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Broadway Plays: Learn About the Stories & Characters from Important Plays





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Greater Tuna Greater Tuna is a comedy about a small town in Texas named Tuna. This is described as Texas’ “t... 8
Ma Rainey's Black Bottom ... 7
The Cherry Orchard On a frosted May morning while the cherry trees are in bloom, an impoverished Russian aristocrat and... 7
The Star-Spangled Girl Set in San Francisco in the 1960s, the play is a story of a love triangle mixed with politics. Andy ... 7
The Nerd Set in Terre Haute, Indiana in late 1979, The Nerd centers on the hilarious dilemma of a young archi... 7
Measure for Measure The Duke of Vienna, Vincentio, leaves the city on a diplomatic mission. While he is away, he places... 7
Eurydice A retelling of the myth of Orpheus in modern times. At the wedding of Eurydice and Orpheus, Eurydic... 7
I Hate Hamlet A discontented TV actor, Andrew Rally, has recently received the role of Hamlet in a performance to ... 7
Aristocrats Aristocrats gives us a portrait of a fallen family, the O’Donnells. They were Irish Roman Catholi... 7
The History Boys ... 6
The Shadow Box ... 6
Three Sisters ... 6
The Trojan Women ... 6
Balm in Gilead

Balm in Gilead takes place in 1966 in Frank's café, an all-night coffee sho...

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In the Next Room Near New York in the 1800s, when electricity was being used for the first time, Dr. Givings has boug... 6
She Stoops to Conquer A wealthy man, Mr. Hardcastle, wants his daughter Kate to marry Charles Marlow, the son of an aristo... 6
The Cripple of Inishmaan On the island of Inishmaan, off the coast of Ireland, there is not that much to do. A young man nam... 6
Joe Turner's Come and Gone Set in a Pittsburgh boarding house in 1911, Joe Turner’s Come and Gone tells the story of Herald L... 6
A Man for All Seasons A Man for All Season’s is based on the true story of Sir Thomas More, the 16th-century Chancellor ... 5
Betrayal A man, Jerry, and a woman, Emma, chat in the present about an affair that they had a long time ago. ... 5