Theater: Best Of 1980: Theater

The Lady from Dubuque. Edward Albee's latest work is his best since Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf? In a typical Albee setting—the living room—three couples trade laceratingly funny insults and wait for the lady from D., i.e.., the angel of death.

A Day in Hollywood/A Night in the Ukraine. A saucy, stylish musical that spoofs the golden age of the silver screen. All Marxophiles will adore the Ukrainian resurrection of Groucho, Chico and Harpo.

Home. In a picaresque odyssey, a black Southern farmer is exiled from his bucolic birthright to a Northern city of torrid...

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