• 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

  • Herculaneum and Sardanapalus: Two Opera Libretti
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    Herculaneum and Sardanapalus: Two Opera Libretti Frank J. Morlock et al.

    Two opera libretti focusing on the theme of the fiery sacrifice of the protagonists. HERCULANEUM, by Joseph Méry, a friend of Alexandre Dumas, is set in 79 A.D. in the doomed city of Herculaneum. Olympia, an oriental… More

  • The Hunchback
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    The Hunchback Auguste Anicet-Bourgeois et al.

    Henri de Lagardere, the best swordsman in France, suddenly finds himself duty-bound to protect the baby female heir of a murdered friend–a girl who matures into a beautiful woman who will one day inherit a princely… More

  • Two Voltairean Plays: The Triumvirate and Comedy at Ferney
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    Two Voltairean Plays: The Triumvirate and Comedy at Ferney Frank J. Morlock et al.

    Set in Roman times, Voltaire’s play THE TRIUMVIRATE details a meeting on an island between Anthony and Octavian, in which the two main players in the post-Caesar Roman world decide how to divide up the spoils of… More

  • I Never Cheat on My Husband
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    I Never Cheat on My Husband Frank J. Morlock et al.

    Georges Feydeau (1862-1921) wrote some 60 comedies, farces, and comic monologues; I Never Cheat on My Husband was one of his last productions (1914). Often considered the greatest French comic genius since Molière,… More

  • Under Western Eyes
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    Under Western Eyes Frank J. Morlock et al.

    Based on a novel by Joseph Conrad (1857-1924), “Under Western Eyes” tells the story of Razumov, a Russian student indirectly involved in the assassination of a Tsarist minister. Haldin, the man who committed… More

  • Olympias; and, The Temple of Glory: Two Plays
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    Olympias; and, The Temple of Glory: Two Plays Frank J. Morlock

    OLYMPIAS is one of Voltaire’s most powerful tragedies. It’s based on the suspicion that King Alexander the Great was poisoned, and left an infant daughter, Olympias, by his Persian wife Statira, daughter… More

  • Tiberius Caesar — A Play in Five Acts
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    Tiberius Caesar — A Play in Five Acts Frank J. Morlock et al.

    Frank J. Morlock’s English-language translation and adaptation of Ferdinand Dugue’s 1881 play “Tibère: drame en cinq actes (huit tableaux)” chronicles the events in the life of Roman… More

  • Justine
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    Justine Frank J. Morlock et al.

    Based on the Marquis de Sade’s infamous novel of the same name, this new dramatic version of JUSTINE closely follows the original story, both in spirit and in action. De Sade, with his relentless logic, attempts… More

  • The Mad Marquis
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    The Mad Marquis Frank J. Morlock et al.

    Written in 1836, this collaborative play is based on a real-life incident, using the actual names of the principals involved. The young Marquis de Brunoy is snubbed at the French Royal Court of Versailles because his… More

  • The Red and the Black
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    The Red and the Black Frank J. Morlock et al.

    Based on the novel by Stendhal (Henri Beyle, 1783-1842), The Red and the Black tells the story of Julien Sorel, a talented and ambitious young peasant. Sorel manages to cynically and hypocritically manipulate those… More

  • The Venetian
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    The Venetian Frank J. Morlock

    To save his father from execution for treason, the Bravo Giovanni agrees to act as an assassin for The Council of Ten, and ruthlessly carries out their orders for targeted killings against real or imagined enemies of … More

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

    The Count of Monte Cristo is one of the great adventure novels of the nineteenth century. But the author, Alexandre Dumas, also converted many of his fictions into riveting dramas, dividing his classic tale of revenge… 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