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Title Drama for students. Volume 21 [Gale EBooks electronic resource] : presenting analysis, context and criticism on commonly studied dramas / Anne Marie Hacht, project editor ; foreword by Carole L. Hamilton.

Publication Info. Detroit, Mich. : Gale, [2005]
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Series Gale virtual reference library
Note "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.
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.
Access For reference use only; cannot be checked out.
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.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Farmington Hills, Mi : Gale. Available via World Wide Web.
Original Version Original: xx, 384 p. : ill., photos. ; 29 cm.
System Details Mode of access: Internet.
Subject Iizuka, Naomi. 36 views.
Cruz, Nilo. Anna in the tropics.
Beane, Douglas Carter, 1959- As bees in honey drown.
Wiechmann, Barbara. Feeding the moonfish.
Wilde, Oscar, 1854-1900. Ideal husband.
Duras, Marguerite. India song.
Corneille, Pierre, 1606-1684. Cid.
Henley, Beth. Miss Firecracker contest.
Gao, Xingjian. Plays. Selections. English.
Brooks, Mel, 1926- Producers.
Auburn, David, 1969- Proof.
Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616. Romeo and Juliet.
Kyd, Thomas, 1558-1594. Spanish tragedy.
Marlowe, Christopher, 1564-1593. Tamburlaine the Great.
Drama -- Study and teaching (Higher) -- United States.
Drama -- Study and teaching (Secondary) -- United States.
Drama -- 20th century.
American drama -- 20th century.
Added Author Hacht, Anne Marie, editor.
Gale Group.
ISBN 9781414405674 (electronic book)
1414405677 (electronic book)
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