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  • Doctors of Philosophyby Muriel Spark

    Open Road Media 2012; US$ 9.99

    The only play by famed Scottish author Muriel Spark takes on the dilemmas of two intellectually ambitious women in 1960s England In a home overlooking London?s Regent?s Canal in the 1960s, two scholars debate the choices they have made with their lives. Catherine Delfont was one of the most promising minds of her generation, but after earning... more...

  • Plays Politicalby Dan Laurence; George Bernard Shaw

    Penguin Books Ltd 1999; Not Available

    While some of Shaw?s earlier plays are still performed, his later plays, such as the ones in this volume, are barely known. As the collective title indicates, the themes here are political; yet, frankly, it is doubtful how seriously we can now take Shaw as a political thinker. Despite writing in the 1930s, he has little to say of the nature of totalitarianism:... more...

  • The Way of the World and Other Playsby William Congreve

    Penguin Books Ltd 2006; Not Available

    With piercing accuracy William ongreve depicted the shallow, brittle world of 'society' where the right artifice in manners, fashion and conversation--and money--eased the passage to success. Through sparkling, witty dialogue and brilliant characterisation--Lady Plyant, Valentine, Lady Touchwood, Mirabell and Millamant--Congreve exposed the follies... more...

  • Wolf Hall & Bring Up the Bodies: RSC Stage Adaptation - Revised Editionby Hilary Mantel; Mike Poulton

    HarperCollins Publishers 2014; Not Available

    A new, revised edition for the London transfer of Mike Poulton?s expertly adapted two-part adaptation of Hilary Mantel?s hugely acclaimed novels, featuring a substantial set of character notes by Hilary Mantel. more...

  • Court and Country Politics in the Plays of Beaumont and Fletcherby Philip J. Finkelpearl

    Princeton University Press 2014; US$ 34.00

    The seventeenth-century English collaborative authors Francis Beaumont and John Fletcher were not only the most popular playwrights of their day but also literary figures highly esteemed by the great critics of the age, Jonson and Dryden. Concentrating on the passions of the royalty and high nobility in a courtly atmosphere, their dramas are now usually... more...

  • If There Is I Haven't Found It Yetby Nick Payne

    Faber & Faber 2013; US$ 14.99

    Fifteen-year-old Anna is bullied by her classmates for being overweight. Her mother, Fiona, decides to transfer her to the school where she teaches, but that only makes things worse. Anna?s father, George, is no help?he?s too obsessed with saving the world. Just as Anna gets suspended for head-butting one of her tormenters, her uncle Terry arrives... more...

  • Three Playsby John Webster; David Gunby

    Penguin Books Ltd 1975; Not Available

    The plays of Jacobean dramatist John Webster are masterpieces of early seventeenth-century English theatre. ?The White Devil? depicts a dark, sinister world of duplicity, intrigue and murderous infidelity, while ?The Duchess of Malfi? tells the macabre story of a woman who marries beneath herself and sets in motion a terrible cycle of violence. Unlike... more...

  • My Night With Reg (NHB Modern Plays)by Kevin Elyot

    Nick Hern Books 2014; US$ 13.11

    An era-defining comedy set amongst London's gay community. Winner of the Evening Standard and Laurence Olivier Awards for Best Comedy. The play follows the ups and downs of a circle of gay friends over a period of several years. One of the group, the Reg mentioned in the title, is not a character in the play but the whole plot revolves around his... more...

  • Ballyturk (NHB Modern Plays)by Enda Walsh

    Nick Hern Books 2014; US$ 14.57

    A gut-wrenchingly funny, achingly sad play featuring jaw-dropping moments of physical comedy. The lives of two men unravel over the course of ninety minutes. Where are they? Who are they? What room is this, and what might be beyond the walls? Ballyturk premiered at Galway International Arts Festival in 2014. It subsequently toured Ireland before... more...

  • Caesar and Cleopatraby MobileReference

    MobileReference.com 2008; US$ 3.99

    This is an electronic edition of the complete book complemented by author biography. This booktable of contents linked to every chapter and act. ************. Caesar and Cleopatra, a play written in 1898 by George Bernard Shaw, was first staged in 1901 and first published with Captain Brassbound''s Conversion and The Devil''s Disciple... more...