Theater Playscripts

DUTCHMAN & THE SLAVE

Written by Jones, Leroi
Centered squarely on the Negro-white conflict, both Dutchman and The Slave are literally shocking plays--in ideas, in language, in honest anger. They illuminate as with a flash of lightning a deadly serious problem--and they bring an eloquent and exceptionally powerful voice to the American theatre.
January 1, 1971 | Paperback | Harper Perennial | 96 Pages |
$9.99

PLAYS OF ANTON CHEKHOV

Written by Schmidt, Paul
These critically hailed translations of "The Seagull, Uncle Vanya, The Three Sisters" and the other Chekhov plays are the only ones in English by a Russian-language scholar who is also a veteran Chekhovian actor.Without compromising the spirit of the text, Paul Schmidt accurately translates Chekhov's entire theatrical canon, rescuing the humor "lost" in most academic translations while respecti
April 8, 1998 | Paperback | Harper Perennial | 400 Pages |
$15.99

EFFECT OF GAMMA RAYS ON MAN-IN-THE-MOON MARIGOLDS

Written by Zindel, Paul
The Pulitzer Prize-winning play by Paul Zindel, author of the beloved bestselling novel The Pigman, which Publishers Weekly called "remarkable...a story that will not be denied." Fans of modern classics such as The Outsiders by S. E. Hinton and Thirteen Reasons Why by Jay Asher will find much to love in Paul Zindel's books.
March 29, 2005 | Paperback | Harperteen | 112 Pages |
$8.99

OUR TOWN

Written by Wilder, Thornton
"[Our Town] leaves us with a sense of blessing, and the unspoken but palpable command to achieve gratitude in what remains of our days on earth."-- New Yorker
September 23, 2003 | Paperback | Harper Perennial | 208 Pages |
$14.99

NIGHT OF THE IGUANA

Written by Williams, Tennessee
This is the first trade paperback edition of The Night of the Iguana and comes with an Introduction by award-winning playwright Doug Wright, the author's original Foreword, the short story "The Night of the Iguana" which was the germ for the play, plus an essay by noted Tennessee Williams scholar, Kenneth Holditch.
October 30, 2009 | Paperback | New Directions Publishing Corporation | 189 Pages |
$15.95

MEMBER OF THE WEDDING

Written by McCullers, Carson
A marvelous study of the agony of adolescence (Detroit Free Press), The Member of the Wedding--which became an award-winning play and a major motion picture--showcases McCullers at her most sensitive, astute, and best.
May 24, 2006 | Paperback | New Directions Publishing Corporation | 118 Pages |
$12.95

THREE TRAGEDIES

Written by Garcia Lorca, Federico
Blood Wedding. Concerned with love that cannot become marriage among the primitive hill people of Castile, this is a play of the workings of tremendous passions and tribal ritual toward an inescapable tragic end.
January 17, 1955 | Paperback | New Directions Publishing Corporation | 202 Pages |
$15.95

UBU ROI

Written by Jarry, Alfred
One of the most extraordinary events of the late nineteenth century in Paris was the opening on December 11, 1896, at the Théâtre de l'Oeuvre, of Alfred Jarry's play Ubu Roi.
January 17, 1961 | Paperback | New Directions Publishing Corporation | 186 Pages |
$14.95

ANGELS IN AMERICA PT.1

Written by Kushner, Tony
Winner of the Pulitzer Prize for Drama
December 24, 2013 | Paperback | Theatre Communications Group |
$16.95

AUGUST: OSAGE COUNTRY

Written by Letts, Tracy
Winner of the 2008 Pulitzer Prize for Drama and the 2008 Tony Award for Best New Play. Now a major motion picture! "A tremendous achievement in American playwriting: a tragicomic populist portrait of a tough land and a tougher people." --TimeOut New York "Tracy Letts' August: Osage County is what O'Neill would be writing in 2007.
February 1, 2008 | Paperback | Theatre Communications Group |
$14.95

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