Farsa da Boa Preguiça by Ariano Suassuna

By Ariano Suassuna

About the writer (from Goodreads):

Ariano Suassuna (born João Pessoa, 1927) is a Brazilian playwright and writer. he's within the "Movemento Amorial". He based the coed Theater at Federal collage of Pernambuco. 4 of his performs were filmed and he's certainly one of Brazil's maximum dwelling playwrights. he's additionally a tremendous nearby author doing a number of novels set within the Northeast of Brazil. He got an honorary doctorate at a rite played at a circus. he's the writer of, between different works, the "Auto da Compadecida" and "A Pedra do Reino". he's a staunch defender of the tradition of the Northeast, and his works take care of the preferred tradition of the Northeast.

Sobre o livro:

A obra conta a trajetória do poeta e cantador Joaquim Simão e de sua mulher Nevinha, ambos à mercê de pessoas inescrupulosas, santos e demônios. São muitas as tentações e pecados que assolam o casal. Joaquim Simão sofre de três fraquezas: preguiça, poesia e mulher. Sua esposa tenta, em vão, convencer seu marido a trabalhar. Para desestruturar ainda mais a relação, Aderaldo tenta conquistar Nevinha. Já Joaquim Simão é assediado por Clarabela. A história é narrada e comentada por três santos: Manuel Carpinteiro, São Pedro e São Miguel.

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A Moon for the Misbegotten by Eugene O'Neill, Stephen A. Black

By Eugene O'Neill, Stephen A. Black

Eugene O'Neill's final accomplished play, A Moon for the Misbegotten is a sequel to his autobiographical lengthy Day's trip Into evening. Moon selections up 11 years after the occasions defined in lengthy Day's trip Into evening, asJim Tyrone (based on O'Neill's older brother Jamie) grasps at a final probability at love less than the entire moonlight. This paperback variation beneficial properties an insightful creation by way of Stephen A. Black, necessary to an individual who wishes a deeper knowing of O'Neill's work.

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Winners and Losers by Marcus Youssef, James Long

By Marcus Youssef, James Long

Associates, theatre artists and long-time neighbors Marcus and James, sit down at a desk and go the time jointly taking part in a made-up online game during which they identify humans, locations, or things" Pamela Anderson, microwave ovens, their fathers, Goldman Sachs" and debate whether or not they are winning or now not; in different phrases, whether or not they are winners or losers. each one good friend seeks to defeat the opposite, and since the sort of males grew up economically privileged, and the opposite didn't, the contest veryquickly provides up. Winners and Losers showcases the paintings of 2 giants of the Vancouver indie theatre scene. James Longâe(tm)s Theatre substitute develops paintings particular to specific locations and the folks who stay in them. Marcus Marcus Youssef's Neworld Theatre investigates questions of energy, tradition, and belonging. Their first collaborative paintings is a staged dialog that embraces the ruthless good judgment of capitalism, and checks its impression on our closest own relationships in addition to our such a lot intimate reports of self.

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The Tragedy of Coriolanus (The Complete Shakespeare by William Shakespeare, Liang Shiqiu

By William Shakespeare, Liang Shiqiu

It's a Bilingual variation of chinese language and English.

中国广播电视出版社从台湾远东图书公司引进版权,出版了梁实秋翻译的《莎士比亚全集》中英文对照版,这是梁译本《莎士比亚全集》以中英文对照的形式首次在内地出版发行。梁译本的最大特点为:白话散文式的风格;直译,忠实于原文;全译,决不删略原文。除此之外,梁译本还有独到之处:一是加了注释。莎翁作品原文常有版本的困难,晦涩难解之处很多,各种双关语、熟语、俚语、典故也多,猥亵语也不少,梁实秋不但直译,而且加了大量注释,帮助读者理解原文。二是每剧前都加了序言。序言中对该剧的版本、著作年代、故事来源、舞台历史、该剧的意义及批评意见等均有论述。

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The Languages of Theatre. Problems in the Translation and by O. Zuber

By O. Zuber

This publication makes a speciality of many of the difficulties within the verbal and nonverbal translation and tranposition of drama from one language and cultural historical past into one other and from the textual content directly to the level. It covers more than a few formerly unpublished essays in particular written on translation difficulties certain to drama, through playwrights and literary translators in addition to theorists, students and academics of drama and translation stories

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Unmaking Mimesis: Essays on Feminism and Theatre by Elin Diamond

By Elin Diamond

In Unmaking Mimesis Elin Diamond interrogates the idea that of mimesis on the subject of feminism, theatre and function. She combines psychoanalytic, semiotic and materialist innovations with readings of chosen performs by way of writers as different as Ibsen, Brecht, Aphra Behn, Caryl Churchill and Peggy Shaw.
via a sequence of provocative readings of theatre, concept and feminist functionality she demonstrates the continued strength of feminism and mimesis in severe pondering today.
Unmaking Mimesis will curiosity theatre students and function and cultural theorists, for all of whom problems with textual content, illustration and embodiment are of compelling quandary.

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