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  • Wrecksby Neil LaBute

    Farrar, Straus and Giroux 2007; US$ 6.79

    Can someone honestly love a person whom they have deceived for thirty years? This is the central question behind Wrecks , Neil LaBute's latest foray into the dark side of human nature. Meet Edward Carr: loving father, successful businessman, grieving widower. In this concise powerhouse of a play, LaBute limns the boundaries of love, exploring the... more...

  • Clybourne Parkby Bruce Norris

    Farrar, Straus and Giroux 2011; US$ 11.20

    Clybourne Park spans two generations fifty years apart. In 1959, Russ and Bev are selling their desirable two-bedroom at a bargain price, unknowingly bringing the first black family into the neighborhood (borrowing a plot line from Lorraine Hansberry's A Raisin in the Sun ) and creating ripples of discontent among the cozy white residents of Clybourne... more...

  • The Old Neighborhoodby David Mamet

    Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group 2012; US$ 12.00

    In The Old Neighborhood  David Mamet confirms his stature as a master of the American stage, a writer who can turn the most innocuous phrase into a lit fuse and a family reunion into a perfectly orchestrated firestorm of sympathy, yearning, and blistering authentic rage.               In these three short plays, a middle-aged Bobby Gould returns... more...

  • Soul of a Whore and Purvisby Denis Johnson

    Farrar, Straus and Giroux 2012; US$ 14.00

    Two plays?hilarious and searing in equal measure?by one of our most essential and original authors In his poetry, short stories, novels, and plays, the National Book Award-winning author Denis Johnson has explored the story of America?especially of the West, land of self-made men and self-perpetuating myths?with searing honesty and genuine sympathy.... more...

  • Detroitby Lisa D'Amour

    Faber & Faber 2012; US$ 14.57

    In a suburb of a mid-sized American city, Ben and Mary welcome to the neighbourhood Sharon and Kenny who have moved in to the long-empty house next door. Fuelled by alcohol and backyard barbecues, their new friendship veers rapidly out of control as inhibitions are obliterated, laying bare the fragility of Ben and Mary's off-the-shelf lifestyle. ... more...

  • Blood and Giftsby J. T. Rogers

    Farrar, Straus and Giroux 2011; US$ 6.79

    My God, Russian soldiers being shot with Chinese bullets. Sometimes the world is so beautiful. It's 1981. As the Soviet army burns its way through Afghanistan, CIA operative Jim Warnock is sent to try to halt its bloody progress, beginning a secret spy war behind the official hostilities. Jim and his counterparts in the KGB and the British and... more...

  • The Columnistby David Auburn

    Farrar, Straus and Giroux 2012; US$ 6.79

    A new play from the Pulitzer- and Tony Award?winning author of Proof , coming to Broadway this April In midcentury America, newspaper columnists are kings?and Joseph Alsop wears the biggest crown. Joe sits at the nexus of Washington life: beloved, feared, and courted in equal measure by the very people whose careers and futures he determines.... more...

  • A Steady Rainby Keith Huff

    Farrar, Straus and Giroux 2013; US$ 11.90

    Joey and Denny have been best friends since kindergarten, and after working together for several years as policemen in Chicago, they are practically family: Joey helps out with Denny's wife and kids; Denny keeps Joey away from the bottle. But when a domestic disturbance call takes a turn for the worse, their friendship is put on the line. The result... more...

  • The Cambridge Companion to Tennessee Williamsby Matthew C. Roudané

    Cambridge University Press 1997; US$ 32.00

    This collection of thirteen original essays covers Williams's work from the early apprenticeship years in the 1930s to his last play before his death in 1983. more...

  • Our Townby Thornton Wilder

    HarperCollins 2014; US$ 10.24

    Our Town was first produced and published in 1938 to wide acclaim. This Pulitzer Prize?winning drama of life in the town of Grover 's Corners, an allegorical representation of all life, has become a classic. It is Thornton Wilder's most renowned and most frequently performed play. It is now reissued in this handsome hardcover edition, featuring... more...