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Letters to a Young Artist: Straight-Up Advice on Making a Life in the Arts -- For Actors, Performers, Writers, and Artists of Every Kind
Letters to a Young Artist: Straight-Up Advice on Making a Life in the Arts -- For Actors, Performers, Writers, and Artists of Every Kind
by Anna Deavere Smith
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From the most exciting individual in American theater” (Newsweek), here is Anna Deavere Smiths brass tacks advice to aspiring artists of all stripes. In vividly anecdotal letters to the young BZ, she addresses the full spectrum of issues that... (read more)

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The International Strindberg: New Critical Essays
The International Strindberg: New Critical Essays
by Anna Westerstahl Stenport
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This fine collection of essays offers a wide range of new and original perspectives on Strindberg and his relation to modern and contemporary literature. By using Strindberg as a fulcrum or spring board, the volume opens a unique and unusual historical... (read more)

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Twelfth Night - New Folger Library Edition (93 Edition)
Twelfth Night - New Folger Library Edition (93 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 lines... (read more)

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The Crucible
The Crucible
by Arthur Miller
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From Arthur Miller, America’s most celebrated playwright, a searing portrait of a community engulfed by hysteria, inspired by Senator Joseph McCarthy’s anti-communist “witch-hunts” in the 1950s “I believe that the reader... (read more)

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Blithe Spirit, Hay Fever, Private Lives: Three Plays
Blithe Spirit, Hay Fever, Private Lives: Three Plays
by Noel Coward
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In Blithe Spirit, Charles Condomine receives a visit from his first wife, Elvira; unfortunately, Charles is now married to Ruth, and Elvira is a ghost. The bohemian protagonists of Hay Fever wreak emotional havoc on a houseful of weekend visitors. And in... (read more)

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Lost in Yonkers (Plume Drama)
Lost in Yonkers (Plume Drama)
by Neil Simon
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Neil Simon’s inimitable play about the trials and tribulations that test family ties – winner of the 1991 Pulitzer Prize for Drama What happens to children in the absence of love? That is the question that lies at the heart of this funny and... (read more)

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Don Juan
Don Juan
by Moliere
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Don Juan, the "Seducer of Seville," originated as a hero-villain of Spanish folk legend, is a famous lover and scoundrel who has made more than a thousand sexual conquests. One of Molière's best-known plays, Don Juan was written while Tartuffe was... (read more)

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Othello (Folger Shakespeare Library)
Othello (Folger Shakespeare Library)
by William Shakespeare
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Shakespeare's tragedy about Othello the Moor is presented in this freshly edited text with full explanatory notes, scene-by-scene plot summaries, an Introduction to reading Shakespeare's language, and much more. Reissue.... (read more)

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The Tempest (New Folger Library Shakespeare)
The Tempest (New Folger Library Shakespeare)
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 lines... (read more)

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On Directing
On Directing
by Harold Clurman
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“A straightforward, tasteful, and articulate account of what it is to bring a play to palpitating life upon a stage” (The New York Times Book Review). In this classic guide to directing, we are taken logically from the choice of the play... (read more)

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Romeo and Juliet (Dover Thrift Editions)
Romeo and Juliet (Dover Thrift Editions)
by William Shakespeare
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Tragic tale of star-crossed lovers, feuding families, and timeless passion contains some of Shakespeare's most beautiful and lyrical love poetry. This inexpensive edition includes the complete, unabridged text with explanatory footnotes. Ideal for... (read more)

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Death of a Salesman (Penguin Plays)
Death of a Salesman (Penguin Plays)
by Arthur Miller
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Ever since it was first performed in 1949, Death of a Salesman has been recognized as a milestone of the American theater. In the person of Willy Loman, the aging, failing salesman who makes his living riding on a smile and a shoeshine, Arthur Miller... (read more)

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Four Plays: Summer and Smoke/Orpheus Descending/Suddenly Last Summer/Period of Adjustment
Four Plays: Summer and Smoke/Orpheus Descending/Suddenly Last Summer/Period of Adjustment
by Tennessee Williams
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Four plays by the gifted writer of prose and pioneer of modern theater, together in one volume.... (read more)

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Othello - Arden Shakespeare: Third Series - Paperback (Arden Shakespeare Third)
Othello - Arden Shakespeare: Third Series - Paperback (Arden Shakespeare Third)
by William Shakespeare
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In a period of ten years, Shakespeare wrote a series of tragedies that established him, by universal consent, in the front rank of the world's dramatists. Critics have praised either Hamlet or King Lear as the greatest of these; Ernst Honigmann, in the... (read more)

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The Norton Anthology of Drama: Antiquity Through the Eighteenth Century
The Norton Anthology of Drama: Antiquity Through the Eighteenth Century
by J E Gainor
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Less expensive than rival anthologies, The Norton Anthology of Dramais also the best value'"a book that students will keep long after the class is over.... (read more)

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A Raisin in the Sun
A Raisin in the Sun
by Lorraine Hansberry
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Drama / 7m, 3f, 1 boy / Int. This groundbreaking play starred Sidney Poitier, Claudia McNeill, Ruby Dee and Diana Sands in the Broadway production which opened in 1959. Set on Chicago's South Side, the plot revolves around the divergent dreams and... (read more)

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Art of Dramatic Writing: Its Basis in the Creative Interpretation of Human Motives
Art of Dramatic Writing: Its Basis in the Creative Interpretation of Human Motives
by Lajos Egri
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If you begged me to give you the title of one "how-to" book on the topic of screenwriting and wouldn't give up until I told you, then it would have to be this classic introduction to the craft. Often used as a textbook in screenwriting classes, Lajos... (read more)

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Cat on a Hot Tin Roof ((Rev)04 Edition)
Cat on a Hot Tin Roof ((Rev)04 Edition)
by Tennessee Williams
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Cat on a Hot Tin Roof first heated up Broadway in 1955 with its gothic American story of brothers vying for their dying father's inheritance amid a whirlwind of sexuality, untethered in the person of Maggie the Cat. The play also daringly showcased the... (read more)

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Three Plays: Our Town, the Skin of Our Teeth, and the Matchmaker
Three Plays: Our Town, the Skin of Our Teeth, and the Matchmaker
by Thornton Wilder
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< blockquote> < p> Three of the greatest plays in American literature collected in one volume < /p> < /blockquote> < p> This important new omnibus edition features an illuminating foreword by playwright John Guare and an... (read more)

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Beyond Therapy
Beyond Therapy
by Christopher Durang
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Comedy Christopher Durang Chacrters: 4 male, 2 female Interior Set (Set may be simply suggested.) Bruce and Prudence are deeply into therapy. Prudence's macho therapist is urging her to be more assertive while Bruce's wacky female therapist wants him to... (read more)

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