• Lorenzino
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    Lorenzino Alexandre Dumas et al.

    This powerful, eloquent play moves like a Greek tragedy to its inevitable conclusion. Dumas’s drama is based on an actual event–the assassination of Duke Alexander of Medici in 1537 by his cousin, Lorenzo.… More

  • The Gold Thieves
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    The Gold Thieves Frank J. Morlock et al.

    Dr. Ivans, unable to make a living in London, migrates with his two daughters to Australia, where he hopes to make his fortune; one of his girls, Melida, is forced to leave her suitor, Williams, behind. Arriving in Australia,… More

  • The Count of Monte Cristo, Part Three
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    The Count of Monte Cristo, Part Three Alexandre Dumas et al.

    The Count of Monte Cristo is one of the great adventure novels of all time. But the author, Alexandre Dumas, also adapted his novel into four riveting plays. Part Three: The Rise of Monte Cristo is set two decades after … More

  • Isle of Slaves and Other Plays
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    Isle of Slaves and Other Plays Frank J. Morlock et al.

    Here are three French plays from the Enlightenment Period dealing with the subject of slavery. ISLE OF SLAVES, by Pierre de Marivaux, is the longest and most challenging of the three. It postulates an island in the ancient… More

  • Casper Hauser
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    Casper Hauser Frank J. Morlock et al.

    In 1828 a young man in rags appeared in the German city of Nurnberg, saying that he’d been kept isolated in a dungeon all of his life. Was he the bastard offshoot of some noble or royal family, secreted away to preserve… More

  • Chuzzlewit
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    Chuzzlewit Frank J. Morlock

    In order to prevent his aged cousin (Old Martin) from leaving his huge fortune to charity, Pecksniff travels from London to America to dissuade the dying man from such a mistake. But Old Martin is far from death’s… More

  • L’Assommoir: A Play in Five Acts
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    L’Assommoir: A Play in Five Acts Frank J. Morlock et al.

    Émile Zola (1840-1902) was one of France’s greatest novelists of the nineteenth century, being most famous as a writer for Nana (the story of a courtesan), and in the political world for his role in exposing the… More

  • Sappho: An Opera Libretto
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    Sappho: An Opera Libretto Frank J. Morlock et al.

    Émile Augier presents the story of SAPPHO, another tragedy set in classical times, full of betrayal and self-sacrifice. Ancient Greek drama had much in common with modern opera, emphasizing story lines that have … More

  • The Count of Monte Cristo, Part One
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    The Count of Monte Cristo, Part One Alexandre Dumas et al.

    This dramatization of the classic novel is the first of four parts. In 1815 Napoleon has fled to Elba, and the Bourbons have been restored to the French throne. Young Edmond Dantes is First Mate and Acting Capt. of the merchant… More

  • Old Creole Days
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    Old Creole Days Frank J. Morlock et al.

    The nineteenth-century Southern writer (George Washington Cable) who wrote the stories on which this play is based was born in New Orleans, and the racial, ethnic, and cultural diversity of that great city impregnates… More

  • Penelope: An Opera Libretto
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    Penelope: An Opera Libretto Frank J. Morlock et al.

    PENELOPE, by Jean-François Marmontel, tells the story of Ulysses’ return to Ithaca after his long journey home from Troy, and how he takes revenge on the boorish suitors of his wife, Penelope, who have browbeaten… More

  • The Princess Casamassima
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    The Princess Casamassima Frank J. Morlock et al.

    Based on the 1885 novel by Henry James, this play tells the story of Hyacinth Robinson, the bastard son of a French woman and an English lord. Robinson has become a bookbinder in the London working-class slums. He embraces… More

  • Saving the Queen
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    Saving the Queen Frank J. Morlock et al.

    Well-known French writer Théophile Gautier and Bernard Lopez combine their talents in this send-up of the cloak-and-sword dramas so popular with the Romantics. When the Spanish Queen’s horse runs away with… More

  • Castor and Pollux: An Opera Libretto
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    Castor and Pollux: An Opera Libretto Frank J. Morlock et al.

    In CASTOR AND POLLUX, by Pierre Bernard, one of the twins from ancient myth attempts to rescue his brother from the underworld. The freshness and charm of this French dramatization is remarkable.… More

  • The Count of Monte Cristo, Part Two: The Resurrection of Edmond Dantes
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    The Count of Monte Cristo, Part Two: The Resurrection of Edmond Dantes Alexandre Dumas et al.

    The Count of Monte Cristo, one of the greatest adventure novels of all time, has been converted by the author into a series of four plays. In PART TWO, Edmond Dantes has escaped from the dreaded prison island of d’If… More

  • The Corsican Brothers: A Play in Three Acts
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    The Corsican Brothers: A Play in Three Acts Frank J. Morlock et al.

    This adaptation of the Alexandre Dumas tale tells the story of two brothers, born as Siamese twins, but separated not long after birth. They’re raised by two different families, but are still able to “feel”… More