Written by Ives, David
The 14 short plays collected here introduce readers to one of the most intelligent and anarchically funny playwrights of the last decade and his "utterly delightful one-act plays that percolate with comic brio" (The New York Times.
Written by Miller, Arthur
Celebrating the Arthur Miller centennial year, an eye-catching new Penguin Plays edition of the work that established him as a leading voice in the American theater In 1947, Arthur Miller exploded onto Broadway with his first major work, "All My Sons," winning both the New York Drama Critics Circle Award for Best New Play and the Tony for Best Author.
Written by Arthur Miller
Joe Keller and Steve Deever, partners in a machine shop during World War II, turned out defective airplane parts, causing the deaths of many men. Deever was sent to prison while Keller escaped punishment and went back to business, making himself very wealthy in the ensuing years.
ALL THAT YOU'VE SEEN HERE IS GOD: NEW VERSIONS OF FOUR GREEK TRAGEDIES SOPHOCLES' AJAX, PHILOCTETES, WOMEN OF TRACHIS; AESCHYLUS' PROMETHEUS BOUND
Written by Aeschylus
These contemporary translations of four Greek tragedies speak across time and connect readers and audiences with universal themes of war, trauma, suffering, and betrayal. Under the direction of Bryan Doerries, they have been performed for tens of thousands of combat veterans, as well as prison and medical personnel around the world.
Written by LaBute, Neil
In All The Ways To Say I Love You, Neil LaBute s haunting, heartrending (AP) new play, Mrs. Johnson is a high school English teacher in a loving marriage. As she recounts her experiences with a favored student from her past, Mrs.
Written by David Mamet
A classic tragedy, American Buffalo is a story of three men struggling in the pursuit of their distorted vision of the American Dream. By turns touching and cynical, poignant and violent, American Buffalo is a piercing story of how people can be corrupted into betraying their ideals and those they love.
Written by Kushner, Tony
Winner of the Pulitzer Prize for DramaAngels in America: A Gay Fantasia on National Themes includes Part One, Millennium Approaches and Part Two, Perestroika
Written by Kushner, Tony
The second half of Tony Kushner's Pulitzer Prize-winning epic "Angels in America, Perestroika" steers the characters introduced in "Millennium Approaches" from the opportunistic eighties to a new sense of community in the nineties. "Not only a stunning resolution of the resounding human drama of "Millennium Approaches, " but also a true millennial work of art."--Frank Rich, "The New York Times"