The Lyons

The Lyons

Book - 2012
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"The Lyons starts in a hospital room. As Ben Lyons lies dying, his wife of forty years, Rita, flips through decorating magazines, planning a living room make-over. "I know you won't actually be there to enjoy it, but I'd like to think you'd like it." It's clear Ben and Rita have been at war for many years, and that Ben's impending demise has brought no relief. When they're joined by their children, Lisa and Curtis, all efforts at a pleasant visit or a sentimental goodbye to the dying patriarch are soon abandoned. Terrible secrets and vicious accusations replace sentimental memories. In Act Two we follow Curtis. His desperate attempt to make a new connection ends so disastrously that the remaining Lyons are reunited at the hospital. We watch as each of them take the first tentative steps toward new human connection."--Publisher description.
Publisher: New York : Theatre Communications Group, 2012
New York : Theatre Communications Group, 2012
Edition: First Edition
ISBN: 9781559364362
155936436X
Branch Call Number: 812.54 Si393L 2012
Characteristics: xi, 77 pages ; 22 cm

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