UPCOMING SHOW 2 NIGHTS AT THE NATIONAL HOTEL DINGWALL
April Friday 6th and Saturday 7th
Pay what you like
THE DUCK VARIATIONS
by David Mamet
Plus Dance from plan B Young Company and Song from members of Dingwall Players
“This amateur production of ‘The Duck Variations’ is presented by special arrangement with Samuel French Ltd”
David Alan Mamet; (born November 30, 1947) is an American playwright and author.
Mamet won a Pulitzer Prize and received Tony nominations for his screenplays for Glengarry Glen Ross (1984) and Speed-the-Plow (1988). He first gained critical acclaim for a trio of off-Broadway plays in 1976, The Duck Variations, Sexual Perversity in Chicago, and American Buffalo. His play Race opened on Broadway on December 6, 2009, and his play The Penitent previewed off-Broadway on February 8, 2017.
Mamet's books include: The Old Religion (1997), a novel about the lynching of Leo Frank; Five Cities of Refuge: Weekly Reflections on Genesis, Exodus, Leviticus, Numbers and Deuteronomy (2004), a Torah commentary with Rabbi Lawrence Kushner; The Wicked Son (2006), a study of Jewish self-hatred and antisemitism; Bambi vs. Godzilla, a commentary on the movie business; The Secret Knowledge: On the Dismantling of American Culture (2011), a commentary on cultural and political issues; and Three War Stories (2013), a trio of novellas about the physical and psychological effects of war.