Replay: Classic Modern Drama Reimagined

Replay: Classic Modern Drama Reimagined

by Toby Zinman

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781408182697
Publisher: Bloomsbury Academic
Publication date: 01/01/2015
Pages: 288
Product dimensions: 5.40(w) x 8.40(h) x 0.70(d)

About the Author

Toby Zinman is Professor of English, University of the Arts, Philadelphia, USA, and theatre critic for the Philadelphia Inquirer and Variety.

Table of Contents

Acknowledgements
INTRODUCTION
Georg Büchner
Woyzeck
Notable Productions and Replays

PART ONE: "You can be better!”
1. Henrik Ibsen
A Doll's House
Replays
Hedda Gabler
Replays

2. George Bernard Shaw
Pygmalion
Replays

3. Bertolt Brecht
Mother Courage and Her Children
Replays

4. Harley Granville Barker
The Voysey Inheritance
Replays
A Farewell to the Theatre
Replays

5. Terence Rattigan
The Winslow Boy
Replays
The Browning Version
Replays
The Sleeping Prince
Replays

6. Arthur Miller
Death of a Salesman
Replays

7. Lorraine Hansberry
A Raisin in the Sun
Replays

PART TWO: "Nothing to be done."
8. August Strindberg
Miss Julie
Replays
The Dance of Death
Replays

9. Oscar Wilde
The Importance of Being Earnest
Replays

10. Anton Chekhov
Uncle Vanya
Replays
Three Sisters
Replays
Composite Chekhov

11. Thornton Wilder
Our Town
Replays

12. Tennessee Williams
A Streetcar Named Desire
Replays

13. Eugene Ionesco
The Chairs
Replays

14. Samuel Beckett
Waiting for Godot
Replays
The prison productions

CONCLUSION
Alphabetical Listing of Plays and Productions
Index

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