Theater Playscripts

WAY WE GET BY: A PLAY

Written by Labute, Neil
What they do have, however, is a very awkward encounter after spending one hot night together following a drunken wedding reception they attend.
May 19, 2015 | Paperback | Harry N. Abrams | 96 Pages |
$14.95

MIRACLE WORKER

Written by Gibson, William
Based on the remarkable true story of Helen Keller and her teacher Annie Sullivan, this inspiring and unforgettable play has moved countless readers and become an American classic. Young Helen Keller, blind, deaf, and mute since infancy, is in danger of being sent to an institution because her inability to communicate has left her frustrated and violent.
June 1, 2008 | Paperback | Scribner Book Company | 112 Pages |
$12.99

PLAYS FOR ACTRESSES

Written by Eric Lane
Gather any group of actresses, from students to stars, and someone will inevitably ask, "Where are all the great roles for women?" The roles are right here, in this unprecedented and magnificently diverse collection of plays with all-female casts, each of which represents the answer to any actress's prayer.
March 25, 1997 | Paperback | Vintage |
$21.00

TAKE TEN

The plays that Nina Shengold and Eric Lane have collected in this volume range from monologues to an eight-character farce. They take in the metaphysical slapstick of David Ives's The Philadelphia and the breathtaking ferocity of Dana Yeaton's Helen at Risk, and contain parts across the entire spectrum of age, race, and gender.
March 25, 1997 | Paperback | Vintage | 368 Pages |
$15.95

THREE PLAYS: DESIRE UNDER THE ELMS, STRANGE INTERLUDE, MOURNING BECOMES ELECTRA

Written by O'Neill, Eugene
Winner of the Nobel Prize These three plays exemplify Eugene O'Neil's ability to explore the limits of the human predicament, even as he sounds the depths of his audiences' hearts.
October 31, 1995 | Paperback | Vintage | 432 Pages |
$15.95

ALL IN THE TIMING

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.
November 8, 1994 | Paperback | Vintage | 336 Pages |
$16.95

FOOL FOR LOVE AND OTHER PLAYS

Written by Shepard, Sam
Here are eight of Pulitzer-prizewinning Sam Shepard's most stunning plays. This brilliant American dramatist creates what The New Yorker dubbed "Shepard Country"--a landscape of the imagination, a unique theatrical experience that captures our culture and consciouness, our fears and fantasies.
November 1, 1984 | Paperback | Dial Press | 320 Pages |
$16.00

COPENHAGEN

Written by Frayn, Michael
The Tony Award--winning play that soars at the intersection of science and art, Copenhagen is an explosive re-imagining of the mysterious wartime meeting between two Nobel laureates to discuss the atomic bomb. In 1941 the German physicist Werner Heisenberg made a clandestine trip to Copenhagen to see his Danish counterpart and friend Niels Bohr.
August 8, 2000 | Paperback | Anchor Books | 144 Pages |
$15.00

EXPERIMENTAL O'NEILL (THE HAIRY APE, THE EMPEROR JONES)

Written by O'Neill, Eugene
Experimental O'Neill compiles in a single volume six of Eugene O'Neill's early plays: The Hairy Ape, The Emperor Jones, and what are often referred to as The S.S. Glencairn Plays, four related one-acts. With extensive companion essays and critical analysis, this indispensable volume brings together some of O'Neill's often overlooked and still highly controversial works.
March 15, 2016 | Paperback | Rare Bird Books, a Barnacle Book | 312 Pages |
$16.00

AMERICAN BUFFALO

Written by Mamet, David
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.
January 11, 1994 | Paperback | Grove Press | 106 Pages |
$15.00

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