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The staff of the Drama Library will be maintaining a new books list of the new books we receive and place on our New Books carrel. The list and the books will be updated periodically. You may also request an email copy of the list to be sent to you when we update.



Employing volunteers : a professional approach at the New York Philharmonic / Elizabeth Peck.
Book By Peck, Elizabeth. (New York : Theatre Communications Group ©1982.)
ML28.N5 N5 1982

The plant that ate dirty socks : the musical / based on the book by Nancy McArthur ; original music and book adaptation by Joe Iconis.
Book By Iconis, Joe, (New York : Samuel French, 2015)
ML50 .I26 P53 2015

The last smoker in America / book and lyrics by Bill Russell ; music by Peter Melnick.
Book By Russell, Bill, (New York : Samuel French, 2015)
ML50 .M53 L37 2015

The fantasticks ; Celebration : 2 musicals / by Tom Jones and Harvey Schmidt.
Book By Jones, Tom, (New York : Nelson Doubleday 1973.)
ML50.S347 F42 1973

A-- my name is Alice / Joan Micklin Silver and Julianne Boyd.
Book By Silver, Joan Micklin. (New York : Avon Books 1985.)
ML50.S5636 A2 1985c

Company : a musical comedy / book by George Furth ; music and lyrics by Stephen Sondheim.
Book By Sondheim, Stephen. (New York : Random House 1970.)
ML50.S705 C6 1970b

Pacific overtures / music and lyrics by Stephen Sondheim ; book by John Weidman ; additional material by Hugh Wheeler ; originally produced and directed on Broadway by Harold Prince ; illustrated with a drawing by Al Hirschfeld and photos.
Book By Sondheim, Stephen. (New York : Dodd Mead ©1977.)
ML50.S705 P3 1977b

Pacific overtures / music and lyrics by Stephen Sondheim ; book by John Weidman ; additional material by Hugh Wheeler.
Book By Sondheim, Stephen. (New York : Theatre Communications Group ©1986.)
ML50.S705 P3 1986

Cougar: the musical / book and lyrics Donna Moore ; music, Donna Moore, Meryl Leppard, Mark Barkan, Arnie Gross, John Baxindine, and Seth Lefferts ; additional lyrics Meryl Leppard and Mark Barkan.
Book By Moore, Donna, (New York : Samuel French, 2014)
ML50.Z99 C68 2014

Art, theatre and women's suffrage / Irene Cockroft and Susan Croft.
Book By Cockroft, Irene. (London : Aurora Metro 2010.)
N8354 .C63 2010

Plays / Aeschylus ; series editor, J. Michael Walton.
Book By Aeschylus. (London : Methuen Drama 1991.)
PA3827.A7 R62 1991b v.2

The Columbia anthology of modern Japanese drama / J. Thomas Rimer, Mitsuya Mori, & M. Cody Poulton, editors.
Book (New York : Columbia University Press, 2014)
PL782.E5 C65 2014

Identity, performance and technology : practices of empowerment, embodiment and technicity / edited by Susan Broadhurst and Josephine Machon.
Book (Basingstoke, Hampshire [England] ; Palgrave Macmillan 2012.)
PN1584 .I34 2012

Britain had talent : a history of variety theatre / Oliver Double.
Book By Double, Oliver. (Basingstoke ; Palgrave Macmillan 2012.)
PN1968.G7 D68 2012

Naturalism and symbolism in European theatre, 1850-1918 / edited by Claude Schumacher.
Book (Cambridge : Cambridge University Press 2008.)
PN2570 .N43 2008

Theater of the avant-garde, 1950-2000 : a critical anthology / edited by Robert Knopf and Julia Listengarten.
Book (New Haven [Conn.] : Yale University Press ©2011.)
PN6112 .T455 2011

Plays and performance texts by women 1880-1930 : an anthology of plays by British and American women from the modernist period / edited by Maggie B. Gale and Gilli Bush-Bailey.
Book (Manchester, UK ; Manchester University Press 2012.)
PN6119.8 .P53 2012

Representations of the Cuban and Philippine Insurrections on the Spanish stage, 1887-1898 / D.J. O'Connor.
Book By Walker, D. J. (Tempe, Ariz. : Bilingual Press/Editorial Bilingue ©2001.)
PQ6113 .O36 2001

Re-imagining Western European geography in English Renaissance drama / Monica Matei-Chesnoiu.
Book By Matei-Chesnoiu, Monica, (New York : Palgrave Macmillan 2012.)
PR658.G46 M38 2012

The framing text in early modern English drama : 'whining' prologues and 'armed' epilogues / by Brian W. Schneider.
Book By Schneider, Brian W. (Farnham, Surrey ; Ashgate ©2011.)
PR658.P68 S36 2011

