_Saints on Stage: An Anthology of Mormon Drama_ is Now Available

5.17.13 | | 10 comments

SaintsOnStage-Cover.inddSaints on Stage: An Anthology of Mormon Drama is now available at Zarahemla Books’ website, Barnes and Noble, and Amazon.

After a half decade of delays, obstacles, research, and revising, I am so pleased that this behemoth is now ready to release onto an unsuspecting world! The plays it includes (from such Mormon Letters luminaries as Eric Samuelsen, Margaret Blair Young, Melissa Leilani Larson, Thomas F. Rogers, Susan E. Howe, James Arrington, Scott Bronson, Tim Slover, Robert Elliott, and Thom Duncan) have effected my life in profound ways and I hope other people will feel the same. They make up some of the finest accomplishments in the history of Mormon Drama. The volume is huge… nearly 700 pages. It has 11 plays, playwright biographies, and a 30+ page introduction on the history of Mormon drama. We’ve tried to be thorough, we’ve tried to give you something meaningful. I hope you’ll see why this is a project I thought was worth working and waiting for.

10 comments: “_Saints on Stage: An Anthology of Mormon Drama_ is Now Available

  1. Mahonri Stewart Post author

    And when I originally pitched the book, I was going to have ANOTHER volume later to make room for the plays I loved which didn’t make the cut. Considering that this one took a half decade to put together, not sure whether that would happen now or not. My wife may kill me if I attempted that.

  2. Scott Hales

    With this, Dispensation, Fire in the Pasture, and M&M all we need now is a new anthology of Mormon literary criticism…

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