• 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

  • 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

  • Doctor Scratch and Other Plays
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    Doctor Scratch and Other Plays Frank J. Morlock et al.

    Three French comedies revolving around marriage, misidentification, medicine–and money!

    DOCTOR SCRATCH, by Noël le Breton, is a clever and hilarious farce, in which love becomes hopelessly entangled in… More

  • Faust
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    Faust Adolphe d'Ennery et al.

    French dramatist Adolphe d’Ennery (1811-1899) follows the Faust story originally developed by Goethe, but with a leavening of humor that the German playwright lacked. Especially entertaining is the character… More

  • Queen Margot: A Play in Five Acts
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    Queen Margot: A Play in Five Acts Frank J. Morlock et al.

    Written in 1847, while Dumas was at the height of his powers, this play recounts the events leading up to the Saint Bartholomew’s Day massacre of the French Huguenots–and the subsequent death of King Charles… 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