The Civilians:
An Anthology of Six Plays

"Collected for the first time in one volume are six inventive theater pieces created by Obie Award-winning theater company The Civilians. Based on the creative investigation of actual experience, and often intertwined with experimental cabaret, their pieces are boldly theatrical and always unique — from a story about a Hollywood movie and a lost flock of geese ( Canard, Canard, Goose? ); to a tale about things lost and found, charting a musical landscape of loss ( Gone Missing ); to a dark ride through the landscape of American public culture, asking a thorny question: "How do we know what we know when everyone in power seems to be lying? ( (I Am) Nobody's Lunch )"

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This Beautiful City
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Acting Edition:

Gone Missing
Off-Broadway Premiere Recording

Music & Lyrics by: Michael Friedman
Produced by: Sh-K-Boom Records

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(I Am) Nobody's Lunch  /  Gone Missing
Written by: Steven Cosson, et al. ( from The Civilians' )
Published by: Oberon Modern Plays

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The Civilians: Objects & Geese

Canard, Canard, Goose?  /  Gone Missing
Music & Lyrics by: Michael Friedman, et al. ( from The Civilians' )

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