Theater Playscripts

OTHELLO

The New York Theater Workshop's production of Othello, starring Daniel Craig and David Oyelowo, and directed by Tony award-winning director Sam Gold, opened in November 2016. This production was sponsored in part by The Pelican Shakespeare series and Penguin Classics.
November 1, 2016 | Paperback |
$9.00

TAMING OF THE SHREW

The acclaimed Pelican Shakespeare series, now in a dazzling new series design Winner of the 2016 AIGA + Design Observer 50 Books - 50 Covers competition
November 1, 2016 | Paperback |
$9.00

DADA WOOF PAPA HOT: A PLAY

Dada Woof Papa Hot, the new play by Peter Parnell, smartly captures the urban parent experience at this head-spinning cultural moment--as well as what comes after #LoveWins.
October 1, 2016 | Paperback |
$14.95

HAND TO GOD: A PLAY

In the rec room in at a church in Cypress, Texas, Margery leads her students in a puppet pageant to strengthen their faith in the Bible and evade Satan's hand. But when the young members of the Christian Puppet Ministry put those teachings into practice, one devout young man's puppet takes on a shocking personality that no one could have expected.
October 1, 2016 | Paperback |
$14.95

JOHN

"Annie Baker's John is so good on so many levels that it casts a unique and brilliant light... By not rushing things--by letting the characters develop as gradually and inevitably as rain or snowfall--Baker returns us to the naturalistic but soulful theatre that many of her contemporaries and near-contemporaries have disavowed in their rush to be 'postmodern.'"
April 1, 2016 | Paperback |
$14.95

PRODIGAL SON

Written by Shanley, John Patrick
A harrowing new coming-of-age tale from the Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright of Doubt.
March 29, 2016 | Paperback | Theatre Communications Group | 80 Pages |
$13.95

ALL MY SONS

Written by Miller, Arthur
"Joe Keller and Steve Deever, partners in a machine shop during the war, turned out defective airplane parts, causing the deaths of many men. Deever was sent to prison, while Keller escaped punishment and became a wealthy man.
June 14, 2016 | Paperback | Penguin Books |
$15.00

HAMLET

Hamlet is Shakespeare's most popular, and most puzzling, play. It follows the form of a "revenge tragedy," in which the hero, Hamlet, seeks vengeance against his father's murderer, his uncle Claudius, now the king of Denmark. Much of its fascination, however, lies in its uncertainties.
April 1, 2012 | Paperback |
$9.95

OLDEST BOY: A PLAY IN THREE CEREMONIES

In this moving exploration of parenthood, an American mother and a Tibetan father have a three-year-old son believed to be the reincarnation of a Buddhist lama.
March 1, 2016 | Paperback |
$15.00

GREAT SOCIETY: A PLAY

Written by Schenkkan, Robert
"Impressive in its scope, surprisingly energetic and shines a bright, clear light on a pivotal moment in American history, as postwar optimism began to dim, as cracks in the polity became ever more apparent. . . .
May 2, 2017 | Paperback | Grove Press | 144 Pages |
$16.00

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