Distant Music: Irish Humor in Pub Comedy From James McLindon
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The last date listed for Distant Music was Sunday March 10, 2013 / 2:00pm.
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In this Pulitzer Prize and Tony Award-winning drama set in the Bronx in 1964, Sister Aloysius, the principal of a Catholic school in the borough, takes matters into her own hands when she suspects that young newcomer Father Flynn has sexually abused the school's only black student. As she wrestles with her doubts, she questions an idealistic young nun and the mother of the alleged victim, perhaps changing them forever. The 2008 film adaptation, starring Meryl Streep, Amy Adams, Viola Davis and Philip Seymour Hoffman, earned Oscar nominations for all four actors. This gripping drama about suspicion, scandal and the elusiveness of moral certainty stars Karen MacDonald. Learn More
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Featured review from Goldstar MemberRed Velvet
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I really liked this play, it was funny, touching, and thought provoking. It showed everyone has their struggles no matter who they are or where they are in life. It could have easily been wrapped up in 1 act not 2, ended really quickly after intermission.
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The actors were great, so was the theatre and stage set. I found the storyline a little monotonous and didn't feel like it was going anywhere.The group I was with were all born in Ireland and I thought this would be a good play for them, but we...continued
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