Miller Plays: v. 2: "Misfits", "After the Fall", " Incident at Vichy", The "Price", "Creation of the World", "Playing for Time"

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    This second volume of Arthur Miller's plays contains four stage plays from the sixties and seventies, taking up the theme of individual responsibility from his earlier work. The volume is introduced by the author. The Price 1968 is 'a beautifully intelligent play about two brothers who are pinned in positions of flight from their own histories that are as fruitless as the movements of the men at Pompeii...For Miller, heroism lies on the scale of a man's sense of the possibility of controlling his own life' Observer. After the Fall 1964 is 'about how we - nations and individuals - destroy ourselves by denying that this is precisely what we are doing'. Guardian Incident at Vichy 1964 is 'a short but intense drama of Occupied France...a kind of suspense thriller with moral overtones, continuously absorbing' New York Post. The Creation of the World and Other Business is based on the Biblical account and was Miller's first Broadway comedy, premiering in 1972. Also included are two of his screenplays: The Misfits, written for and filmed with Marilyn Monroe, and Playing for Time, televised with Vanessa Redgrave, and which won an Emmy award. 'The greatest American dramatist of our age' Evening Standard

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    Number of Pages: 542
    Format(s): Paperback - ISBN: 9781408111314
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    Listed in: Plays & playscripts
    Publisher: Methuen Drama

    Books by Arthur Miller

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