Working subjects in early modern English drama / edited by Michelle M. Dowd and Natasha Korda.
Book (Farnham, Surrey ; Ashgate ©2011.)
PR658.W65 W67 2011

The Broadview anthology of nineteenth-century British performance / edited by Tracy C. Davis.
Book (Peterborough, Ontario, Canada : Broadview Press, 2012)
PR1271 .B718 2012

The Oikos Project : two plays / introduced by Topher Campbell.
Book (London : Oberon Books 2010.)
PR1272.2 .O55 2010

The selected plays of Ben Jonson.
Book By Jonson, Ben, (Cambridge [England] ; Cambridge University Press 1989.)
PR2602 .B87 1989 v.1

Shades / Alia Bano.
Book By Bano, Alia. (London : Methuen Drama 2009.)
PR6102.A70 S53 2009

The spaces of Irish drama : stage and place in contemporary plays / Helen Heusner Lojek.
Book By Lojek, Helen, (New York, NY : Palgrave Macmillan 2011.)
PR8789 .L59 2011

Belonging : Australian playwriting in the 20th century / John McCallum.
Book By McCallum, John, (Sydney : Currency Press 2009.)
PR9611.5 .M33 2009

The wishing well / Michael Futcher & Helen Howard.
Book By Futcher, Michael, (Strawberry Hills, N.S.W. : Currency, 2009)
PR9619.3.F89 W5 2009

Tender / by Nicki Bloom.
Book By Bloom, Nicki, (Strawberry Hills, NSW : Currency Press ; 2008)
PR9619.4.B64 T46 2008

Shrimp / Dominic Hong Duc Golding.
Book By Golding, Dominic Hong Duc. (Sydney : Currency Press 2007.)
PR9619.4.G612 S57 2007

The modern international dead / by Damien Millar.
Book By Millar, Damien. (Sydney : Currency Press 2008.)
PR9619.4.M564 M63 2008

The messenger : the play / adapted by Ross Mueller from the novel by Markus Zusak.
Book By Mueller, Ross, (Strawberry Hills, NSW : Currency Press in association with Canberra Youth Theatre 2008.)
PR9619.4.M84 M47 2008

Speaking on stage : interviews with contemporary American playwrights / edited with introductions by Philip C. Kolin and Colby H. Kullman.
Book (Tuscaloosa : University of Alabama Press ©1996.)
PS352 .S64 1996

Fever dreams : new work from Padua / [editorial director, Dan Tucker ; introduction, Guy Zimmerman].
Book (Los Angeles : Padua Playwrights Press 2012.)
PS634.2 .F48 2012

100 : (monologues) / Eric Bogosian.
Book By Bogosian, Eric. (New York : Theatre Communications Group, 2014)
PS3552.O46 A6 2014

Christopher Durang explains it all for you : six plays / by Christopher Durang.
Book By Durang, Christopher, (New York, N.Y. : Avon Books ©1983.)
PS3554.U666 A6 1983

Ceremonies in dark old men / Lonne Elder, III.
Book By Elder, Lonne. (New York : Farrar Straus and Giroux ©1969.)
PS3555.L3 C4 1969b

The Assembled Parties / by Richard Greenberg.
Book By Greenberg, Richard, (New York : Dramatists Play Service [2014])
PS3557.R3789 A86 2014b

As is : a play / by William M. Hoffman.
Book By Hoffman, William M., (New York : Random House ©1985.)
PS3558.O34644 A9 1985a

Golden Age / by Terrence McNally.
Book By McNally, Terrence, (New York, NY : Dramatists Play Service, Inc., 2014)
PS3563.A323 G65 2013a

American buffalo : a play / by David Mamet.
Book By Mamet, David. (New York : Grove Press [1977], ©1976.)
PS3563.A4345 A8 1977a

Fifteen one-act plays / Sam Shepard.
Book By Shepard, Sam, (New York : Vintage Books 2012.)
PS3569.H394 A6 2012

One slight hitch / by Lewis Black.
Book By Black, Lewis, (New York : Dramatists Play Service, 2013)
PS3602.L285 O54 2013

Thousand years waiting, and other plays / Chiori Miyagawa.
Book By Miyagawa, Chiori. (London : Seagull 2012.)
PS3613.I888 A6 2012

Woyzeck / Georg Bu?chner ; Pelleas and Melisande / Maurice Maeterlinck ; Ubu Roi / Alfred Jarry : three translations from the Cutting Ball Theater / by Rob Melrose.
Book (San Francisco : Exit Press 2011.)
PT1828.B6 W6913 2011

Heinrich von Kleist and Jean-Jacques Rousseau : violence, identity, nation / Steven Howe.
Book By Howe, Steven, (Rochester, N.Y. : Camden House 2012.)
PT2379.Z5 H75 2012


Compiled by Patrick Scheible