Press. In 2008, John Lithgow unveiled a one-man show at Lincoln Center, playing 11 characters in what The ...

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