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Kiss Me On the Mouth

by Melanie Angelina Maras

Refreshing, to read a new play! There are some genuinely funny moments throughout.. though on the whole it felt more cinematic to me. Many of the scenes end abruptly and I was left with questions that went unanswered. That being said, I think the play's strong suit is the relationships between all four characters. Definitely some good scenes - with many for two women which is always nice to find! On the surface it seems simplistic but I think there are many deeply-rooted emotions buried in each of these characters. It's definitely a modern play - telling stories of our generation.

1 comment:

dan said...

i like this blog. i've not read many of these plays before now either, and really should. perhaps i will set up a similar blog. you've inspired me! keep up the good work



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