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Four Plays: (Lysistrata, the Frogs, a Parliament of Women, Plutus (Wealth)
Four Plays: (Lysistrata, the Frogs, a Parliament of Women, Plutus (Wealth)
by Aristophanes
Publisher Comments
This volume features four celebrated masterpieces: Lysistrata, The Frogs, The Assembly-Women, and Plutus (Wealth), all in new translations by the distinguished poet and translator Paul Roche.... (read more)

Available March 2015
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Loose Screws and Other Polish Plays (Seagull Books - In Performance)
Loose Screws and Other Polish Plays (Seagull Books - In Performance)
by Melita Denning
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An unprecedented anthology of contemporary Polish drama, Loose Screws brings together nine previously un-translated plays by prominent playwrights who have emerged in rapidly changing postcommunist landscapes. The plays expose ways in which... (read more)

Available February 2015
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Macbeth: Third Series (Arden Shakespeare)
Macbeth: Third Series (Arden Shakespeare)
by William Shakespeare
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3rd edition... (read more)

Available April 2015
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The Comedy of Errors: Third Series (Arden Shakespeare)
The Comedy of Errors: Third Series (Arden Shakespeare)
by William Shakespeare
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This is a reproduction of a book published before 1923. This book may have occasional imperfectionssuch as missing or blurred pages, poor pictures, errant marks, etc. that were either part of the original artifact, or were introduced by the scanning... (read more)

Available February 2016
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The Trouble with Harry
The Trouble with Harry
by Lachlan Philpott
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A secret. A murder. And a mangy old hen that cock-a-doodles in the morning and sets tongues wagging. The Trouble with Harry, by multi-award winning playwright Lachlan Philpott, rips back the curtains on the case of Eugenia Falleni, the notorious ‘... (read more)

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Hippolytos (Griechische Dramen)
Hippolytos (Griechische Dramen)
by Euripides
Synopsis
In Euripides drama, Hippolytus angers Aphrodite, the goddess of love, so much by worshiping the hunting goddess Artemis that she makes his Stepmother, Phaedra fall in love with him. Phaedra 's aged nurse persuades her to confess her love and then informs... (read more)

Available January 2015
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Up Against the Wall: The Collected Works
Up Against the Wall: The Collected Works
by Danny Hoch
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The inaugural anthology of one of the first playwrights of the Hip-Hop Generation. "The best of the shape-shifting solo performers who brought multiethnic New York to the stage in the nineties."?Time Out New York "Mr. Hoch is a specialist... (read more)

Available January 2015
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The Wonderful World of Dissocia (Modern Classics)
The Wonderful World of Dissocia (Modern Classics)
by Anthony Neilson
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Lisa Jones is on a journey. It's a colourful and exciting off-kilter trip in search of one lost hour that has tipped the balance of her life. The inhabitants of the wonderful world she finds herself in - Dissocia - are a curious blend of the funny, the... (read more)

Available July 2015
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Theatre and Architecture (Theatre&)
Theatre and Architecture (Theatre&)
by Juliet Rufford
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Theatre and architecture are seeming opposites: one a time-based art-form experienced in space, the other a spacial art experienced over time. The book will unpick these assumptions, demonstrating ways in which theatre and architecture are co... (read more)

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The Night Alive and Other Plays
The Night Alive and Other Plays
by Conor Mcpherson
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On The Night Alive: "A beautiful new play. . . . There's not another dramatist living who could pull off [what McPherson] exercises so exquisitely here. . . . Kindles a glow, both warming and chilling, you rarely experience at the theater."—The New... (read more)

Available May 2015
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Barker: Plays Eight
Barker: Plays Eight
by Howard Barker
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Howard Barker is one of the most significant and controversial dramatists of his time. His plays challenge, unsettle and expose. The latest volume in Oberon's Howard Barker series includes the plays The Bite of the Night, Brutopia, The Forty, and Wonder... (read more)

Available March 2015
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A Month in the Country (Tcg Classic Russian Drama)
A Month in the Country (Tcg Classic Russian Drama)
by Ivan Sergeevich Turgenev
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"Pevear and Volokhonsky are at once scrupulous translators and vivid stylists of English."—The New Yorker One week before her thirtieth birthday, the simple life of dutiful wife and mother Natalya is upended when the arrival of her son's charming... (read more)

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Citizenship (Modern Classics)
Citizenship (Modern Classics)
by Mark Ravenhill
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Citizenship is a bittersweet one-act comedy about growing up, following a boy's frank and messy search to discover his sexual identity. Tom dreams of being kissed, but he's not sure whether by a man or by a woman, and he feels he should choose pretty... (read more)

Available July 2015
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Tom Hardy: Life to the Max
Tom Hardy: Life to the Max
by James Haydock
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From playing a rogue agent in Tinker, Tailor, Soldier, Spy, to taking on the role of villainous Bane in Batman: The Dark Knight Rises—an in-depth look the versatile and edgy actor  With his raw talent, edginess, and ability to utterly... (read more)

Available March 2015
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Acting Shakespeare's Language
Acting Shakespeare's Language
by Andy Hinds
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Focusing on the ‘acting of the text and not on technical voice work, this new manual from theatre director Andy Hinds lucidly outlines a number of key, practical guidelines to speaking and acting Shakespeares work, essential for all students and... (read more)

Available April 2015
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The Forest and the Field
The Forest and the Field
by Chris Goode
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A polemical examination of the concept of theater as a "space," and a politically motivated exploration of theater's relationship to reality. Chris Goode's provocative book interrogates the wider relationship between theater and the "outside world... (read more)

Available June 2015
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Five Arab Hamlet Plays
Five Arab Hamlet Plays
by Margaret Litvin
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A fascinating, hilarious, provocative collection of Arab works inspired by William Shakespeare's Hamlet, from political satire to musical comedy. Includes works by Moroccan Nabyl Lahlou (1968), Syrian Mamduh Adwan (1976), Jordanian Nader Omran (1984... (read more)

Available June 2015
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Mamet Plays: 5: Boston Marriage; Faustus; Romance (Contemporary Dramatists)
Mamet Plays: 5: Boston Marriage; Faustus; Romance (Contemporary Dramatists)
by David Mamet
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A collection of outstanding plays from one of America's greatest playwrightsRomanceWildly humorous and often gob-smackingly outrageous, Romance is an uproarious courtroom farce, which lampoons the American judicial system and exposes the hypocrisy... (read more)

Available April 2015
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The Arts Club Anthology: 50 Years of Canadian Theatre in Vancouver
The Arts Club Anthology: 50 Years of Canadian Theatre in Vancouver
by Rachel Ditor
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In celebration of the Arts Club Theatre Companys fiftieth anniversary, this anthology collects six of the most cherished and popular plays that have captivated audiences for the past five decades. As the largest theatre in Western Canada, the Arts Club... (read more)

Available March 2015
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Stage Kiss
Stage Kiss
by Sarah Ruhl
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"Wickedly clever . . . Ruhl's unique, breezily elegant dialogue is fully present, as is her pleasingly loopy logic."—Variety "In the smart, rollicking Stage Kiss . . . passion and fidelity engage in a kind of elegant pas de deux. . . . The play... (read more)

Available February 2015
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