White Biting Dog and Other Plays by Judith Thompson

By Judith Thompson

This ebook collects a few of Judith Thompson’s previous, hard-to-find performs, together with White Biting puppy, a poetic black comedy a few divorced attorney who prepares to kill himself via leaping off the Bloor road Viaduct—until he encounters a small puppy who units him on a unique direction; i'm Yours, a harrowing tale a few team of characters on the point of melancholy as each one attempts to flee what haunts them the main; and purple, a relocating monologue set in Nineteen Seventies South Africa that centres on a tender girl’s marvelous response after her nanny is murdered in the course of a protest.

Show description

Read Online or Download White Biting Dog and Other Plays PDF

Best united states drama & plays books

Paradise Garden

After six generations, the relations property has been subdivided, the backyard has long gone wild, and the home has been carved right into a duplex. The McKinnons now survive one facet of the valuables, whereas the opposite has been bought to an immigrant relatives from Turkey. either heirs obvious needs to study, now, to construct love within the wasteland in their lives.

Performing Anti-Slavery: Activist Women on Antebellum Stages

In appearing Anti-Slavery, homosexual Gibson Cima reimagines the relationship among the self and the opposite inside of activist functionality, delivering attention-grabbing new insights into women's nineteenth-century reform efforts, revising the historical past of abolition, and illuminating an affective repertoire that haunts either present-day theatrical phases and anti-trafficking companies.

Male Beauty: Postwar Masculinity in Theater, Film, and Physique Magazines

Explores how a more youthful and extra delicate type of masculinity emerged within the usa after international struggle II. within the a long time that international battle II, americans hunted for and infrequently founds indicators of a brand new masculinity that was once more youthful, delicate, and sexually ambivalent. Male attractiveness examines the theater, movie, and magazines of the time on the way to remove darkness from how every one recommend a model of male gendering that intentionally contrasted, and sometimes clashed with, earlier constructs.

New England New Play Anthology

StageSource’s New England New Play Alliance offers a various selection of 8 new performs from a few of New England’s top playwrights: Windowmen by means of Steven Barkhimer, attractiveness through Kirsten Greenidge, Hell via fireplace, Hell through Ice by way of MJ Halberstadt, valuable Monsters via John Kuntz, turning into Cuba by way of Melinda Lopez, Priscilla desires the reply via Walt McGough, Easter on the Entrée Gold by way of John Minigan, and Saving Kitty by means of Marisa Smith.

Additional resources for White Biting Dog and Other Plays

Sample text

Download PDF sample

Rated 4.84 of 5 – based on 23 votes