The Resource American plays and playwrights of the contemporary theatre

American plays and playwrights of the contemporary theatre

Label
American plays and playwrights of the contemporary theatre
Title
American plays and playwrights of the contemporary theatre
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Lewis, Allan
Dewey number
812/.5/09
Index
index present
LC call number
PS351
LC item number
.L4 1970
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • O'Neill, Eugene
  • Miller, Arthur
  • Williams, Tennessee
  • Wilder, Thornton
  • Saroyan, William
  • Albee, Edward
  • Hellman, Lillian
  • Odets, Clifford
  • Shaw, Irwin
  • MacLeish, Archibald
  • Chayefsky, Paddy
  • Rice, Elmer
  • Behrman, S. N.
  • Kingsley, Sidney
  • Inge, William
  • American drama
  • Theater
Label
American plays and playwrights of the contemporary theatre
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 258-260)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Man's relation to God: MacLeish, Chayefsky
  • The tired deans: Elmer Rice and S.N. Behrman
  • The emergent deans: Kingsley, Inge, and company
  • Broadway's boys
  • The refugees from television
  • New-play madness and some new voices
  • The musical theatre: heirs to Richard Rodgers
  • The theatre off-Broadway and off-off-Broadway
  • Trends of the decade
  • Introduction:
  • "The purpose of playing ..."
  • Eugene O'Neill: the tragic homecoming
  • Arthur Miller: return to the self
  • Tennessee Williams: the freedom of the senses
  • Thornton Wilder and William Saroyan: the comic vein and "courage for survival"
  • The fun and games of Edward Albee
  • The survivors of the Depression: Hellman, Odets, Shaw
Control code
ocm00113163
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
Rev. ed.
Extent
270 pages
Lccn
74147317
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)00113163
Label
American plays and playwrights of the contemporary theatre
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 258-260)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Man's relation to God: MacLeish, Chayefsky
  • The tired deans: Elmer Rice and S.N. Behrman
  • The emergent deans: Kingsley, Inge, and company
  • Broadway's boys
  • The refugees from television
  • New-play madness and some new voices
  • The musical theatre: heirs to Richard Rodgers
  • The theatre off-Broadway and off-off-Broadway
  • Trends of the decade
  • Introduction:
  • "The purpose of playing ..."
  • Eugene O'Neill: the tragic homecoming
  • Arthur Miller: return to the self
  • Tennessee Williams: the freedom of the senses
  • Thornton Wilder and William Saroyan: the comic vein and "courage for survival"
  • The fun and games of Edward Albee
  • The survivors of the Depression: Hellman, Odets, Shaw
Control code
ocm00113163
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
Rev. ed.
Extent
270 pages
Lccn
74147317
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)00113163

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