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In the Boom Boom Room

by David Rabe

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Published by Grove Press in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementDavid Rabe ; with a note by the author.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPS3568.A23 I5 1986
The Physical Object
Pagination128 p. ;
Number of Pages128
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2740414M
ISBN 100394553810, 0394622057
LC Control Number86045235

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  The book's title, with its connotations of stock market heights, sounds allegorical. But the Boom-Boom Room was a real place: the basement rec room of a Shearson brokerage office in Garden City, N. In a desperate search for love and hope, Chrissy careens from the seductive mistress of ceremonies at the Boom Boom Room to the earnestly friendly gay man next door to a brutally passionate lover. In its compassionate look at Chrissy’s living nightmare, In the Boom Boom Room is a piercing look at a society dangerously close to our own lives Brand: Grove Atlantic.

  2Cents Theatre has taken on David Rabe's seldom-revived early play "In the Boom Boom Room" (), the trippy, choleric story of a Philadelphia woman’s : Margaret Gray. Antilla begins with the lurid tales from Smith Barney's Garden City, N.Y., basement party room (the so-called "Boom-Boom Room"), where lap dances took .


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Synopsis David Rabe’s In the Boom Boom Room tells the story of Chrissy, a young go go dancer with big dreams and a bigger need to be loved.

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In the Boom Boom Room Hardcover Book Written by David Rabe Published by Alfred A. Knopf (Book Club Edition) David William Rabe (born Ma ) is an American playwright and Rating: % positive. Editions for In the Boom Boom Room: (Paperback published in ), (Paperback published in ), (Kindle Edition), (Har.

In The Boom Boom Room. [David Rabe; Recorded Books, Inc.] -- Book jacket/back: This extensively revised version of David Rabe's play returns it to the two-act structure originally intended by the author, as it sharpens and focuses his searing portrait of.Genre/Form: Drama: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Rabe, David.

In the Boom Boom Room. New York: S. French, © (OCoLC) Document Type.In the Boom Boom Room had pretty heady and turbulent beginnings. It opened on Broadway indirected by Joseph Papp after he fired the original director, with Madeline Kahn playing Chrissy.

It closed after only 37 performances but was nominated for multiple Tony Awards; Kahn lost the Tony but won the Drama Desk.