The Rainmaker by N. Richard Nash

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Lizzie Curry's father and two brothers are more worried about her marital prospects than about the drought that's killing their cattle. When con man and dream-maker Bill Starbuck appears with a promise to bring rain, he becomes the vehicle for Lizzie's transformation.
 

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Published December 10, 2001 by L.A. Theatre Works.
Genres: Mystery, Thriller & Suspense, Literature & Fiction. Fiction

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Audio Reviews reflect PW's assessment of the audio adaptation of a book and should be quoted only in reference to the audio version.FictionTHE RAINMAKERN.

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BC Books

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it is important for Starbuck to be played as bigger than life, and as a man who really believes his own lies.

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Los Angeles Times

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\f7 Rhesa Casaday Lizzie Curry David Billman: Bill Starbuck Tony Grande: Noah Curry James M.

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Time Out Chicago

As the sole daughter of the family, Hammonds is convincing and touching as a young, cerebral woman weighing a glimmer of practical and romantic optimism against further heartbreak.

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Splash Magazine

Last night at the Edgemar Center of the Arts theatre,director Jack Heller rekindled my love of theatre and everyone in the audience had a similar response to the production of N.Richard Nash’s play “The Rainmaker”.

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Full Summary >> Cast: Burt Lancaster - (Bill Starbuck) Katharine Hepburn - (Lizzie Curry) The most popular of playwright N.

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