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8 new one-act plays of 1933

John Bourne (dramatist)

8 new one-act plays of 1933

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Published by L. Dickson limited in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • English drama -- 20th century.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementedited by John Bourne.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR1272 .B6 1933
    The Physical Object
    Pagination160 p.
    Number of Pages160
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6300334M
    LC Control Number34001186
    OCLC/WorldCa4603872

      The one-act play stands apart as a distinct art form with some well known writers providing specialist material, among them Bernard Shaw, Tom Stoppard, Harold Pinter, Caryl Churchill. Alan Ayckbourn, Edward Albee and Tennesee Williams. There are also lesser-known writers with plenty of material to offer, yet sourcing one-act plays to perform is notoriously . Book Reviews 22 85 Hello Friends, My name is Kayla and I have way too much free time on my hands so I decided to make this book helping you find the next book to read.   Contemporary One-Act Plays by Benjamin Roland Lewis et al. This free downloadable e-book can be read on your computer or e-reader. Mobi files can be read on Kindles, Epub files can be read on other e-book readers, and Zip files can be downloaded and read on your computer. Free One Act Plays "Super Dead Man" Short comedy play for seven actors "Touched by an Alien" Short comedy about space explorers that discover a new kind of alien. 5 actors of any gender (plus possible non-speaking roles). "Man of Metropolis" Short romantic comedy play for 2 m 1 f about finding a super man and falling in love "Pity the Fool" Short play about an artist looking .

    These editors have made three previous play anthologies for this series. This volume includes famous short theatre pieces from Anatole France's The Nan Who Married a Dumb Wife to Saroyan's Hello Out There. Millay, Odets, Shaw, O'Neill, Gregory, Dunsany, Synge, Barry, Chekhov and Strindberg.


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