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Playing Shakespeare
Playing Shakespeare
Written by John Barton
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780385720854
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Playing Shakespeare
An Actor's Guide
Written by John Barton


Format: Trade Paperback, 288 pages
On Sale: August 21, 2001
Price: $15.00

Now in its first American edition, Playing Shakespeare is the premier guide to understanding and appreciating the mastery of the world’s greatest playwright.

Together with Royal Shakespeare Company actors–among them Patrick Stewart, Judi Dench, Ian McKellen, Ben Kingsley, and David Suchet–John Barton demonstrates how to adapt Elizabethan theater for the modern stage... Read more >
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Othello
Othello
Written by William Shakespeare and David Scott Kastan, Edited by David Bevington
Format: Paperback
ISBN: 9780553213027
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Othello

Written by William Shakespeare and David Scott Kastan
Edited by David Bevington


Format: Paperback, 352 pages
On Sale: January 1, 1988
Price: $4.99

Though this great tragedy of unsurpassed intensity and emotion is played out against Renaissance splendor, its story of the doomed marriage of a Venetian senator’s daughter, Desdemona, to a Moorish general, Othello, is especially relevant to modern audiences. The differences in race and background create an initial tension that allows the... Read more >
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Four Comedies
Four Comedies
Written by William Shakespeare, Edited by David Bevington and David Scott Kastan
Format: Paperback
ISBN: 9780553212815
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Four Comedies
The Taming of the Shrew, A Midsummer Night's Dream, The Merchant of Venice, Twelfth Night
Written by William Shakespeare
Edited by David Bevington and David Scott Kastan


Format: Paperback, 736 pages
On Sale: January 1, 1988
Price: $6.99

The Taming of the Shrew
Robust and bawdy, The Taming of the Shrew captivates audiences with outrageous humor as Katharina, the shrew, engages in a contest of wills–and love–with her bridegroom, Petruchio, in a comedy of unmatched theatrical brilliance, filled with visual gags and witty repartee.

A Midsummer Night's Dream
Fairy magic, love... Read more >
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Three Uses of the Knife
Three Uses of the Knife
Written by David Mamet
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780375704239
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Three Uses of the Knife
On the Nature and Purpose of Drama
Written by David Mamet


Format: Trade Paperback, 96 pages
On Sale: June 13, 2000
Price: $13.00

The purpose of theater, like magic like religion…ids to inspire cleansing awe. With bracing directness and aphoristic authority, one of our greatest living playwrights addresses the questions: What makes good drama? And why does drama matter in an age that is awash in information and entertainment? David Mamet believes that the...

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Six Great Modern Plays
Six Great Modern Plays
Written by Anton Chekhov
Format: Paperback
ISBN: 9780440379843
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Six Great Modern Plays

Written by Anton Chekhov


Format: Paperback, 512 pages
On Sale: February 15, 1956
Price: $7.99

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Buried Child
Buried Child
Written by Sam Shepard
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307494276
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Buried Child

Written by Sam Shepard


Format: eBook, 128 pages
On Sale: June 10, 2009
Price: $11.99

A newly revised edition of an American classic, Sam Shepard’s Pulitzer Prize—winning Buried Child is as fierce and unforgettable as it was when it was first produced more than twenty-five years ago.

A scene of madness greets Vince and his girlfriend as they arrive at the squalid farmhouse of Vince’s hard-drinking grandparents... Read more >
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The Actor's Scenebook
The Actor's Scenebook
Written by Michael Schulman, Ph.D. and Eva Mekler
Format: Paperback
ISBN: 9780553263664
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The Actor's Scenebook
Scenes and Monologues From Contemporary Plays
Written by Michael Schulman, Ph.D. and Eva Mekler


Format: Paperback, 384 pages
On Sale: May 1, 1984
Price: $7.99

Here is wonderful, up-to-date material for scene study, selected from the best plays from recent theater seasons. More than 20 monologues for both men and women, carefully chosen to display the widest range of dramatic ability, are essential for auditioning actors. A large selection of parts for woman provide exciting opportunities... Read more >
Greek Drama
Greek Drama
Written by Moses Hadas
Format: Paperback
ISBN: 9780553212211
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Greek Drama

Written by Moses Hadas


Format: Paperback, 400 pages
On Sale: December 1, 1983
Price: $5.95

In power, passion, and the brilliant display of moral conflict, the drama of ancient Greece remains unsurpassed. For this volume, Professor Hadas chose nine plays which display the diversity and grandeur of tragedy, and the critical and satiric genius of comedy, in outstanding translations of the past and present. His introduction... Read more >
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Oleanna
Oleanna
Written by David Mamet
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307817617
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Oleanna
A Play
Written by David Mamet


Format: eBook, 96 pages
On Sale: March 28, 2012
Price: $10.99

In David Mamet’s latest play, a male college instructor and his female student sit down to discuss her grades and in a terrifyingly short time become the participants in a modern reprise of the Inquisition. Innocuous remarks suddenly turn damning. Socratic dialogue gives way to heated assault. And the relationship between... Read more >
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Brian's Song
Brian's Song
Written by William Blinn
Format: Paperback
ISBN: 9780553266184
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Brian's Song

Written by William Blinn


Format: Paperback, 128 pages
On Sale: August 1, 1983
Price: $7.99

Two men. Once names Gale Sayers, the other Brian Piccolo. They came from different parts of the country. They competed fiercely for the same job. One liked to talk; the other was shy. One was white; the other black. This is the story of how they came to know each other... Read more >
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