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His Greatness

His Greatness

By Daniel MacIvor
Subjects: Atlantic Playwrights, Nova Scotia, LGBT/Queer Theatre
Casting: 3 m
Imprint: Playwrights Canada Press
Paperback : 9780887548291, 96 pages, July 2008


  • Winner, Jessie Richardson Theatre Award- Outstanding New Script 2008


Three men, a great American playwright, his trusted and loyal assistant, and a young Canadian street hustler, find themselves together for two days in a hotel room in Vancouver. This is the story about the nature of life in a created world. Winner of the Jessie Richardson Theatre Award for Outstanding Original Script


"His Greatness is a great piece of theatre. More than mere homage to Tennessee Williams, Daniel MacIvor's superb study of a fading Southern playwright is a finely detailed story with nuance to spare. " — Peter Bernie, Vancouver Sun

"It's rare to find a play in which the entire cast is so sharply written, but that's just one of the old-fashioned pleasures of His Greatness. " — Kamal Al-Solaulee, The Globe and Mail