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Plays for Two
Plays for Two
Edited by Eric Lane and Nina Shengold
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780345804549
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Plays for Two

Edited by Eric Lane and Nina Shengold


Format: Trade Paperback, 640 pages
On Sale: March 25, 2014
Price: $16.95

Plays for Two is a unique anthology of twenty-eight terrific plays for two actors, by a mix of celebrated playwrights and cutting-edge new voices.

It takes two to tango—or to perform a duet, fight a duel, or play ping-pong. The two-character play is dramatic confrontation stripped to its essence. These four full-length and twenty-four... Read more >
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Plays for Two
Plays for Two
Edited by Eric Lane and Nina Shengold
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780345804556
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Plays for Two

Edited by Eric Lane and Nina Shengold


Format: eBook, 512 pages
On Sale: March 25, 2014
Price: $12.99

Plays for Two is a unique anthology of twenty-eight terrific plays for two actors, by a mix of celebrated playwrights and cutting-edge new voices.

It takes two to tango—or to perform a duet, fight a duel, or play ping-pong. The two-character play is dramatic confrontation stripped to its essence. These four full-length and twenty-four... Read more >
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The Tragedy of Mister Morn
The Tragedy of Mister Morn
Written by Vladimir Nabokov, Translated by Anastasia Tolstoy and Thomas Karshan, Introduction by Thomas Karshan
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ISBN: 9780307950666
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The Tragedy of Mister Morn

Written by Vladimir Nabokov
Translated by Anastasia Tolstoy and Thomas Karshan
Introduction by Thomas Karshan


Format: Trade Paperback, 176 pages
On Sale: December 3, 2013
Price: $15.00

Vladimir Nabokov’s earliest major work, written when he was twenty-four, is a full-length play in verse of Shakespearean beauty and richness.

The story of an incognito king whose love for the wife of a banished revolutionary brings on the chaos the king has fought to prevent, this five-act play was never published in...

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The Most of Nora Ephron
The Most of Nora Ephron
Written by Nora Ephron
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780385350839
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The Most of Nora Ephron

Written by Nora Ephron


Format: Hardcover, 576 pages
On Sale: October 29, 2013
Price: $35.00

A whopping big celebration of the work of the late, great Nora Ephron, America’s funniest—and most acute—writer, famous for her brilliant takes on life as we’ve been living it these last forty years.

Everything you could possibly want from Nora Ephron is here—from her writings on journalism, feminism, and being a...

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Heartless
Heartless
Written by Sam Shepard
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ISBN: 9780345806802
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Heartless
A Play
Written by Sam Shepard


Format: Trade Paperback, 128 pages
On Sale: October 8, 2013
Price: $15.00

When Roscoe, a 65-year-old Cervantes scholar, runs off with a young woman named Sally, he decides to stay a while in her family home. Soon he discovers that Sally’s house—once inhabited by James Dean; perched precariously over the San Fernando valley—is filled with secrets, sadness, and haunted women who cannot leave... Read more >
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Heartless
Heartless
Written by Sam Shepard
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ISBN: 9780345806826
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Heartless
A Play
Written by Sam Shepard


Format: eBook, 112 pages
On Sale: October 8, 2013
Price: $10.99

When Roscoe, a 65-year-old Cervantes scholar, runs off with a young woman named Sally, he decides to stay a while in her family home. Soon he discovers that Sally’s house—once inhabited by James Dean; perched precariously over the San Fernando valley—is filled with secrets, sadness, and haunted women who cannot leave... Read more >
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The Worlds of Sholem Aleichem
The Worlds of Sholem Aleichem
Written by Jeremy Dauber
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780805243161
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The Worlds of Sholem Aleichem
The Remarkable Life and Afterlife of the Man Who Created Tevye
Written by Jeremy Dauber


Format: eBook, 464 pages
On Sale: October 8, 2013
Price: $14.99

Part of the Jewish Encounters series

The first comprehensive biography of one of the most beloved authors of all time: the creator of Tevye the Dairyman, the collection of stories that inspired Fiddler on the Roof.
 
Novelist, playwright, journalist, essayist, and editor, Sholem Aleichem was one of the founding giants of modern Yiddish...

