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Arms and the Man
Series Title: Classics: The Shaw Collection
Call Number: DVD 2007-2 v.1
Description: A comedy that looks at the misconceptions of love and war; with Helena Bonham Carter, Patsy Kensit. Original productions from the BBC remastered on DVD.
Keywords: Bernard Shaw

Awake and Sing!
Series Title: 1981
Call Number: DVD 2012-90
Description: Lives of a Jewish family in a Bronx tenement during the Depression. Starring Walter Matthau and Felicia Farr.
Keywords: Clifford Odets

Carola
Series Title: Broadway Theatre Archive - 1973
Call Number: DVD 2012-89
Description: A beautiful French actress struggles to avoid deadly politics and forbidden passions of Nazi-occupied France. Played by Leslie Caron.
Keywords: Jean Renoir

Cherry Orchard
Series Title: 2002
Call Number: DVD 2005-55
Description: Film adaptation of Chekov's play; starring Charlotte Rampling.
Keywords: Anton Chekov

Devil's Disciple
Series Title: Classics: The Shaw Collection
Call Number: DVD 2007-2 v.2
Description: A drama of a young man, the black sheep of his family, named heir to his father's fortune; set at the beginning of the Revolutionary War.
Keywords: Bernard Shaw

Doll's House
Series Title: 1973
Call Number: DVD 2005-50
Description: 1973 adaptation of Ibsen's play "Et dukkehjem," starring Claire Bloom, Anthony Hopkins.
Keywords: Henrik Ibsen

Edward Albee's All Over
Series Title: 1976
Call Number: DVD 2012-93
Description: A famous man lies dying behind a discreet hospital screen.
Keywords: Edward Albee

Heartbreak House
Series Title: Classics: The Shaw Collection
Call Number: DVD 2007-2 v.5
Description: Starring John Gielgud as Captain Shotover in Shaw's romp through the minefields of romantic entanglement.
Keywords: Comedy-Drama; Bernard Shaw

Home
Series Title: 2002
Call Number: DVD 2012-84
Description: The play by David Storey follows the interaction of five patients over the course of a single afternoon in the garden of an English mental hospital.
Keywords: Criterion Collection

House/Lights
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Call Number: DVD 2009-246
Description: The Wooster's Group's 1999 adaptation of Gertrude Stein's Doctor Faustus Lights the Lights and Joseph Mawra's B-movie classic, Olga's House of Shame.
Keywords: Elizabeth LeCompte; Experimental

Iceman Cometh
Series Title: 1960
Call Number: DVD 2014-62
Description: Film version of Eugene O'Neill play which centers around drunks and whores who have found sanctuary in a saloon.
Keywords: Sidney Lumet

Illusion Comique
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Call Number: DVD 2014-33
Description: Adapted from Pierre Corneille's play. Alcandre is now a hotel concierge and house detective who uses the in-house surveillance cameras to show a worried father the whereabouts of his son. Region 2 DVD with no subtitles.
Keywords: Comedy; Mathieu Amalric

Krapp's Last Tape/ What Where/ Footfalls/ Come and Go/ Act Without Words I
Series Title: Beckett on Film: 19 films x 19 directors
Call Number: DVD 2005-64 Disc 2
Description: 19 film adaptations of plays by Samuel Beckett; Disc 2.
Keywords: Samuel Beckett

Laurence Olivier Presents
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Call Number: DVD 2008-38
Description: Six works by great 20th century playwrights: “Cat on a hot tin roof”, Tennessee Williams; “Hindle wakes”, Stanley Houghton; “Come back, little Sheba”, William Inge; “Saturday, Sunday, Monday”, Eduardo de Filippo; and “Ebony tower”, John Fowles.
Keywords: Williams; Houghton; Inge; Fillip; Fowles

Le Jeu de L'Amour et du Hasard
Series Title: Collection Comedie-Francaise - 1976
Call Number: DVD 2014-27
Description: Romantic comedy by Marivaux.
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Mariage de Figaro
Series Title: Collection Comedie-Francaise - 1977
Call Number: DVD 2014-24
Description: Alain Pralon, Jacques Toja, Paule Noëlle, Denise Gence. No subtitles.
Keywords: Beaumarchais

Millionairess
Series Title: Classics: The Shaw Collection
Call Number: DVD 2007-2 v.6
Description: Maggie Smith stars in Shaw's farce that reveals the relations between class, capital, power and labor; with Tom Baker.
Keywords: Comedy-Drama; Bernard Shaw

Miss Julie
Series Title: 1999
Call Number: DVD 2005-71
Description: Film version of the play by August Strindberg; starring Saffron Burrows, Peter Mullan, Maria Doyle Kennedy.
Keywords: August Strindberg

Moliere la Collection
Series Title:
Call Number: DVD 2010-89
Description: Seventeen of Moli
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Mrs. Warren's Profession
Series Title: Classics: The Shaw Collection
Call Number: DVD 2007-2 v.3
Description: A young woman discovers her mother's past careers as a prostitute and madam; starring Coral Browne and Penelope Wilton.
Keywords: Comedy-Drama; Bernard Shaw

Oscar Wilde's The Importance of Being Ernest
Series Title: 1952
Call Number: DVD 2013-226
Description: Comedic story of a lovestruck suitor whose fiancee can only love a man named Ernest.
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Pygmalion
Series Title: Classics: The Shaw Collection
Call Number: DVD 2007-2 v.4
Description: Lynn Redgrave stars as Eliza Dolittle in this story of the complexities of human relationships in a social world.
Keywords: Comedy-Drama; Bernard Shaw

Shakuntala: A Play
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Call Number: DVD 2009-29
Description: Ka lida sa's play produced in classic Na t yas a stra style with authentic music dance costumes makeup and mudras.
Keywords: Kalidasa

Streetcar Named Desire
Series Title: 1951
Call Number: DVD 2014-59
Description: Blanche DuBois arrives unexpectedly at the New Orleans home of her pregnant sister.
Keywords: Marlon Brando; Tennessee Williams

The Schoool for Scandal
Series Title: 1975
Call Number: DVD 2012-88
Description: Satire of the estravagance and corruption within London society.
Keywords: Richard Sherican

Vagina Monologues
Series Title: 2010
Call Number: DVD 2013-64
Description: Eve Ensler's performances of monologues from her one-woman show interspersed with the artist's comments on the creation of each monologue and documentary-style footage of interviews with a variety of women.
Keywords: Women; Sexual Abuse

Waiting for Godot/ Not I/ Rough for Theatre I/ Ohio Impromptu
Series Title: Beckett on Film: 19 films x 19 directors
Call Number: DVD 2005-64 Disc 1
Description: 19 film adaptations of plays by Samuel Beckett; Disc 1 includes a documentary
Keywords: Samuel Beckett