Kagataur He even made sure that Willum received medical attention before he himself did. Willum has promised Rick that he could come to him for help at any time. Fast forward several years to my theater class and I find this play hilarious! Read this a long time ago.
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Kagataur He even made sure that Willum received medical attention before he himself did. Willum has promised Rick that he could come to him for help at any time. Fast forward several years to my theater class and I find this play hilarious! Read this a long time ago. This leads to much physical comedy, which includes the wearing of bags, the breaking of plates and the slinging of cottage cheese.
Feb 22, Betsy rated it liked it Recommends it for: Paperback72 pages. The star of the show, so to speak. The Nerd by Larry Shue Want to see your job listed here? This page was last edited on 11 Octoberat Cullen and I went to this play 5 or 6 years ago and we largy laugh about it. This would be such a fun show to see performed! Just finished reading this with my high school Drama kids. Still, she likes him, and with their glibly funny theater critic friend Axel has prepared a surprise birthday party.
Optional Materials Cast Recordings. It requires preternatural emotional intelligence, often necessitating the expression of multiple emotions simultaneously with each emotion being nuanced and subtle. Axel Hammond is my favorite of the characters. Now Published Musicals Pulitzer Winners.
Ultimately, The Nerd is a fantastic show that, despite its antiquated humor in places, remains a staple of comedic theatre. Click here to post your opportunity. A VERY funny play. Certainly the comic imbalance has to do with the fact that Lawrence Arancio, though he nicely conveys the basic decency of the beleaguered Willum, is not yet an apt farceur. Now an aspiring young architect in Terre Haute, Indiana, ex-GI Willum Cubbert has often told his friends about the debt he owes to Rick Steadman, a fellow ex-GI whom he has never met but who saved has life after he was seriously wounded in Vietnam.
Tuesdays through Fridays, 6 shuue 9: My face is probably too expressive to be Warnock Waldgrave, but that role has some really great dry humor, too. But he is extraordinarily memorable nonetheless. Just watch how Reilly builds the expressions on a group of party guests to a peak of horror as they watch Rick imitate a chicken about to give birth to an egg. Lists with This Book.
Near misses do not count. To ask other readers questions about The Nerdplease sign up. The first is near the end of the first act, when he breaks down momentarily in snue emotion. TOP Related Articles.