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The Worlds of Sholem Aleichem
The Worlds of Sholem Aleichem
Written by Jeremy Dauber
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780805242782
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The Worlds of Sholem Aleichem
The Remarkable Life and Afterlife of the Man Who Created Tevye
Written by Jeremy Dauber


Format: Hardcover, 464 pages
On Sale: October 8, 2013
Price: $28.95

Part of the Jewish Encounters series

The first comprehensive biography of one of the most beloved authors of all time: the creator of Tevye the Dairyman, the collection of stories that inspired Fiddler on the Roof.
 
Novelist, playwright, journalist, essayist, and editor, Sholem Aleichem was one of the founding giants of modern Yiddish...

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The Amen Corner
The Amen Corner
Written by James Baldwin
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780804149693
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The Amen Corner
A Play
Written by James Baldwin


Format: eBook, 112 pages
On Sale: September 17, 2013
Price: $9.99

Only a boy preacher who had grown up to become one of America's most eminent writers could have produced a play like The Amen Corner. For to his first work for the theater James Baldwin brought all the fervor and majestic rhetoric of the storefront churches of his childhood along with... Read more >
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Stella Adler on America's Master Playwrights
Stella Adler on America's Master Playwrights
Written by Stella Adler, Edited by Barry Paris
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ISBN: 9780679746997
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Stella Adler on America's Master Playwrights
Eugene O'Neill, Thornton Wilder, Clifford Odets, William Saroyan, Tennessee Williams, William Inge, Arthur Miller, Edward Albee
Written by Stella Adler
Edited by Barry Paris


Format: Trade Paperback, 400 pages
On Sale: September 10, 2013
Price: $16.95

Stella Adler was one of the most influential acting teachers of all time, a legendary force of nature whose generations of students include Marlon Brando, Karl Malden, Anthony Quinn, Diana Ross, Robert De Niro, Warren Beatty, Annette Benning, and Mark Ruffalo.

This long-awaited companion to her book on the master European playwrights...

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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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Henry VI
Henry VI
Written by William Shakespeare
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307421258
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Henry VI
Parts One, Two, and Three
Written by William Shakespeare


Format: eBook, 608 pages
On Sale: July 17, 2013
Price: $6.99

Displaying the bold vision and growing skill of a young playwright, these are Shakespeare’s first three history plays, covering some sixty tumultuous years of English history. Their pageantry, violence, and stirring speeches excite audiences with action as well as character, and midway through the final play in this trilogy, a shocking... Read more >
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King John and Henry VIII
King John and Henry VIII
Written by William Shakespeare
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307421647
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King John and Henry VIII

Written by William Shakespeare


Format: eBook, 592 pages
On Sale: July 17, 2013
Price: $5.99

These two history plays—one written in the early days of Shakespeare’s career and one at the very end—are alike in the complexity of their political vision. King John probes the nature of good and evil as self-interest and ruthless ambition proceed unchecked while an unpopular ruler wages a brutal fight to... Read more >
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Antony and Cleopatra
Antony and Cleopatra
Written by William Shakespeare
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ISBN: 9780307807984
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Antony and Cleopatra

Written by William Shakespeare


Format: eBook, 368 pages
On Sale: July 10, 2013
Price: $3.99

A magnificent drama of love and war, this riveting tragedy presents one of Shakespeare's greatest female characters—the seductive, cunning Egyptian queen Cleopatra. The Roman leader Mark Antony, a virtual prisoner of his passion for her, is a man torn between pleasure and virtue, between sensual indolence and duty . . ... Read more >
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Othello
Othello
Written by William Shakespeare, Edited by David Bevington and David Scott Kastan
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307808004
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Othello

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


Format: eBook, 352 pages
On Sale: July 10, 2013
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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Richard III
Richard III
Written by William Shakespeare
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307808011
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Richard III

Written by William Shakespeare


Format: eBook, 400 pages
On Sale: July 3, 2013
Price: $6.99

An exciting new edition of the complete works of Shakespeare with these features:  Illustrated with photographs from New York Shakespeare Festival productions, vivid readable readable introductions for each play by noted scholar David Bevington, a lively personal foreword by Joseph Papp, an insightful essay on the play in performance, modern spelling and... Read more >
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Hamlet
Hamlet
Written by William Shakespeare, Edited by David Bevington and David Scott Kastan
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ISBN: 9780307807540
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Hamlet

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


Format: eBook, 384 pages
On Sale: June 12, 2013
Price: $4.99

One of the greatest plays of all time, the compelling tragedy of the tormented young prince of Denmark continues to capture the imaginations of modern audiences worldwide. Confronted with evidence that his uncle murdered his father, and with his mother’s infidelity, Hamlet must find a means of reconciling his longing for... Read more >
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King Lear
King Lear
Written by William Shakespeare, Edited by David Bevington and David Scott Kastan
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307807915
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King Lear

