Bang the Drum Slowly (Dramatization)

Length: 1 hr and 21 mins
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A humorous and poignant story that follows a fictional major league baseball team through a summer season when the team comes together after one of the players is diagnosed with Hodgkin's disease.

This play is based on the novel by Mark Harris.

Don't miss The Southpaw, another LA Theater Works production based on the writings of Mark Harris.
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Sit back grab your popcorn and head to the game

Nice short play about baseball and cancer. I enjoyed the loyalty of the lead character and his loyalty to his friend with lymphoma. having had the disease myself.

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Fantastic

A really great read. A really great story. Read the Southpaw as well.