Drama for Students

  • Series Name: Drama for Students Series
  • Volume 7
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  • ISBN-10: 0787640816
  • ISBN-13: 9780787640811
  • DDC: 809.2
  • Shipping Weight: 2.85 lbs ( 1.29 kgs)
  • 408 Pages | Print | Hardcover
  • Previous Editions: 1999, 1999, 1998
  • © 2000 | Published
  • Newer Edition Available

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Overview

Every bi-annual volume of Drama for Students features coverage of 17 plays most frequently studied in literature classes. Look for:

  • Anonymous' "Everyman"
  • Joseph Stein"s "Fiddler on the Roof"
  • Andrew Lloyd Weber and Tim Rice's "Jesus Christ Superstar"
  • August Wilson's "The Piano Lesson"
  • And others

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Drama for Students Series

Each volume of Drama For Students features coverage of 14 to 15 plays most frequently studied in literature classes. Each detailed entry includes an introduction that provides an overview of the play, a brief biography of the playwright, a plot summary, a discussion of the play's principal themes, understandable essays on the play's construction, excerpted critical commentary, and much more. You may also be interested in For Students Online - the complete For Students Collection in eBook format. While Gale strives to replicate print content, some content may not be available due to rights restrictions. Call your Sales Rep for details.

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Reviews

"This handsomely bound book, although not exactly for beginners, is certainly an important reference for drama and literaturestudents interested in a more global perspective on playwrights, both past and present. This work is highly recommended." -- ARBA (American Reference Books Annual) 1999

— Sandra Adell

Table of Contents

The Blue Room - David Hare.
The Caretaker - Harold Pinter.
A Chorus of Disapproval - Alan Ayckbourn.
Everyman - Anonymous.
Fiddler on the Roof - Joseph Stein.
Fool for Love - Sam Shepard.
The Foreigner - Larry Shue.
The Hostage - Brendan Behan.
Jesus Christ Superstar - Andrew and Tim Lloyd Weber and Rice.
Krapp's Last Tape - Samuel Beckett.
Night of the Iguana - Tennessee Williams.
Oh Dad, Poor Dad, Momma's Hung You in the Closet and I'm Feelin' So Sad - Arthur (Lee) Kopit.
Peter Pan - J(ames) M(atthew) Barrie.
The Piano Lesson - August Wilson.
R.U.R. - Karel Capek.
A Taste of Honey - Shelagh Delaney.
Tis a Pity She's a Whore ('Tis…) - John Ford.

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Drama for Students, Volume 7  (ISBN-10: 1414428359 | ISBN-13: 9781414428352)

Each volume of Drama For Students features coverage of 15 to 20 plays most frequently studied in literature classes. Each detailed entry includes an introduction that provides an overview of the play, a brief biography of the playwright, a plot summary, a discussion of the play’s principal themes, understandable essays on the play’s construction, excerpted critical commentary, and much more.

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Drama for Students, Volume 7  (ISBN-10: 1414428359 | ISBN-13: 9781414428352)

Each volume of Drama For Students features coverage of 15 to 20 plays most frequently studied in literature classes. Each detailed entry includes an introduction that provides an overview of the play, a brief biography of the playwright, a plot summary, a discussion of the play’s principal themes, understandable essays on the play’s construction, excerpted critical commentary, and much more.

Price: $.00