‘Murder in the Cathedral’ is a verse drama by T. S. Eliot and portrays the assassination of Archbishop Thomas Beckett in Canterbury Cathedral that took place in 1170. It was performed first of all in 1935. The play includes incidents taking place between 2nd and 29th of December, 1170. The highlight of the play is […]
A Doll’s House Henrik Ibsen A Doll’s House Henrik Ibsen. ‘A doll’s House’ is a three act play by Henrik Ibsen whose premiere as well as publication took place in 1879. The play deals with an analysis of the institution of marriage while presenting an idea that a woman could not express herself clearly in […]
The Balcony Jean Genet The Balcony Jean Genet. ‘The Balcony’ is a play by French dramatist Jean Genet. There are three distinct versions of the play. The three versions differ from each other in terms of length as well as content. For instance, the second version is the longest and includes lots of political elements. […]
A Dream Play August Strindberg A Dream Play August Strindberg ‘A Dream Play’ is a play written by the Swedish playwright August Strindberg in 1901. The play is well-known for its association to Surrealism as well as Expressionism. Plot The plot has been presented in a dream like sequence. The protagonist of the play is […]
Oedipus Rex by Sophocles. The tragedy with complete summary, study notes, story, character analysis, themes. A simple guide to understand the play of Oedipus Rex.
The comic feminist drama of Lysistrata by Aristophanes. A thorough discussion of the plot, history, summary and everything you need to know about this hilerious drama