A Birthday Party for Harold
Have the students hold their own birthday party for Harold complete with food and beverages at an appropriate and convenient location.
Michael's Apartment Diorama
All the activity in the play takes place in Michael's apartment. Create a diorama of the apartment as you envision it.
Watch the 1969 film MIDNIGHT COWBOY to understand Emory's joke about the planned midnight arrival of his birthday gift for Harold.
Mart Crowley's Typewriter
Imagine that you could have a conversation with Mart Crowley's typewriter. What do you think it would say? What questions would you ask?
THE BOYS IN THE BAND Soundtrack
Research the music of the late 1960s and create a CD which could be a background for the lives of Michael and the other men.
Write a Poem or Song
Write a poem or song about some aspect of the novel.
Re-Name the Characters
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