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Broadway Plays: Learn About the Stories & Characters from Important Plays





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Aristocrats Aristocrats gives us a portrait of a fallen family, the O’Donnells. They were Irish Roman Catholi... 8
Ma Rainey's Black Bottom ... 7
Mother Courage and Her Children ... 7
The Cherry Orchard On a frosted May morning while the cherry trees are in bloom, an impoverished Russian aristocrat and... 7
The Star-Spangled Girl Set in San Francisco in the 1960s, the play is a story of a love triangle mixed with politics. Andy ... 7
The Nerd Set in Terre Haute, Indiana in late 1979, The Nerd centers on the hilarious dilemma of a young archi... 7
Measure for Measure The Duke of Vienna, Vincentio, leaves the city on a diplomatic mission. While he is away, he places... 7
Eurydice A retelling of the myth of Orpheus in modern times. At the wedding of Eurydice and Orpheus, Eurydic... 7
In the Next Room Near New York in the 1800s, when electricity was being used for the first time, Dr. Givings has boug... 7
The Cripple of Inishmaan On the island of Inishmaan, off the coast of Ireland, there is not that much to do. A young man nam... 7
I Hate Hamlet A discontented TV actor, Andrew Rally, has recently received the role of Hamlet in a performance to ... 7
The History Boys ... 6
The Shadow Box ... 6
Three Sisters ... 6
Saint Joan Shaw’s play is the fictionalized story of Joan of Arc. The young Joan, a French farmgirl, hears t... 6
An Ideal Husband An Ideal Husband opens during party at the home of Lord and Lady Chiltern. Sir Robert Chiltern, a pr... 6
Cymbeline The play is one of Shakespeare's most original and fantastical plays. When King Cymbeline's only dau... 6
The Trojan Women ... 6
Henry V Under sinister pressure from the Church of England and the Archbishop of Canterbury, the young King ... 6
Balm in Gilead

Balm in Gilead takes place in 1966 in Frank's café, an all-night coffee sho...

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