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One-act plays for young folks

M. A. Jagendorf

One-act plays for young folks

by M. A. Jagendorf

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Published by Core Collection Books in Great Neck, N.Y .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Children"s plays.,
  • Plays -- Collections.

  • Edition Notes

    Reprint of the 1924 ed. published by Brentano"s New York.

    Statementedited by M. A. Jagendorf ; stage settings and ill. by James Shute.
    SeriesOne-act plays in reprint
    ContributionsShute, James L.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPN6120.A4 J32 1977
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxix, 220 p., [12] leaves of plates :
    Number of Pages220
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4570398M
    ISBN 100848620283
    LC Control Number77089723

    24 Favorite One Act Plays by Cerf, Bennett and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at   The one-act play stands apart as a distinct art form with some well known writers providing specialist material, among them Bernard Shaw, Tom Stoppard, Harold Pinter, Caryl Churchill. Alan Ayckbourn, Edward Albee and Tennesee Williams. There are also lesser-known writers with plenty of material to offer, yet sourcing one-act plays to perform is notoriously hard. This companion is the .

    A one-act play is a play that has only one act, as distinct from plays that occur over several -act plays may consist of one or more recent years, [when?] the minute play has emerged as a popular subgenre of the one-act play, especially in writing competitions. The origin of the one-act play may be traced to the very beginning of drama: in ancient Greece, Cyclops, a satyr. This is used to categorise short, one-act dramas. It should not be used for full-length plays that have no act divisions. Pages in category "One-act plays" The following pages are in this category, out of total. This list may not reflect recent changes.

    The goal of this course, The One Act Play, is to lead a writer through the process of writing one. The first time is always the most difficult. A play is a unique form of expression which includes other literary forms like poetry, exposition, monologues that convey thoughts, and dialogues that show action.   These four humorous one-act plays, all of which have been produced in community theaters, cover conflicts between college roommates; a mother and son as the son moves into his first apartment; a lumberjack and a feisty elderly tree hugger; and three childhood friends and their biological clocks as they commit a crime.


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