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Broken glass : a play in two acts

Set in Brooklyn, this gripping mystery begins when attractive, level-headed Sylvia Gellburg suddenly loses her ability to walk. The only clue to her mysterious ailment lies in her obsession with news accounts from Germany.

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  • "Cast ages: adults."
  • "Set in Brooklyn, this gripping mystery begins when attractive, level-headed Sylvia Gellburg suddenly loses her ability to walk. The only clue to her mysterious ailment lies in her obsession with news accounts from Germany."@en
  • "Drama set in 1938 Brooklyn. Deals with Holocaust and antisemitism in America by focussing on middle-aged Jewish housewife's mysterious paralysis."
  • "Presents the script of the 1994 drama in which Sylvia Gellburg, wife of a Jewish banker in Brooklyn, New York, becomes mysteriously paralyzed in 1938 after reading the news about what is happening in Nazi Germany."
  • "Length: 2 acts, 11 scenes."
  • "Cast number: 3 males, 3 females (total 6)"
  • "Cast size: medium."
  • "Cast gender: mixed."
  • "It's the late 1930s in New York. Phillip Gellburg is an executive and the only Jew among the WASPs at a very Establishment Wall Street bank. His wife, Sylvia, is obsessed with news of Nazi Germany. After seeing a photo of old Jewish men forced to scrub the sidewalk with toothbrushes, she becomes mysteriously paralyzed in the legs. The only one who perceives Sylvia's fears and longings is Dr. Hyman - a man as passionate and empathetic as Phillip is repressed."

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  • "Historical drama"@en
  • "Historical drama"
  • "Drama"@en
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  • "Lehrmittel"

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  • "Broken glass : a play in two acts"@en
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  • "Broken glass revised"@en
  • "Broken Glass"
  • "Broken glass a play in two acts"@en
  • "Broken glass a play in two acts"
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  • "Broken glass Teacher's book"
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  • "Broken glass"
  • "Broken glass. Mr Peter's connections. Resurrection blues. Finishing the picture"

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