12 Ophelias (a play with broken songs)
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- 12 Ophelias; Play; Drama; Performance; Theatre and Performance Studies
Written by Caridad Svich, 12 Ophelias offers a modern take on Shakespeare's Hamlet. Set in neo-Elizabethan Appalachia, this whimsical, lyrical play with songs turns the Hamlet story on its ear, in a world where desire swallows girls whole and nothing is ever what it seems.