Miss Firecracker contest

by Beth Henley

Publisher: Doubleday in New York

Written in English
Published: Pages: 112 Downloads: 920
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  • Plays,
  • American drama (Comedy) -- 20th century

Edition Notes

Statementby Beth Henley.
The Physical Object
Pagination112 p. :
Number of Pages112
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14410933M
OCLC/WorldCa11766211

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This boisterous and bold dark comedy, a true Beth Henley play, explores human nature through the slightly larger-than-life, and finds earnest humor and satire in many of the same places. Both. Directed by Thomas Schlamme.

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Carnelle Scott (known locally as “Miss Hot Tamale") is rehearsing furiously for the Miss. The place is the small Mississippi town of Brookhaven, the time a few days before the Fourth of July. Carnelle Scott (known locally as "Miss Hot Tamale") is rehearsing furiously for the Miss Author: Beth Henley.

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