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


Format: eBook, 352 pages
On Sale: June 12, 2013
Price: $4.99

A king foolishly divides his kingdom between his scheming two oldest daughters and estranges himself from the daughter who loves him. So begins this profoundly moving and disturbing tragedy that, perhaps more than any other work in literature, challenges the notion of a coherent and just universe. The king and others... Read more >
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Macbeth
Macbeth
Written by William Shakespeare, Edited by David Bevington and David Scott Kastan
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307807991
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Macbeth

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


Format: eBook, 272 pages
On Sale: June 12, 2013
Price: $4.99

No dramatist has ever seen with more frightening clarity into the heart and mind of a murderer than has Shakespeare in this compelling tragedy of evil. Taunted into asserting his “masculinity” by his ambitious wife, Macbeth chooses to embrace the Weird Sisters’ prophecy and kill his king–and thus, seals his own... Read more >
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A Midsummer Night's Dream
A Midsummer Night's Dream
Written by William Shakespeare, Edited by David Bevington and David Scott Kastan
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ISBN: 9780307807717
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A Midsummer Night's Dream

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


Format: eBook, 224 pages
On Sale: June 5, 2013
Price: $4.99

Magic, love spells, and an enchanted wood provide the materials for one of Shakespeare’s most delightful comedies. When four young lovers, fleeing the Athenian law and their own mismatched rivalries, take to the forest of Athens, their lives become entangled with a feud between the King and Queen of the Fairies... Read more >
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Richard II
Richard II
Written by William Shakespeare
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307416155
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Richard II

Written by William Shakespeare


Format: eBook, 304 pages
On Sale: May 8, 2013
Price: $6.99

This moving and eloquent historical drama depicts the conflict between a willful and arrogant poet of a king, Richard II, and his politically pragmatic cousin, Bolingbroke. Rich with memorable scenes and speeches, this lyrical history moves from a splendid medieval tournament to the poignant surrender of a crown; from the queen’s... Read more >
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The Tempest
The Tempest
Written by William Shakespeare
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307808615
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The Tempest

Written by William Shakespeare


Format: eBook, 240 pages
On Sale: May 1, 2013
Price: $4.99

This joyous play, the last comedy of Shakespeare's career, sums up his stagecraft with a display of seemingly effortless skill. Prospero, exiled Duke of Milan, living on an enchanted island, has the opportunity to punish and forgive his enemies when he raises a tempest that drives them ashore—as well as to... Read more >
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ZALMEN OR THE MADNESS OF GOD
ZALMEN OR THE MADNESS OF GOD
Written by Elie Wiesel
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ISBN: 9780307833037
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ZALMEN OR THE MADNESS OF GOD

Written by Elie Wiesel


Format: eBook, 176 pages
On Sale: April 10, 2013
Price: $12.99

On Yom Kippur eve in 1965, Elie Wiesel found himself in Russia, “in a synagogue crowded with people.  The air was stifling.  The cantor was chanting . . . Suddenly a mad thought crossed my mind: Something is about to happen; any moment now the Rabbi will wake up, shake himself... Read more >
Buchanan Dying
Buchanan Dying
Written by John Updike
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ISBN: 9780812984903
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Buchanan Dying
A Play
Written by John Updike


Format: Trade Paperback, 256 pages
On Sale: April 9, 2013
Price: $16.00

To the list of John Updike’s well-intentioned protagonists—Rabbit Angstrom, Richard Maple, Henry Bech—add James Buchanan, the harried fifteenth president of the United States (1857–1861). In what the author calls “a kind of novel, conceived in the form of a play,” Buchanan’s political and private lives are represented as aspects of his... Read more >
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Buchanan Dying
Buchanan Dying
Written by John Updike
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780812984910
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Buchanan Dying
A Play
Written by John Updike


Format: eBook, 256 pages
On Sale: April 9, 2013
Price: $11.99

To the list of John Updike’s well-intentioned protagonists—Rabbit Angstrom, George Caldwell, Piet Hanema, Henry Bech—add James Buchanan, seen above as a young Congressman in the 1820’s, and on the front cover as the harried fifteenth President of the United States (1857-1861).  In a play meant to be read, Buchanan’s political and... Read more >
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