Spring Awakening

Author(s): Frank Wedekind
Genre: Classics
Original Publish Date: Jan 02, 2013
Product Number: EB00676869
Released: Jul 13, 2016
Business Term: 2 Year
ISBN: #9781625585936
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Set in late 19th century Germany, it concerns teenagers who are discovering the inner and outer tumult of sexuality. The plays performance was threatened with closure when the city's Commissioner of Licenses claimed that the play was pornographic, due to its portrayal of abortion, homosexuality, rape, child abuse, and suicide, but a New York trial court issued an injunction to allow the production to proceed.

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