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Title Anthology of living theater / [edited by] Edwin Wilson, Alvin Goldfarb.
Imprint Boston : McGraw-Hill, [2001]
Edition Second edition.

Subject Drama -- Collections.
Alt Name Wilson, Edwin, 1942-
Goldfarb, Alvin.
Description ix, 508 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Edition Second edition.
Contents Antigone / Sophocles ; Peter D. Arnott, tr. -- The Menaechmus brothers / Plautus ; E.F. Watling, tr. -- Abraham and Isaac -- Sotoba Komachi / Kanʼami Kiyotsugu ; Arthur Waley, tr. -- Hamlet / William Shakespeare ; with notes by Tucker Brooke and Jack Randall Crawford -- Tartuffe / Molière ; Richard Wilbur, tr. -- The busy body / Susanna Centlivre -- A doll's house / Henrik Ibsen ; Eva Le Galliene, tr. -- The cherry orchard / Anton Chekhov ; Constance Garnett, tr. -- A dream play / August Strindberg ; Walter Johnson, tr. -- The good woman of Setzuan / Bertolt Brecht ; Erik Bentley and Maja Apelman, tr. -- The glass managerie / Tennessee Williams -- Krapp's last tape / Samuel Beckett -- The mystery of Irma Vep / Charles Ludlam -- Joe Turner's come and gone / August Wilson -- Blue heart / Caryl Churchill -- Excerpts from Freak / John Leguizamo.
ISBN 0072317299 (alk. paper)
9780072317299 (alk. paper)
OCLC # 44446887
Table of Contents
 Introduction: How to Read a Play 
  Where and When the Play Takes Place: The Setting and Circumstances2
  Who the Participants Are: The Characters4
  What Kind of Play It Is: Categories and Genres4
  How the Play Unfolds: Action and Theme5
 An Anthology of Plays 
  Antigone / Sophocles11
  The Menaechmus Brothers / Plautus33
  Abraham and Isaac / Plautus59
  Sotoba Komachi / Kan'ami Kiyotsugu69
  Hamlet / William Shakespeare75
  Tartuffe / Moliere139
  The Busy Body / Susanna Centlivre173
  A Doll's House / Henrik Ibsen213
  The Cherry Orchard / Anton Chekhov251
  A Dream Play / August Strindberg279
  The Good Woman of Setzuan / Bertolt Brecht313
  The Glass Menagerie / Tennessee Williams363
  Krapp's Last Tape / Samuel Beckett397
  The Mystery of Irma Vep / Charles Ludlam405
  Joe Turner's Come and Gone / August Wilson433
  Blue Heart / Caryl Churchill471
  Excerpts from Freak / John Leguizamo495

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