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By Beckett, Samuel, 1906-1989, author
eBook. English.
Published [London]: Bloomsbury, [2016]
Written in English in 1980, 'Ohio Impromptu' began as a favour to S.E. Gontarski, who requested a dramatic piece to be performed at an academic symposium...

By Beckett, Samuel, 1906-1989, author
eBook. English.
Published [London]: Bloomsbury, [2016]
'Catastrophe' is a short play by Samuel Beckett, written in French in 1982 at the invitation of A.I.D.A. (Association Internationale de Défense des Artistes...

By Beckett, Samuel, 1906-1989, author
eBook. English.
Published [London]: Bloomsbury, [2016]
'Not I' takes place in a pitch-black space illuminated only by a single beam of light. This spotlight fixes on an actress's mouth about eight feet above...

By Beckett, Samuel, 1906-1989
Paperback. English, French.
Published London: Faber and Faber, 2006
2nd ed
Nothing happens, nobody comes, nobody goes, it's awful.' This line from the play was adopted by Jean Anouilh to characterize the first production of Waiting...

By Beckett, Samuel, 1906-1989, author
eBook. English.
Published [London]: Bloomsbury, [2016]
Beckett's second contribution to the field of mime, 'Act Without Words II', written in the late 1950s, first opened at the Calderon Press Institute in...

By Beckett, Samuel, 1906-1989, author
eBook. English.
Published [London]: Bloomsbury, [2016]
Even for Beckett, whose later plays are often extremely short, 'Breath' is an unusually terse work. Its length can be estimated from Beckett's detailed...

By Beckett, Samuel, 1906-1989, author
eBook. English.
Published [London]: Bloomsbury, [2016]
'Krapp's Last Tape' is a one-act play, in English, by Samuel Beckett. With a cast of one man, it was written for Northern Irish actor Patrick Magee and...

By Beckett, Samuel, 1906-1989, author
eBook. English.
Published [London]: Bloomsbury, [2016]
'Play' begins when the curtain rises on three identical grey funeral 'urns', about three feet tall by preference, arranged in a row facing the audience...

By Beckett, Samuel, 1906-1989
Paperback. English.
Published London: Faber, 2009
Originally written in French and translated into English by Beckett, Endgame was given its first London performance at the Royal Court Theatre in 1957...

By Beckett, Samuel, 1906-1989, author
eBook. English.
Published [London]: Bloomsbury, [2016]
'Rough for Theatre I' is a one-act theatrical sketch by Samuel Beckett. Also known simply as 'Theatre I', it began life originally in French in the late...
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