Discovering Great Plays

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Discovering Great Plays

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Summary

Based on a series of lectures by Leonard Peikoff and edited by Marlene Trollope, Discovering Great Plays provides the ability to understand, judge, and savor the values offered by great drama. Listeners will discover plot-theme as the key to a play; see Antigone as a great heroine and Iago as the darkest villain in literature; learn about the Cornelian hero; see how Schiller’s “Grand Inquisitor” scene is the most dramatic and philosophic in all of theater; and discover Shaw’s brilliance in presenting the genius against society.

Plays discussed include: Antigone by Sophocles; Othello by Shakespeare; Le Cid by Corneille; Don Carlos by Schiller; An Enemy of the People by Ibsen; Saint Joan by Shaw; Monna Vanna by Maeterlinck, and Cyrano de Bergerac by Rostand.

Subjects in Discovering Great Plays

According to Blackstone Publishing, the Publisher of Discovering Great Plays Audiobook, Discovering Great Plays includes the following subjects: plays, play analysis, theater, antigone, sophocles, othello, shakespeare, corneille, don carlos, schiller, an enemy of the people, ibsen, saint joan, shaw, monna vanna, maeterlinck, cyrano de bergerac, rostand, drama, critique, le cid. The BISAC Subject Code is .

About the Author(s) of Discovering Great Plays

The author of Discovering Great Plays is Leonard Peikoff. Leonard Peikoff is universally recognized as the preeminent Rand scholar writing today. He worked closely with Ayn Rand for thirty years and was designated by her as heir to her estate. He has taught philosophy at Hunter College, Long Island University, and New York University. Peikoff for many years lectured on Rand’s philosophy throughout the country. He lives in Southern California.

About the Narrator of Discovering Great Plays Audiobook

The narrator for the Discovering Great Plays Audiobook is Robertson Dean.

<p><b>Robertson Dean</b> has played leading roles on and off Broadway and at dozens of regional theaters throughout the country. He has a BA from Tufts University and an MFA from Yale. His audiobook narration has garnered ten AudioFile Earphones Awards. He now lives in Los Angeles, where he works in film and television in addition to narrating.</p>.

Discovering Great Plays Audiobook Additional Info

The imprint is Blackstone Publishing. It is supplied by Blackstone Publishing. The ISBN-10 is 153854363X. The ISBN-13 is 9781538543634.

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