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Like a Virgin By Gordon Steel

Like a Virgin by Gordon Steel

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Summary

Angela and Maxine want to make it to the Top of the Pops in the pursuit of love, casual sex and fame. Everything is going according to plan until Angela is diagnosed with terminal leukaemia. This threatens to drive a wedge between the friends, until Angela can come to terms with death and the need for Maxine to move on without her.

Like a Virgin Summary

Like a Virgin by Gordon Steel

A romp through the bubble-gum years of teenage life. Angela and Mazine, besotted with Madonna, play truant from school, form a band, attempt to write songs and, with hairbrushes in hand, live out their adolescent dreams of becoming famous. Meanwhile Angela's mother, Viv, struggles to come to terms with her marriage break-up and her daughter's explosive lifestyle, as the play rollercoasters through hope, sex, ambition, despair, and, most of all, love.

Like a Virgin Reviews

Bursting with wit and vitality...an incredibly moving play...wonderfully life affirming' Catherine Fellows, Scotsman 'This is a direct, unfussy, touching stuff' Benedict Nightingale, The Times 'The Hull Truck Company...have discovered yet another remarkable new writer' Jack Tinker, Daily Mail

About Gordon Steel

Gordon Steel's first play Dead Fish won a Fringe First, and was nominated for The Independent Theatre Critics Award. Like a Virgin was a hit at the Edinburgh Festival, before going on to receive further critical acclaim on a nationwide tour with the Hull Truck Theatre Company.

Additional information

GOR001983034
9781840021400
1840021403
Like a Virgin by Gordon Steel
Used - Very Good
Paperback
Oberon Books Ltd
1999-12-01
88
N/A
Book picture is for illustrative purposes only, actual binding, cover or edition may vary.
This is a used book - there is no escaping the fact it has been read by someone else and it will show signs of wear and previous use. Overall we expect it to be in very good condition, but if you are not entirely satisfied please get in touch with us

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