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Berger 1Matthew BergerProfessor ZukowskiTHE 3213-002Angels in America Outline04/29/2018This week’s play was “Angels in America” written by the American playwright Tony Kushner sometime in the late 1980’s. Part one of the play, which is the part I read, premiered in 1991 and then started having performances on Broadway a couple years later in 1993. Adaptations of this play include being made into a film and also an opera. There is a part two of this play, but I have not been able to read it yet. I believe that the period that gave rise to this play was the early 1990’s. The reason I think this is because this play opens up with Prior confessing he has aids and back in the early 1990’s was when aids was stating to be spread around the United States. This play is one that I consider a drama and also it could be fitted in the magical realism category. I think this because this play combines both realistic and fantastical elements. This play is about the lives of eight different people and the various problems they are all having. Everyone is

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