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Title Drama for students. Volume 7 [Gale EBooks electronic resource] : presenting analysis, context and criticism on commonly studied dramas / David Galens, editor.

Publication Info. Detroit, Mich. : Gale, 2000.
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Series Gale virtual reference library
Note "ISSN 1094-9232."
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents The blue room - David Hare -- The caretaker - Harold Pinter -- A chorus of disapproval - Alan Ayckbourn -- Everyman - Anonymous -- Fiddler on the roof - Joseph Stein -- Fool for love - Sam Shepard -- The foreigner - Larry Shue -- The hostage - Brendan Behan -- Jesus Christ Superstar - Andrew Lloyd Webber and Tim Rice -- Krapp's last tape - Samuel Beckett -- Night of the iguana - Tennessee Williams -- Oh Dad, poor Dad, Momma's hung you in the closet and I'm feeling so sad - Arthur Kopit -- Peter Pan - J.M. Barrie -- The piano lesson - August Wilson -- R.U.R. - Karel Capek -- A taste of honey - Shelagh Delaney -- 'Tis a pity she's a whore - John Ford.
Access For reference use only; cannot be checked out.
Summary Features analysis of the plays most frequently studied in literature classes. Entries include: introduction providing overview of play; brief biography of playwright; plot summary; discussion of play's principal themes; essays on play's construction; and excerpted critical commentary.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Farmington Hills, Mi : Gale. Available via World Wide Web.
Original Version Original: xxi, 364 p. : ill. ; 29 cm.
System Details Mode of access: Internet.
Subject Hare, David, 1947- Blue room.
Pinter, Harold, 1930-2008. Caretaker.
Ayckbourn, Alan, 1939- Chorus of disapproval.
Stein, Joseph. Fiddler on the roof.
Shepard, Sam, 1943-2017. Fool for love.
Shue, Larry. Foreigner.
Behan, Brendan. Hostage.
Lloyd Webber, Andrew, 1948- Jesus Christ superstar.
Rice, Tim, 1944- Jesus Christ superstar.
Beckett, Samuel, 1906-1989. Krapp's last tape.
Williams, Tennessee, 1911-1983. Night of the iguana.
Kopit, Arthur, 1937- Oh Dad, poor Dad, Momma's hung you in the closet and I'm feeling so sad.
Barrie, J. M. (James Matthew), 1860-1937. Peter Pan.
Wilson, August. Piano lesson.
Čapek, Karel, 1890-1938. R.U.R. English.
Delaney, Shelagh, 1939-2011. Taste of honey.
Ford, John, 1586-approximately 1640. 'Tis pity she's a whore.
Theater -- Biography.
Theater -- Reviews.
Dramatic criticism.
Drama -- History and criticism.
Drama -- Study and teaching (Higher) -- United States.
Drama -- Study and teaching (Secondary) -- United States.
Drama -- Stories, plots, etc.
American drama.
Added Author Galens, David, editor.
Gale Group.
ISBN 9781414428352 (electronic book)
1414428359 (electronic book)
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