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Antony and Cleopatra
Antony and Cleopatra
Written by William Shakespeare
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307807984
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Antony and Cleopatra

Written by William Shakespeare


Format: eBook, 368 pages
On Sale: July 10, 2013
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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
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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
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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
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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
Format: eBook
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
Format: Trade Paperback
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
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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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Living with Shakespeare
Living with Shakespeare
Written by Susannah Carson, Foreword by Harold Bloom
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ISBN: 9780307742919
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Living with Shakespeare
Essays by Writers, Actors, and Directors
Written by Susannah Carson
Foreword by Harold Bloom


Format: Trade Paperback, 528 pages
On Sale: April 9, 2013
Price: $16.95

Why Shakespeare? What explains our continued fascination with his poems and plays? In Living with Shakespeare, Susannah Carson invites forty actors, directors, scholars, and writers to reflect on why his work is still such a vital part of our culture.

We hear from James Earl Jones on reclaiming Othello as a tragic... Read more >
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Living with Shakespeare
Living with Shakespeare
Written by Susannah Carson, Foreword by Harold Bloom
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ISBN: 9780307743404
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Living with Shakespeare
Essays by Writers, Actors, and Directors
Written by Susannah Carson
Foreword by Harold Bloom


Format: eBook, 528 pages
On Sale: April 9, 2013
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Why Shakespeare? What explains our continued fascination with his poems and plays? In Living with Shakespeare, Susannah Carson invites forty actors, directors, scholars, and writers to reflect on why his work is still such a vital part of our culture.

We hear from James Earl Jones on reclaiming Othello as a tragic... Read more >
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Come Back, Little Sheba
Come Back, Little Sheba
Written by William Inge
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ISBN: 9780307829405
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Come Back, Little Sheba

Written by William Inge


Format: eBook, 96 pages
On Sale: April 3, 2013
Price: $11.99

William Inge's famous story of marital frustration which erupts in violence. Doc and Lola had an indiscreet affair, she became pregnant and, compelled to marry her, he gave up his medical studies, forfeited his future and settled down to a life of quiet desperation with the simple, homey Lola, who lost... Read more >
Picnic
Picnic
Written by William Inge
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ISBN: 9780307829399
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Picnic

Written by William Inge


Format: eBook, 72 pages
On Sale: April 3, 2013
Price: $11.99

This title collects four plays by American playwright William Inge, including Come Back Little Sheba, Picnic, Bus Stop, and The Dark at the Top of the Stairs. Read more >
The Tragedy of Mister Morn
The Tragedy of Mister Morn
Written by Vladimir Nabokov, Translated by Thomas Karshan and Anastasia Tolstoy
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ISBN: 9780307960801
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The Tragedy of Mister Morn

Written by Vladimir Nabokov
Translated by Thomas Karshan and Anastasia Tolstoy


Format: eBook, 176 pages
On Sale: March 19, 2013
Price: $11.99

For the first time in English, Vladimir Nabokov’s earliest major work, written when he was only twenty-four: his only full-length play, introduced by Thomas Karshan and beautifully translated by Karshan and Anastasia Tolstoy.

The Tragedy of Mister Morn was written in the winter of 1923­­–1924, when Nabokov was completely unknown. The...

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Ten Plays by Euripides
Ten Plays by Euripides
Written by Euripides
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ISBN: 9780307830463
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Ten Plays by Euripides

Written by Euripides


Format: eBook, 432 pages
On Sale: November 7, 2012
Price: $4.99

The first playwright of democracy, Euripides wrote with enduring insight and biting satire about social and political problems of Athenian life.  In contrast to his contemporaries, he brought an exciting--and, to the Greeks, a stunning--realism to the "pure and noble form" of tragedy.  For the first time in history, heroes and heroines on... Read more >
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The Wakefield Mystery Plays
The Wakefield Mystery Plays
Written by Martial Rose
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780385537278
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The Wakefield Mystery Plays

Written by Martial Rose


Format: eBook, 560 pages
On Sale: September 19, 2012
Price: $14.99

Four hundred years ago the medieval mystery plays, presented each year in various English villages to teach the stories of the Bible to the illiterate population, were the great classic English dramas. Queen Elizabeth I banned these plays because she considered them Roman Catholic, and since then the texts have been... Read more >
Fifteen One-Act Plays
Fifteen One-Act Plays
Written by Sam Shepard
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780345802774
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Fifteen One-Act Plays

Written by Sam Shepard


Format: eBook, 432 pages
On Sale: August 14, 2012
Price: $11.99

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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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
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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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Stella Adler on America's Master Playwrights
Stella Adler on America's Master Playwrights
Written by Stella Adler, Edited by Barry Paris
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780679424437
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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: Hardcover, 400 pages
On Sale: August 14, 2012
Price: $27.95

“Don’t use your conscious past. Use your creative imagination to create a past that belongs to your character. I don’t want you to be stuck with your own life. It’s too little.”
 
“You must get beneath the words before you can say them. The text must be in you. It... 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: 9780307800428
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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: eBook, 368 pages
On Sale: August 14, 2012
Price: $15.99

In her long-awaited book, the legendary acting teacher Stella Adler gives us her extraordinary insights into the work of Henrik Ibsen (“The creation of the modern theater took a genius like Ibsen . . . Miller and Odets, Inge and O’Neill, Williams and Shaw, swallowed the whole of him”), August Strindberg... Read more >
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Caligula and Three Other Plays
Caligula and Three Other Plays
Written by Albert Camus
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ISBN: 9780307827777
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Caligula and Three Other Plays

Written by Albert Camus


Format: eBook, 320 pages
On Sale: August 8, 2012
Price: $10.99

Also includes The Misunderstanding, State of Siege, and The Just Assassins. Translated by Stuart Gilbert. Read more >
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Richard III
Richard III
Written by William Shakespeare, Edited by Jonathan Bate and Eric Rasmussen
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9781588368300
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Richard III

Written by William Shakespeare
Edited by Jonathan Bate and Eric Rasmussen


Format: eBook, 272 pages
On Sale: June 6, 2012
Price: $2.99

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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