Blues for an Alabama Sky Summary & Study Guide

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Act 1

Scene 1 takes place at 3:00 a.m. Angel, who is drunk, is being helped home to Guy's apartment by Guy and Leland, a young man who happened to be passing them on the street. Angel's boyfriend, Nick, an Italian gangster, has just gotten married and has broken off his relationship with her. During her nightclub performance at the Cotton Club, which Nick was attending, Angel interrupted her dance routine to yell and throw things at him from the stage. As a result, she has been fired, as has her friend Guy, who worked as a costume designer for the club. Guy's neighbor, Delia, awakened by the commotion, comes into his apartment to see what has happened. Delia, a social worker, is trying to organize the opening of a family planning clinic in Harlem. Guy explains that his dream is to get a job as costume designer for the...

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