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The Clean House by Sarah Ruhl
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The Clean House

by Sarah Ruhl

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* (1) 2011 (1) 21st century (1) American (1) Bliss Donation (1) comedy (1) drama (2) On Shelf (1) play (1) play(s) (1) plays (2) read in 2012 (1) script (1) theatre (3) two acts (1)

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Hysterical and poignant. Sarah Ruhl weaves comedy around the basic human condition to follow a knee-jerk reaction. ( )
  caseybp | Dec 6, 2016 |
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"The play takes place in a "metaphysical Connecticut" where married doctors emply a Brazilian housekeeper who is more interested in coming up with the perfect joke than in cleaning. Trouble erupts when the husband falls in love with one of his cancer patients. The theatrical and wildly funny, whimsical look at class, comedy, and the nature of love gives new meaning to 'I almost died laughing.' " -- Publisher's description on back cover.… (more)

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