The Complete & Condensed Stage Directions of Eugene O'Neill, Vol. 1
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Very clever/witty/funny. It's a very bright and talented cast with an endlessly hilarious premise: act out (literally) O'Neill's overwritten stage directions. The whole audience seemed to really enjoy the evening. There's a 3-minute bit near the end (I won't give it away) that had everyone in stitches.
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