Upstaged (Jacques Jouet) - скачать книгу , читать онлайн


2 Фев 2013

Автор: Jacques Jouet

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Two minutes into the second act, there is a knock on Nicolas Boehlmer's dressing-room door, just as he's smoking his last cigarette before having to go back on stage .



and, without thinking, he says, &quote;Come in,&quote; still in character.

He quickly finds himself bound, gagged, and stripped by a man who appears to be his mirror image: costumed in the same wig, make-up, and clothes.

Nicolas is powerless to prevent his usurper from going out and playing his role-with increasingly ridiculous consequences.

Is this &quote;upstaging&quote; the act of a depraved amateur? Sabotage by a rival? A piece of guerrilla theater? A political statement? Whatever the cause, Nicolas and his fellow actors soon find their play-and their lives-making less and less sense, as the parts they play come under assault by this irrational intruder.

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