Elephant's Graveyard (Full Length Version)

Elephant's Graveyard (Full Length Version)

by: George Brant

by: George Brant

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Elephant's Graveyard (Full Length Version)

Elephant's Graveyard (Full Length Version)

by: George Brant

by: George Brant

Overview

Elephant's Graveyard is the true tale of the tragic collision of a struggling circus and a tiny town in Tennessee, which resulted in the only known lynching of an elephant. Set in September of 1916, the play combines historical fact and legend, exploring the deep-seated American craving for spectacle, violence and revenge.

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  • Genre: Period

Authors

George Brant

George Brant’s plays include Grounded, Marie and Rosetta, Into the Breeches!, The Prince of Providence, Elephant’s Graveyard, Tender Age, The Mourners’ Bench, Any Other Name, Salvage and Grizzly Mama. An Affiliate Writer at the Playwrights’ Center, his scripts have been produced in ...

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