Lauded by Peter Marks of The New York Times as "powerfully unsettling ... an enormously moving play, " Side Man is the comic and tender story of Clifford, a young man who looks back on his family life; prior to leaving home, Clifford reconciles the role that he has long played as parent to his parents. Smoothly gliding between present and past, the play tells the story of a time before the Beatles and Elvis, when jazzmen were heroic like ballplayers and there was no shortage of Saturday-night gigs. Side Man is both a ...

Side Man 2000, Dramatists Play Service, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780822217213

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