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The temperamentals

Jon Marans

The temperamentals

a new play

by Jon Marans

  • 298 Want to read
  • 23 Currently reading

Published by Chelsea Station Editions in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Drama,
  • Gay liberation movement,
  • Mattachine Society,
  • Gay men

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Jon Marans
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS3563.A624 T46 2011
    The Physical Object
    Pagination133 p. :
    Number of Pages133
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24864217M
    ISBN 109780984470792
    LC Control Number2011921418

      Discovering what lurks beneath gray flannel (or perhaps tropical worsted, since the setting is Los Angeles) is both the theme and the story-propelling engine of “The Temperamentals,” which.   “Temperamentals” was the term gay men in the know used for each other, and the only “agenda” they seemed to have at the time was to sneak around for elicit sex and remain closeted. Thank God there were people like Harry Hay and Rudi Gernreich, two of the five founding members, who thought otherwise.

    The Temperamentals runs through Ap , and is presented by Mauckingbird Theatre Company at The Skybox at the Adrienne Theater, Sansom Street, Philadelphia. Tickets are $25, with discounts available for students and seniors, and are available by calling the box office at () or online at Temperamental definition is - marked by excessive sensitivity and impulsive mood changes. How to use temperamental in a sentence.

    JON MARANS’ new play, The Temperamentals, is about Harry Hay, Rudi Gernreich, and the beginning of the gay rights movement with The Mattachine Society. Today we can talk about “the gay community,” .   Review: "The Temperamentals" by About Face Theatre tells the story of the Mattachine Society, an early gay rights group in Los Angeles in the s.


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Wilde. Temperamentals: code word for homosexual “Temperamental’ was a code word for “homosexual” from the ss, part of a created language of secret words that gay men used to communicate. The term refers to the idea that they were temperamentally different.

Modern psychology is not much kinder to the four temperaments concept and, in general, dismisses most personality theories altogether.

Despite that, usage of its terms — sanguine, phlegmatic, choleric, and melancholic — persists in both scientific and everyday language. 18th-century depiction of the four temperaments, Phlegmatic and choleric above, sanguine and melancholic below.

The four temperament theory is a proto-psychological theory which suggests that there are four fundamental personality types: sanguine, choleric, melancholic, and phlegmatic.

Most formulations include the possibility of mixtures among the types where an individual's personality types overlap and they share two or more temperaments. THE TEMPERAMENTALS takes place in the early s in var-ious locations throughout Los Angeles.

As the play is in many different locales, the set should not be realis-tic. Instead, each locale only need supply us with atmosphere. Most of the settings are secluded, out-of-the-way places. Where secrecy can. The Temperamentals, Jon Marans' hit off-Broadway play, tells the story of two men--the communist Harry Hay and the Viennese refugee and designer Rudi Gernreich--as they fall in love while building the Mattachine Society, the first gay rights organization in the pre-Stonewall United States/5(15).

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