Sheer Heaven

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In 1980, Eric Bogosian, presented 'Sheer Heaven.' The play consisted of a dialogue entirely in Spanish and was meant to be interpreted through minimal visuals and sound. The play ran for a brief time of 30 minutes, and consisted of 5 scenes: 1) Television, 2) Fight, 3) Love Scene, 4) Drugs, and 5) Party. As stated in the press release, " 'Sheer Heaven' is about waiting for something."

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