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  • Uncommon Women and Others

    Category:
    • Play
    Full-length Genre: Dramatic Comedy Author: Wasserstein, Wendy
    Total Casts: 9 Female: 9

    Comprised of a collage of interrelated scenes, beginning with a reunion, six years after graduation, of five close friends and classmates at Mount Holyoke College. They compare notes on their activities since leaving school and then, in a series of flashbacks, we see them in their college days and learn of the events that helped to shape them.

    No. of copies in library catalogue: 2

  • Un Chien Andalou

    Category:
    • Play
    Full-length Genre: Drama/Silent Author: Bunuel and Dali, Luis and Salvador
    Total Casts: 8 Male: 4 Female: 4

    The play has no plot in the conventional sense of the word. The chronology of the film is disjointed, jumping from the initial “once upon a time” to “eight years later” without the events or characters changing very much. It uses dream logic in narrative flow that can be described in terms of then-popular Freudian free association, presenting a series of tenuously related scenes.

    No. of copies in library catalogue: 1

  • Two For The Seesaw

    Category:
    • Play
    Genre: Three Acts/Comedy-Drama Author: Gibson, William
    Total Casts: 2 Male: 1 Female: 1

    Jerry Ryan is wandering aimlessly around New York, having given up his law career in Nebraska when his wife asked for a divorce. He meets up with Gittel Mosca, an impoverished dancer from Greenwich Village, and the two try to straighten out their lives together.

    No. of copies in library catalogue: 1

  • Twelve Angry Men

    Category:
    • Play
    Full-length Genre: Drama Author: Rose, Reginald
    Total Casts: 14 Male: 14

    The play concerns the deliberations of the jury of a homicide trial. At the beginning, they have a nearly unanimous decision of guilty, with a single dissenter of not guilty, who throughout the play sows a seed of reasonable doubt.

    No. of copies in library catalogue: 1

  • True West

    Category:
    • Play
    Full-length Genre: Comedy Author: Shepard, Sam
    Total Casts: 4 Male: 3 Female: 1

    This play explores the lives of two brothers, sons of a desert dwelling alcoholic and a suburban wanderer who clash over a film script. Austin, the achiever, is working on a script he has sold to producer Sal Kimmer when Lee, a demented petty thief, drops in. He pitches his own idea for a movie to Kimmer, who then wants Austin to junk his bleak, modern love story and write Lee’s trashy Western tale.

    No. of copies in library catalogue: 1

  • The Unexpected Man

    Category:
    • Play
    Full-length Genre: Drama Author: Reza, Yasmina
    Total Casts: 2 Male: 1 Female: 1

    Two strangers on a train. One is a famous author, the other a great admirer of his. Will she have the nerve to bring his latest book out of her bag and read it? Or better yet, will she have the nerve to speak to him? In searching monologues, author and admirer reveal the rich unpredictability of their inner lives, and a journey that began simply as a trip from Paris to Frankfurt becomes an adventure of the mind.

    No. of copies in library catalogue: 1

  • The Time of Your Life

    Category:
    • Play
    Full-length Genre: Comedy Author: Saroyan, William
    Total Casts: 25 Male: 18 Female: 7

    The play takes place between the denizens of Nick’s Pacific Street Saloon, Restaurant and Entertainment Palace at the foot of Embarcadero, San Francisco circa 1939. The patrons represent a cross-section of humanity who, over three acts, play out arguments on life, love and the follies and future of mankind.

    No. of copies in library catalogue: 1

  • The Theatre of Tennessee Williams Volume 2

    Category:
    • Play
    Short Play Genre: Drama Author: Williams, Tennessee

    The Eccentricities of a Nightingale, The Rose Tattoo, an exploration of love and death in a Sicilian fishing community on the American Gulf Coast, and Camino Real, a unique work of symbolism and fantasy that creates a mythic landscape of beauty and horror.

    No. of copies in library catalogue: 1

  • The Theatre of Illusion

    Category:
    • Play
    Full-length Genre: Comedy Author: Corneille, Pierre
    Total Casts: 11 Male: 8 Female: 3

    You’ll find buffoonery, chicanery, adultery, murder, flights of fancy, and flights of love. A picaresque hero, Clindor, secretly woos the lovely Isabelle away from his master, Matamore. Isabelle suspects that Clindor seeks the charms of another. And Lyse, the indispensable maid, helps to make it all somehow come right.

    No. of copies in library catalogue: 1

  • The Subject Was Rose

    Category:
    • Play
    Genre: A Play In Two Acts/Comedy Author: Gilroy, Frank D.
    Total Casts: 3 Male: 2 Female: 1

    Timmy Cleary returns home from his service during World War II. While he seems to vindicate himself in his father’s eyes for surviving the war, his drinking and cursing disturb his mother. Though his parents, John and Nettie, seem to be happy, the peace proves to be a facade. Soon old emotional wounds and unresolved marital problems resurface. Caught in the middle, Timmy feels responsible for their squabbling, but can see no way to resolve their problems.

    No. of copies in library catalogue: 1

  • The Sneeze

    Category:
    • Play
    Full-length Genre: Comedy Author: Chekhov, Anton

    Contains the four one-act comic vaudevilles with which Chekhov first made his reputation in the theatre, with four adapted short stories.

    No. of copies in library catalogue: 1

  • The Royal Hunt Of The Sun

    Category:
    • Play
    Full-length Genre: Drama Author: Shaffer, Peter
    Total Casts: 24 Male: 22 Female: 2

    An historical drama of the Spanish conquest of Peru, the play expands the limits of the stage to depict the clash of armies and the plunder of the Inca treausre. And at its heart is the conflict between the aging Pizarro, leader of the conquistardores, and the young Inca ruler Atahuallpa, who belives that he is descended frm the Sun God and will never die.

    No. of copies in library catalogue: 1