Spring's Awakening: Tragedy of Childhood (Paperback)

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By Frank Wedekind, Eric Bentley (Editor), Eric Bentley (Translator)
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(Applause Books). Spring's Awakening is a tragi-comedy of teenage sex. Its fourteen-year-old heroine, Wendla, is killed by abortion pills. The young Moritz, terrorized by the world around him, and especially by his teachers, shoots himself. The ending seems likely to be the suicide of Moritz's friend, Melchior, but in a confrontation with a mysterious stranger (the famous Masked Man) he finally manages to shed his illusions and face the consequences.
Product Details
ISBN: 9781557832450
ISBN-10: 1557832455
Publisher: Applause Theatre & Cinema Book Publishers
Publication Date: April 1st, 2000
Pages: 126
Language: English