Tartuffe

Tartuffe EPUB

Tartuffe
Tartuffe, or the Imposter is a comedy in five acts and in verse by Moliere, and one of his most famous plays. It was condemned and banned from the stage for five years by the outcry of the « devots », who were very influential at the kings court in Moliere’s day. Tartuffe is a satire on religious hypocrisy. The religious fraud Tartuffe, a penniless scoundrel, worms his way

Ondine (Le Livre De Poche) EPUB

Ondine (Le Livre De Poche)

Death of a Salesman: Revised Edition EPUB

Death of a Salesman: Revised Edition
The Pulitzer Prize-winning tragedy of a salesman’s deferred American dream, presented here with enlightening commentary and criticismWilly Loman, the protagonist of Death of a Salesman, has spent his life following the American way, living out his belief in salesmanship as a way to reinvent himself. But somehow the riches and respect he covets have eluded him. At age 63, h

No Exit and Three Other Plays EPUB

No Exit and Three Other Plays
In these four plays, Jean-Paul Sartre, the great existentialist novelist and philosopher, displays his mastery of drama. NO EXIT is an unforgettable portrayal of hell. THE FLIES is a modern reworking of the Electra-Orestes story. DIRTY HANDS is about a young intellectual torn between theory and praxis. THE RESPECTFUL PROSTITUTE is an attack on American racism.

A Streetcar Named Desire EPUB

A Streetcar Named Desire
The Pulitzer Prize and Drama Critics Circle Award winning play—reissued with an introduction by Arthur Miller (Death of a Salesman and The Crucible), and Williams’ essay “The World I Live In.”It is a very short list of 20th-century American plays that continue to have the same power and impact as when they first appeared—57 years after its Broadway premiere, Tennessee Will

Heartbreak House EPUB

Heartbreak House
Entertaining allegory examines apathy, confusion and lack of purpose as causes of major world problems.One of the distinguished comic dramatists more somber plays, this entertaining allegory examines apathy, confusion and lack of purpose as causes of major world problems, with larger-than-life characters representing the evils of the modern world.The house could arguably

I and You EPUB

I and You
Only in high school would two completely unconnected people – cranky, chronically ill Caroline and levelheaded basketball star Anthony – be paired to collaborate on a project to deconstruct a poem about the interconnectivity of everything. But as the two teens cram to finish their presentation on Walt Whitman’s Leaves of Grass, they learn not only how to work together, but

Mother Courage and Her Children EPUB

Mother Courage and Her Children
Widely considered one of the great dramatic creations of the modern stage, Mother Courage and Her Children is Bertolt Brechts most passionate and profound statement against war. Set in the seventeenth century, the play follows Anna Fierling -- Mother Courage -- an itinerant trader, as she pulls her wagon of wares and her children through the blood and carnage of Europ

Rhinoceros and Other Plays EPUB

Rhinoceros and Other Plays
In Rhinoceros, as in his early plays, Ionesco startles audiences with a world that invariably erupts in explosive laughter and nightmare anxiety. A rhinoceros suddely apears in a small town, tramping through its peaceful streets. Soon there are two, then three, until the movement is universal: a transformation of average citizens into beasts, as they learn to move with

Amadeus EPUB

Amadeus
In 1791, they say, Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart died accusing a rival composer, Antonio Salieri, of having poisoned him.In 1823, they say, Salieri confessed to that murder.AMADEUS represents the substance of that confession, made by a desperate Salieri on the last night of his life. He tells it to the audience, who are taken back to the gilded court of Joseph II in rococo Vienn

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