The Invention of Love (2000)

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Start date: 
9 February 2000
End date: 
2 April 2000
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Production notes: 
Stoppard's play about A.E. Housman, in the underworld. He is met by Charon (who guides him over the Styx), Oscar Wilde, and various classical scholars. Also mentions various poets and playwrights.
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Information related to this production

Script Author(s)
Aeneid Virgil
Carmina Catullus
Person Role Notes
Tom Stoppard Writer
Blanka Zizka Director
Venue Festival Dates Notes
Wilma Theater (Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States) 9 February, 2000 to 1 April, 2000
Source Format Location if held at the APGRD Pagination
'A Tale of Two Housmans' - Daniel Mendelsohn in New York Review of Books Newspaper cutting archive

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