Pulitzer Winner The Gin Game: Lonely Hearts Connect Over Cards in Broadway Classic
Gin rummy becomes a metaphor for life in D.L. Coburn's Pulitzer-winning dramedy The Gin Game. Two elderly nursing home residents, lonely and friendless, decide to pass the time by playing gin together. Weller, a surly old man, teaches Fonsia, a prim and withdrawn woman, how to play the game. As they play, they begin to reveal intimate details of their lives, Weller becoming increasingly frustrated when he can't beat his pupil. What starts as an innocent pastime becomes a battle, as each player attempts to expose and humiliate the other using as weapons the secrets they've shared.
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