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Bibliographic Detail
Publisher Theatre Communications Group
Publication date August 30, 2016
Pages 112
Binding Paperback
Book category Adult Non-Fiction
ISBN-13 9781559365161
ISBN-10 1559365161
Dimensions 0 by 5.38 by 8.50 in.
Original list price $14.95
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"Vibrant and surprisingly serious...by far the most accomplished and affecting work from the gifted Mr. Guirgis, a prolific and erratic chronicler of marginal lives."—The New York Times

"The most expressive cursing since Shakespeare."—The Guardian

In The Motherfucker with the Hat, Jackie, a recently paroled drug dealer, attempts a fragile balance between the addictions of love, the struggle to stay clean, and revenge for the betrayals that punctuate and maybe even facilitate his recovery.

Stephen Adly Guirgis's other plays include Jesus Hopped the 'A' Train, Our Lady of 121st Street,The Last Days of Judas Iscariot, and The Little Flower of East Orange. His play Between Riverside and Crazy won the 2015 Pulitzer Prize for Drama. He is a former co-artistic director of LABryinth Theater Company. He is a creator and writer of Netflix's The Get Down.


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