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Sam and Dede, or My dinner with Andre the Giant

Author: Gino DiIorio
Publisher: New York, NY : Dramatists Play Service, Inc., [2017] ©2017
Edition/Format:   Print book : Drama : English
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True story: twelve-year-old André the Giant, already well over six feet tall and 240 pounds, didn't fit on the school bus. André’s neighbor, feeling sorry for the boy, offered to drive him to school in his truck. The neighbor was Samuel Beckett. Out of that bit of trivia comes SAM AND DEDE, OR MY DINNER WITH ANDRÉ THE GIANT, imagining a number of scenes between a giant who cannot hide, and a writer obsessed with  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Drama
Named Person: Andre, the Giant; Samuel Beckett; Andre, the Giant; Samuel Beckett
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Gino DiIorio
ISBN: 0822237768 9780822237761
OCLC Number: 1004834360
Notes: 2 men.
Description: 83 pages ; 20 cm
Other Titles: My dinner with Andre the Giant
Responsibility: by Gino DiIorio.

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True story: twelve-year-old André the Giant, already well over six feet tall and 240 pounds, didn't fit on the school bus. André’s neighbor, feeling sorry for the boy, offered to drive him to school in his truck. The neighbor was Samuel Beckett. Out of that bit of trivia comes SAM AND DEDE, OR MY DINNER WITH ANDRÉ THE GIANT, imagining a number of scenes between a giant who cannot hide, and a writer obsessed with silence.

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