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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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The Complete Plays of Sophocles
The Complete Plays of Sophocles
Written by Sophocles
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780553902433
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The Complete Plays of Sophocles

Written by Sophocles


Format: eBook
On Sale: March 28, 2006
Price: $6.99

Oedipus the King • Antigone • Electra • Ajax
Trachinian Women • Philoctetes • Oedipus at Colonus

The greatest of the Greek tragedians, Sophocles wrote over 120 plays, surpassing his older contemporary Aeschylus and the younger Euripides in literary output as well as in the number of prizes awarded his works. Only the... Read more >
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The World in an Orange
The World in an Orange
Written by Irene Stephanou and Leila Henriques, Edited by Lionel Abrahams and Jane Fox
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781583227114
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The World in an Orange
Creating Theatre with Barney Simon
Written by Irene Stephanou and Leila Henriques
Edited by Lionel Abrahams and Jane Fox


Format: Hardcover, 392 pages
On Sale: March 7, 2006
Price: $50.00

Barney Simon (1932–1995) was the legendary artistic director, writer, and co-creator ofthe Market Theatre in Johannesburg, one of the most influential and distinguished theatres in South Africa and the world. He workshopped, wrote, and directed unforgettable and pertinent plays in his quest to "hold a mirror up high to society." These... Read more >
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Buried Child
Buried Child
Written by Sam Shepard
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307274977
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Buried Child

Written by Sam Shepard


Format: Trade Paperback, 128 pages
On Sale: February 14, 2006
Price: $14.00

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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Tooth of Crime
Tooth of Crime
Written by Sam Shepard
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307274984
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Tooth of Crime
Second Dance
Written by Sam Shepard


Format: Trade Paperback, 112 pages
On Sale: February 14, 2006
Price: $12.00

One of the plays that first announced Sam Shepard as an original voice in American theater, Tooth of Crime is his thrillingly innovative rock drama, published here in a revised edition that is as fresh and provocative as the original was more than thirty years ago.

An aging rock star in a... Read more >
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The Good Body
The Good Body
Written by Eve Ensler
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780812974737
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The Good Body

Written by Eve Ensler


Format: Trade Paperback, 112 pages
On Sale: November 8, 2005
Price: $12.00

Botox, bulimia, breast implants: Eve Ensler, author of the international sensation The Vagina Monologues, is back, this time to rock our view of what it means to have a “good body.” “In the 1950s,” Eve writes, girls were “pretty, perky. They had a blond Clairol wave in their hair. They wore... Read more >
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Romance
Romance
Written by David Mamet
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307275189
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Romance

Written by David Mamet


Format: Trade Paperback, 128 pages
On Sale: October 25, 2005
Price: $13.00

Pulitzer Prize—winning playwright David Mamet’s Romance is an uproarious, take-no-prisoners courtroom comedy that gleefully lampoons everyone from lawyers and judges, to Arabs and Jews, to gays and chiropractors.
It’s hay fever season, and in a courtroom a judge is popping antihistamines. He listens to the testimony of a Jewish chiropractor, who’s a... Read more >
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The Voysey Inheritance
The Voysey Inheritance
Written by David Mamet
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307275196
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The Voysey Inheritance

Written by David Mamet


Format: Trade Paperback, 128 pages
On Sale: October 25, 2005
Price: $13.95

One hundred years after the first publication of The Voysey Inheritance, David Mamet resurrects Harley Granville-Barker’s classic investigation into the capitalist soul in this brilliant adaptation.
For generations, the Voysey family business has been secretly skimming money from its clients’ accounts. When Edward, designated to take over the firm from his aging... Read more >
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Shakespeare After All
Shakespeare After All
Written by Marjorie Garber
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780385722148
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Shakespeare After All

Written by Marjorie Garber


Format: Trade Paperback, 1008 pages
On Sale: September 20, 2005
Price: $23.00

A brilliant and companionable tour through all thirty-eight plays, Shakespeare After All is the perfect introduction to the bard by one of the country’s foremost authorities on his life and work. Drawing on her hugely popular lecture courses at Yale and Harvard over the past thirty years, Marjorie Garber offers passionate... Read more >
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The Duchess of Malfi
The Duchess of Malfi
Edited by Frank Kermode
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780679642435
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The Duchess of Malfi
Seven Masterpieces of Jacobean Drama
Edited by Frank Kermode


Format: Trade Paperback, 688 pages
On Sale: May 10, 2005
Price: $17.95

Edited and with an Introduction by Frank Kermode

A Woman Killed with Kindness by Thomas Heywood
Volpone by Ben Jonson
The Revenger’s Tragedy by Cyril Tourneur
The Maid’s Tragedy by John Fletcher and Francis Beaumont
A Chaste Maid in Cheapside by Thomas Middleton
The Duchess of Malfi by John Webster
The Changeling by Thomas Middleton and William Rowley

The... Read more >
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Improv Wisdom
Improv Wisdom
Written by Patricia Ryan Madson
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781400081882
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Improv Wisdom
Don't Prepare, Just Show Up
Written by Patricia Ryan Madson


Format: Hardcover, 160 pages
On Sale: May 3, 2005
Price: $16.95

In an irresistible invitation to lighten up, look around, and live an unscripted life, a master of the art of improvisation explains how to adopt the attitudes and techniques used by generations of musicians and actors.

Let’s face it: Life is something we all make up as we go along. No matter... Read more >
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The God of Hell
The God of Hell
Written by Sam Shepard
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781400096510
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The God of Hell

Written by Sam Shepard


Format: Trade Paperback, 112 pages
On Sale: April 12, 2005
Price: $12.00

Pulitzer Prize winner Sam Shepard’s latest play is an uproarious, brilliantly provocative farce that brings the gifts of a quintessentially American playwright to bear on the current American dilemma.

Frank and Emma are a quiet, respectable couple who raise cows on their Wisconsin farm. Soon after they agree to put up Frank’s... Read more >
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The Lion in Winter
The Lion in Winter
Written by James Goldman
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780812973358
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The Lion in Winter
A Play
Written by James Goldman


Format: Trade Paperback, 128 pages
On Sale: December 14, 2004
Price: $9.95

Insecure siblings fighting for their parents’ attention; bickering spouses who can’t stand to be together or apart; adultery and sexual experimentation; even the struggle to balance work and family: These are themes as much at home in our time as they were in the twelfth century. In James Goldman’s classic play... Read more >
Talk to Me
Talk to Me
Edited by Eric Lane and Nina Shengold
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781400076154
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Talk to Me
Monologue Plays
Edited by Eric Lane and Nina Shengold


Format: Trade Paperback, 560 pages
On Sale: December 7, 2004
Price: $18.00

In this one-of-a-kind collection of monologue plays, Eric Lane and Nina Shengold have gathered a breathtaking array of human voices and stories by master playwrights and emerging new writers. Each of the plays, ranging from one-acts and ten-minute plays to full-length works, creates a rich and specific world. In these pages... Read more >
A Raisin in the Sun
A Raisin in the Sun
Written by Lorraine Hansberry
Format: Paperback
ISBN: 9780679755333
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A Raisin in the Sun

Written by Lorraine Hansberry


Format: Paperback, 160 pages
On Sale: November 29, 2004
Price: $7.50

When it was first produced in 1959, A Raisin in the Sun was awarded the New York Drama Critics Circle Award for that season and hailed as a watershed in American drama. A pioneering work by an African-American playwright, the play was a radically new representation of black life. "A play... Read more >
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