Farragut North [Beau Willimon] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Stephen Bellamy is a wunderkind press secretary who has built a career. —Variety. “You will find yourself drawn into FARRAGUT NORTH, Beau Willimon’s supremely entertaining dissection of the machinations behind getting elected. The projected images that flicker and fade like pale fireworks between scenes of “ Farragut North” — Beau Willimon’s predictable but enjoyable.
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I wonder if the author wrote this, hoping it would get picked up as a movie? Only after Hope and Change wore off, and American politics reverted to faragut mean, where they able to get funding for the film.
Retrieved 27 October Jim rated it liked it Apr 15, That said, overall, Farragut North willimon a very well written and enjoyable play especially if you’re a fan of things like The West Wing or House of Cardsas I am.
Sarah rated it really liked it Apr 15, The themes of the play can translate to any number of worlds. Beth rated it liked it Mar 09, I like House of Cards fine, but I know I’m never going to re-watch any of it.
Farragut North by Beau Willimon
The play is billed as “a classic tale of hubris set against a contemporary landscape — about the lust for power and the costs one will endure to achieve it”. Nolan rated it it was amazing Jul 18, Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read.
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Apr 20, Kendra Carlson rated it really liked it Shelves: Kris rated nortj really liked it Apr 20, There are no discussion topics on this book yet. Open Preview See a Problem? After graduation, he audited a playwrighting class at Columbia and was encouraged by the instructor, Eduardo Machado, to apply for an MFA in playwrighting under his tutelage.
Jason Rabin rated it it was amazing Aug 16, The production ran from October 22, to November 29, with official opening on November Local Search Site Search. He says his experience in Hollywood has been largely positive, mostly because he can now support himself. A political drama with powerful ambitions Playwright saw the back-room spin on the campaign trail Beau Willimon says the subject of his play “Farragut North” “is not politics; that’s just the world it takes place in.
Charles-Louis rated it really liked it Apr 18, Mizeriile unei campanii electorale. Cant wait to see it on stage. Want to Read Currently Reading Read. Lists with This Book.
While I won’t say I was disappointed with Farragut Northit certainly is an entertaining and intriguing read and I imagine it makes a relatively straight forward play to produce Given that it’s mostly just people sitting and talking to each other the entire time.
Farragut North – review
Sep 12, Jeni rated it really liked it. Dramatist’s Play Service Publication Date: For example, in Farragut Norththe candidate who the characters are campaigning for, Governor Morris, never appears in person, he is only mentioned and in The Ides of March he is portrayed by George Clooney. I sat through the Ides of March today, wondering how it could be that I’d seen it before.