The Skin Of Our Teeth by Thornton Wilder

"The Skin of Our Teeth" is a groundbreaking play that chronicles the enduring struggles and resilience of the human race through the allegorical story of the Antrobus family. Set in various eras of human history, the family confronts repeated catastrophes, including the Ice Age, a great flood, and a devastating war. With a blend of tragic and comic elements, the play employs a metatheatrical style, breaking the fourth wall and commenting on the nature of human existence. Through the cyclical trials and triumphs of the Antrobus family, the narrative emphasizes the persistence and adaptability of humanity in the face of constant challenges, encapsulating the spirit of survival against all odds.

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