Three Plays: Anna Christie / The Emperor Jones / The Hairy Ape

Three Plays: Anna Christie / The Emperor Jones / The Hairy Ape
Genre: 
Language: 
ISBN10: 
0679763953
ISBN13: 
9780679763956
Pages: 
208
Published: 
October 31st 1995 by Vintage
Rating: 
3.56

Plays, Drama, Theatre

Mourning Becomes Electra

Mourning Becomes Electra

A three-part reworking of themes from Greek tragedy, the plays are set in New England in 1865, just after the Civil War. A returning victor, General Ezra Mannon (Agamemnon), is poisoned by his unfaithful wife Christine (Clytemnestra) and then...
Hughie

Hughie

Hughie, the only surviving manuscript from a series of eight one-act monologue plays that O'Neill planned in 1940, was completed in 1941. In the play, only two characters appear on stage; Hughie, the third and most important one, is dead. It is Hughie's innocence, gullibility,...
Short Plays: The Dreamy Kid / Before Breakfast / Gold / Diff'rent / The Straw

Short Plays: The Dreamy Kid / Before Breakfast / Gold / Diff'rent / The Straw

This scarce antiquarian book is a selection from Kessinger Publishing's Legacy Reprint Series. Due to its age, it may contain imperfections such as marks,...
Ten "Lost" Plays

Ten "Lost" Plays

A Wife for a Life, The Movie Man, The Sniper, Abortion, Thirst, The Web, Warnings, Fog, Recklessness and Servitude.
Complete Plays, 1913-1920

Complete Plays, 1913-1920

The library of America is dedicated to publishing America's best and most significant writing in handsome, enduring volumes, featuring authoritative texts. Hailed as the "finest-looking, longest-lasting editions ever made" (The New...
The Iceman Cometh

The Iceman Cometh

Eugene O'Neill was the first American playwright to win the Nobel Prize in Literature. He completed The Iceman Cometh in 1939, but he delayed production until after the war, when it enjoyed a long run of performances in 1946 after receiving mixed reviews. Three...
The Great God Brown and Other Plays

The Great God Brown and Other Plays

1926. Generally agreed to be one of the most significant forces in the history of the American theatre, O'Neill is a three-time winner of the Pulitzer Prize. This volume contains his early sea plays, which were written from...