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Author:Diana Melson Howie
EMail:dmhowie@swbell. net
ICWP Member?:Yes
Nearest Large City:Houston
Play Title:The Brightest Light
Runtime:91-120 minutes
Synopsis:Alexander Hamilton can hardly wait to make a name for himself in his adopted country, but his eagerness for fame engenders a rashness that his peers find harder and harder to bear. After thirty years of working brilliantly and diligently to create a new government, Alex finds himself ignored - a political has-been. As he has done before, Alex speaks out slanderously, but this time he refuses to apologize, taking the chance to insure his reputation at the risk of death.
Max. Cast:17
Min. Cast:9
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First Name:Diana
Last Name:Howie