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Title Drama for students. Volume 21 : presenting analysis, context and criticism on commonly studied dramas / Anne Marie Hacht, project editor ; foreword by Carole L. Hamilton
Published Detroit, Mich. : Thomson Gale, [2005]
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Description 1 online resource (xx, 384 pages) : illustrations
Series Gale virtual reference library
Gale virtual reference library.
Contents 36 views -- Naomi Iizuka -- Anna in the tropics -- Nilo Cruz -- As bees in honey drown -- Douglas Carter Beane -- Feeding the moonfish -- Barbara Wiechmannn -- An ideal husband -- Oscar Wilde -- India song -- Marguerite Duras -- Le Cid -- Pierre Corneille -- The Miss Firecracker contest -- Beth Henley -- The other shore -- Gao Xingjian -- The producers -- Mel Brooks -- Proof -- David Auburn -- Romeo and Juliet -- William Shakespeare -- The Spanish tragedy -- Thomas Kyd -- Tamburlaine the great -- Christopher Marlowe
Summary Provides critical overviews of the most-studied plays of all time periods, nations, and cultures. Includes discussions of themes, characters, critical reception, dramatic devices and traditions as well as cultural and historical context
Notes "ISSN 1094-9232."
Each entry contains author biography, plot summary, characters, themes, style, historical context, critical overview, and criticism
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
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Subject Auburn, David, 1969- Proof
Beane, Douglas Carter, 1959- As bees in honey drown
Brooks, Mel, 1926- Producers.
Corneille, Pierre, 1606-1684. Cid.
Cruz, Nilo. Anna in the tropics
Duras, Marguerite. India song
Gao, Xingjian. Plays. Selections. English.
Henley, Beth. Miss Firecracker contest
Iizuka, Naomi. 36 views
Kyd, Thomas, 1558-1594. Spanish tragedy.
Marlowe, Christopher, 1564-1593. Tamburlaine the Great.
Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616. Romeo and Juliet.
Wiechmann, Barbara. Feeding the moonfish
Wilde, Oscar, 1854-1900. Ideal husband.
Anna in the tropics (Cruz, Nilo)
Cid (Corneille, Pierre)
Ideal husband (Wilde, Oscar)
Producers (Brooks, Mel)
Proof (Auburn, David)
Romeo and Juliet (Shakespeare, William)
Spanish tragedy (Kyd, Thomas)
Tamburlaine the Great (Marlowe, Christopher)
American drama -- 20th century.
Drama -- Study and teaching (Higher) -- United States
Drama -- Study and teaching (Secondary) -- United States
Drama -- 20th century.
American drama.
Drama -- Study and teaching (Higher)
Drama -- Study and teaching (Secondary)
United States.
Form Electronic book
Author Hacht, Anne Marie.
Thomson Gale (Firm)
ISBN 1414405677