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Take Ten: New 10-Minute Plays
Take Ten: New 10-Minute Plays
Edited by Eric Lane and Nina Shengold
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780679772828
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Take Ten: New 10-Minute Plays

Edited by Eric Lane and Nina Shengold


Format: Trade Paperback, 368 pages
On Sale: March 25, 1997
Price: $15.95

A ten-minute play is a streak of theatrical lightning. It doesn't last long, but its power can stand your hair on end. This splendid anthology contains enough wattage to light up a small city. For in its pages, thirty-two of our finest playwrights hone their skills on a form that has... Read more >
Three Uses of the Knife
Three Uses of the Knife
Written by David Mamet
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780804151085
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Three Uses of the Knife
On the Nature and Purpose of Drama
Written by David Mamet


Format: eBook, 96 pages
On Sale: August 14, 2013
Price: $9.99

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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Greek Drama
Greek Drama
Written by Moses Hadas
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780553902587
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Greek Drama

Written by Moses Hadas


Format: eBook
On Sale: May 30, 2006
Price: $1.99

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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Othello
Othello
Written by William Shakespeare, Edited by Jonathan Bate and Eric Rasmussen
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ISBN: 9780812969153
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Othello

Written by William Shakespeare
Edited by Jonathan Bate and Eric Rasmussen


Format: Trade Paperback, 256 pages
On Sale: August 25, 2009
Price: $8.00

Shakespeare shines a fierce spotlight on the jealous heart and on our attitudes toward the outsider. A story of its time and for our time, full of terror and beauty, Othello is urgent, gripping, radical, and beautiful.

Under the editorial supervision of Jonathan Bate and Eric Rasmussen, two of today’s most accomplished... Read more >
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Much Ado About Nothing
Much Ado About Nothing
Written by William Shakespeare, Edited by Jonathan Bate and Eric Rasmussen
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ISBN: 9780812969177
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Much Ado About Nothing

Written by William Shakespeare
Edited by Jonathan Bate and Eric Rasmussen


Format: Trade Paperback, 208 pages
On Sale: August 25, 2009
Price: $8.00

Set in a courtly world of masked revels and dances, this play turns on the archetypal story of a lady falsely accused of unfaithfulness, spurned by her bridegroom, and finally vindicated and reunited with him. Villainy, schemes, and deceits threaten to darken the brilliant humor and sparkling wordplay–but the hilarious counterplot... Read more >
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True and False
True and False
Written by David Mamet
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ISBN: 9780307806499
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True and False
Heresy and Common Sense for the Actor
Written by David Mamet


Format: eBook, 144 pages
On Sale: September 7, 2011
Price: $11.99

Invent nothing, deny nothing, speak up, stand up, stay out of school. With these words, one of our most brilliantly iconoclastic playwrights takes on the art of profession of acting, in a book that is as shocking as it is practical, as witty as it is instructive, and as irreverent as... Read more >
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Six Plays by Lillian Hellman
Six Plays by Lillian Hellman
Written by Lillian Hellman
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ISBN: 9780394741123
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Six Plays by Lillian Hellman

Written by Lillian Hellman


Format: Trade Paperback, 512 pages
On Sale: October 12, 1979
Price: $17.95

These six plays span nearly twenty years of theatre and display the range of Lillian Hellman's dramatic gifts. The Children's Hour (1934), her first play, was considered shocking at the time; it concerns the devastating effects of a child's malicious charge of lesbianism against two of her teachers. Days to Come... Read more >
Fifteen One-Act Plays
Fifteen One-Act Plays
Written by Sam Shepard
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ISBN: 9780345802767
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Fifteen One-Act Plays

Written by Sam Shepard


Format: Trade Paperback, 400 pages
On Sale: August 14, 2012
Price: $16.00

Filled with wry, dark humor, unparalleled imagination, unforgettable characters, and exquisitely crafted storytelling, Sam Shepard’s plays have earned him enormous acclaim over the past five decades. In these fifteen one-acts, we see him at his best, displaying his trademark ability to portray human relationships, love, and lust with rare authenticity. These... Read more >
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The Tempest
The Tempest
Written by William Shakespeare, Edited by Jonathan Bate and Eric Rasmussen
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ISBN: 9780812969108
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The Tempest

Written by William Shakespeare
Edited by Jonathan Bate and Eric Rasmussen


Format: Trade Paperback, 192 pages
On Sale: August 12, 2008
Price: $8.00

Generally believed to be the last play written solely by Shakespeare, The Tempest centers on a banished noble who uses sorcery to confront his foes. In this play, Shakespeare offers some of his most insightful meditations on themes ranging from vengeance and forgiveness to nature and nurture.

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Romeo and Juliet
Romeo and Juliet
Written by William Shakespeare
Format: Paperback
ISBN: 9780553213058
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Romeo and Juliet

Written by William Shakespeare


Format: Paperback, 336 pages
On Sale: January 1, 1988
Price: $4.99

The magnificent, timeless drama is the world's most famous tale of "star-crossed lovers." The young, unshakable love of Juliet and Romeo defies the feud that divides their families—the Capulets and Montagues—as their desperate need to be together, their secret meetings, and finally their concealed marriage drive them toward tragedy. A masterwork... Read more >
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