Tag: Edward Albee Showcase

MRS BARKER in ‘The American Dream’

MRS. BARKER’s roles in The American Dream are both functional and thematic. She is called, though no one knows why, into the family’s “peaceful, happy” home (okay, maybe not), and changes the course of an already unusual day.


GRANDMA in ‘The American Dream’

Edward Albee wrote the character of GRANDMA to embody the old American dream. Through GRANDMA, he explores the perceived values of 1800s America…