Summer Reading B2G1 Free
 
 

Special Offers see all

Enter to WIN a $100 Credit

Subscribe to PowellsBooks.news
for a chance to win.
Privacy Policy

Visit our stores


    Recently Viewed clear list


    Original Essays | July 31, 2015

    Susan Casey: IMG Voices in the Ocean



    In 2010, the year dolphins came into my life, I spent my days working in midtown Manhattan, on the 36th floor of a big, impressive office building.... Continue »
    1. $19.57 Sale Hardcover add to wish list

    spacer
Qualifying orders ship free.
$6.00
List price: $9.95
Used Trade Paper
Ships in 1 to 3 days
Add to Wishlist
available for shipping or prepaid pickup only
Available for In-store Pickup
in 7 to 12 days
Qty Store Section
1 Partner Warehouse General- General

More copies of this ISBN

This title in other editions

Barber of Seville : in a New Translation and Adaptation By Bernard Sahlins (98 Edition)

by

Barber of Seville : in a New Translation and Adaptation By Bernard Sahlins (98 Edition) Cover

 

Synopses & Reviews

Please note that used books may not include additional media (study guides, CDs, DVDs, solutions manuals, etc.) as described in the publisher comments.

Publisher Comments:

Fast-moving and brisk, and filled with wit, humor, and gaiety, the sheer fun of the Barber assures its immortality. Mr. Sahlins's deft adaptation of a superbly constructed plot, and his attention to language for present-day audiences, make this a beautifully playable farce.

Synopsis:

College instructors as well as respected artistic directors from San Diego to Washington's Arena Stage, from the A.R.T. and Manchester's Royal Exchange to Grand Rapids, continue to choose our versions for their production and classroom use. It's because Plays for Performance are specially designed for contemporary production and study, and presented with production values uppermost in mind. Dialogue is attuned to contemporary speech and aware of modern sensibilities, allowing for comfortable performance before American audiences. Books are printed in good-sized type with wide margins, lending themselves to easy production use. The series is edited by Nicholas Rudall, former artistic director of the Court Theatre at the University of Chicago, and professor of classics at the University; and Bernard Sahlins, founder and director of The Second City.

Synopsis:

Fast-moving and brisk, and filled with wit, humor, and gaiety, the Barber is assured of immortality because of its sheer fun. Plays for Performance Series.

Product Details

ISBN:
9781566632034
Translator:
Sahlins, Bernard
Author:
De Beaumarchais, Pierre A.
Translator:
Sahlins, Bernard
Author:
Beaumarchais, Pierre Augustin Caron
Author:
Sahlins, Bernard
Publisher:
Ivan R. Dee Publisher
Location:
Chicago :
Subject:
Continental european
Subject:
Continental european drama (dramatic works by
Subject:
Drama-Women and Ethnic
Series:
Plays for Performance
Publication Date:
19981031
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
83
Dimensions:
8.82x5.86x.52 in. .57 lbs.

Other books you might like

  1. Waiting for Godot
    Used Trade Paper $4.50
  2. Loot (Methuen Drama) New Trade Paper $17.25
  3. Paradise Hotel (Plays for Performance) New Trade Paper $9.95
  4. Andromache, Britannicus, Berenice Used Trade Paper $4.95
  5. Sejanus, His Fall (Revels Plays) Used Trade Paper $12.95
  6. Bus Stop Used Trade Paper $6.00

Related Subjects

Arts and Entertainment » Drama » European Anthology
Arts and Entertainment » Drama » Plays
Arts and Entertainment » Drama » Women and Ethnic

Barber of Seville : in a New Translation and Adaptation By Bernard Sahlins (98 Edition) Used Trade Paper
0 stars - 0 reviews
$6.00 In Stock
Product details 83 pages Ivan R. Dee Publisher - English 9781566632034 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by , College instructors as well as respected artistic directors from San Diego to Washington's Arena Stage, from the A.R.T. and Manchester's Royal Exchange to Grand Rapids, continue to choose our versions for their production and classroom use. It's because Plays for Performance are specially designed for contemporary production and study, and presented with production values uppermost in mind. Dialogue is attuned to contemporary speech and aware of modern sensibilities, allowing for comfortable performance before American audiences. Books are printed in good-sized type with wide margins, lending themselves to easy production use. The series is edited by Nicholas Rudall, former artistic director of the Court Theatre at the University of Chicago, and professor of classics at the University; and Bernard Sahlins, founder and director of The Second City.
"Synopsis" by , Fast-moving and brisk, and filled with wit, humor, and gaiety, the Barber is assured of immortality because of its sheer fun. Plays for Performance Series.
spacer
spacer
  • back to top

FOLLOW US ON...

     
Powell's City of Books is an independent bookstore in Portland, Oregon, that fills a whole city block with more than a million new, used, and out of print books. Shop those shelves — plus literally millions more books, DVDs, and gifts — here at Powells.com.