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Saint Joan: A Chronicle Play in Six Scenes (Penguin Classics)
Saint Joan: A Chronicle Play in Six Scenes (Penguin Classics)
by George Bernard Shaw
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With Saint Joan, Shaw reached the height of his fame as a dramatist. Fascinated by the story of Joan of Arc (canonized in 1920), but unhappy with "the whitewash which disfigures her beyond recognition," he presents a realistic Joan: proud, intolerant, na&... (read more)

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Death and the Maiden: Tie-In Edition
Death and the Maiden: Tie-In Edition
by Ariel Dorfman
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Reminiscent of the moral perplexities that became the distinctive feature of Greek drama, Death and the Maiden is an unabashed examination of the sometimes unexpected repercussions inherent in reconciliation with the past. Set in post-Pinochet Chile, or... (read more)

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Romeo and Juliet (Pelican Shakespeare)
Romeo and Juliet (Pelican Shakespeare)
by William Shakespeare
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"I feel that I have spent half my career with one or another Pelican Shakespeare in my back pocket. Convenience, however, is the least important aspect of the new Pelican Shakespeare series. Here is an elegant and clear text for either the study or the... (read more)

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Under Milk Wood
Under Milk Wood
by Dylan Thomas
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A moving and hilarious account of a spring day in a small Welsh coastal town, Under Milk Wood is "lyrical, impassioned and funny, an Our Town given universality" (The New Statesman and Nation).... (read more)

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Dutchman and the Slave
Dutchman and the Slave
by Leroi Jones
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Centered squarely on the Negro-white conflict, both Dutchman and The Slave are literally shocking plays — in ideas, in language, in honest anger. They illuminate as with a flash of lightning a deadly serious problem — and they bring an... (read more)

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Hamlet (92 Edition)
Hamlet (92 Edition)
by William Shakespeare
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Each edition includes: • Freshly edited text based on the best early printed version of the play • Full explanatory notes conveniently placed on pages_facing the text of the play • Scene-by-scene plot summaries • A key to famous... (read more)

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Chinglish (12 Edition)
Chinglish (12 Edition)
by David Henry Hwang
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"Marvelous . . . the conceit is elegantly of a piece, yet Hwang is able to keep turning it in on itself to reveal new ambiguities, absurdities, subversions and paradoxes."—Chicago Reader "Hwang's plays collectively chart the evolving... (read more)

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The Fair Maid of the West: Parts I and II (Regents Renaissance Drama Series)
The Fair Maid of the West: Parts I and II (Regents Renaissance Drama Series)
by Thomas Heywood
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Thomas Heywood (1574?-1641), a professional English actor and one of the most prolific playwrights of the seventeenth century, is most famous for his plays written about contemporary English life. The Fair Maid of the West recalls typical Elizabethan... (read more)

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Hedda Gabler Dover Thrift Editions
Hedda Gabler Dover Thrift Editions
by Henrik Ibsen
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This dark psychological drama was first produced in Norway in 1890 and depicts the evil machinations of a ruthless, nihilistic heroine: the infamous Hedda Gabler. Readers will discover a masterly exploration of the nature of evil, along with the... (read more)

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Narrative Poems, the Pel (Pelican Shakespeare)
Narrative Poems, the Pel (Pelican Shakespeare)
by William Shakespeare
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"I feel that I have spent half my career with one or another Pelican Shakespeare in my back pocket. Convenience, however, is the least important aspect of the new Pelican Shakespeare series. Here is an elegant and clear text for either the study or the... (read more)

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A Shakespeare Glossary: Enlarged and Revised
A Shakespeare Glossary: Enlarged and Revised
by C. T. Onions and Robert D. Eagleson
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A justly famous aid to the study of Shakespeare, this glossary--originally compiled by C.T. Onions, an editor of the Oxford English Dictionary--clarifies those words in Shakespeare whose senses or connotations may be unfamiliar to the modern reader... (read more)

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Country Wife and Other Plays (96 Edition)
Country Wife and Other Plays (96 Edition)
by William Wycherley
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William Wycherley's four comedies are admired for their satirical wit, farcical humor, vivid characterization, and social criticism. This edition includes Love in a Wood, The Gentleman Dancing-Master, The Country Wife, and The Plain Dealer. The texts of... (read more)

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Impro: Improvisation and the Theatre
Impro: Improvisation and the Theatre
by Keith Johnstone
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"Impro" ought to be required reading not only for theatre people generally but also for teachers, educators, and students of all kinds and persuasions. Readers of this book are not going to agree with everything in it; but if they are not challenged by... (read more)

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The Elephant Man
The Elephant Man
by Bernard Pomerance
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"The Elephant Man" is based on the life of John Merrick, who lived in London during the latter part of the nineteenth century. A horribly deformed young man, who has been a freak attraction in traveling side shows, is found abandoned and helpless and is... (read more)

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Faust (Faust)
Faust (Faust)
by Goethe
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Goethes masterpiece and perhaps the greatest work in German literature, Faust has made the legendary German alchemist one of the central myths of the Western world. Here indeed is a monumental Faust, an audacious man boldly wagering with the devil... (read more)

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The Two Noble Kinsmen (Oxford World's Classics)
The Two Noble Kinsmen (Oxford World's Classics)
by William Shakespeare
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'Based on Chaucer\'s Knight\'s Tale, The Two Noble Kinsmen was written at the end of Shakespeare\'s career, as a collaboration with the rising young dramatist John Fletcher. Neglected until recently by directors and teachers, the play deserves to be... (read more)

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Five Plays (Penguin Classics)
Five Plays (Penguin Classics)
by Thomas Middleton
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This collection of plays shows Middleton experimenting with the classical genres of tragedy and comedy as he develops his own individual dramatic voice. In his early comedies, characterized by an almost Terentian delight in ingenious plotting, love and... (read more)

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Romeo and Juliet (80 - Old Edition)
Romeo and Juliet (80 - Old Edition)
by Arden And Shakespeare
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The editors introduction addresses what is known about the original writing of the play and its evolution through seven editions.  Historical context, cultural references, and literary sources are also covered.  A discussion of the plays... (read more)

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Much Ado about Nothing (Dover Thrift Editions)
Much Ado about Nothing (Dover Thrift Editions)
by William Shakespeare
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Imaginative, exuberant comedy contrasts two pairs of lovers in a witty and suspenseful battle of the sexes. Filled with suspense, clever turns of plot, vivacious displays of wit, and charming songs, this is one of the Bard's most beloved and performed... (read more)

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Cirque Du Soleil: 20 Years Under the Sun - An Authorized History
Cirque Du Soleil: 20 Years Under the Sun - An Authorized History
by Tony Babinski
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- This is the first survey of the history of Cirque du Soleil. - This will be published to coincide with the 20th anniversary of Cirque du Soleil. - The book benefits from an unprecedented participation by Cirque du Soleil in the telling of its... (read more)

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