Beckett on ice
Tags:samuel beckett, beckett, on ice, ice, ice skate, ice skating, ice skates, skate, skating, skates, play, plays, theatre, theatres, drama, dramas, rink, ice rink, ice skating rink, rinks, ice rinks, ice skating rinks, combine, combining, contrast, contrasting, absurd, theatre of the absurd, theater, theaters
"O'Brien, here, has written us a new play."
"For God's sake, think! Why is he being so nice to you?"
Cat and Mice
Tags:audience participation, fourth wall, 4th wall, break the fourth wall, breaking the fourth wall, break the 4th wall, breaking the 4th wall, avant-garde, theater, theaters, theatre, theatres, performer, performers, performance, performances, live performance, live performances, actor, actors, acting, improv, improvise, improvises, improvisation, improvisations, shakespeare, play, plays, playwright, playwrights, stage, stages, audience, audiences
"Recess is over, Your Honor."
"I find it comforting to have Off-Broadway plays in the background."
"Jason, I'd like to let you play, but soccer is a girls' game."
"Me? I'm just here for the babes."
Tags:opera, operas, operetta, operettas, musical, musicals, toy soldier, toy soldiers, babes in toyland, toyland, babe, babes, toy, toys, double meaning, double meanings, christmas, christmas movie, christmas movies, christmas film, christmas films, motivate, motivates, motivation, motivations, motivating, entrance, entrances, play, plays, playhouse, playhouses, theatre, theatres, theater, theaters
Hamlet: An Early Draft
"Can Eddie come out and throw his goddam back out?"
Tags:throw your back out, throwing your back out, grow old, grows old, growing old, age, ages, aging, ageing, playdate, playdates, play date, play dates, friend, friends, friendship, friendships, play, plays, playing, back problem, back problems, back spasm, back spasms, health problem, health problems, spine, spines
"Let's play health care!"
Tags:health care, health-care, health plan, health-plan, healthcare plan, health care plan, healthcare plans, health care plans, health-care plans, health-care plan, health insurance, insurance, insurances, precocious, health care coverage, health-care coverage, children, child, kid, kids, playing, plays, playing doctor, realistic, not childish
Man opens his medicine cabinet to find two pill bottles with ancient Greek comedy and tragedy masks on them
Tags:drug, pharmaceuticals, pharmaceutical, medicine, medicines, meds, prescription, prescriptions, prescribed, medical, drug abuse, medicine abuse, prescription abuse, pharmaceutical abuse, addiction, addict, addicts, healthcare, health care, antidepressant, antidepressants, pill, pills, happy pills, sad pills, tragedy, tragedies, comedy, comedies, greek, greece, drama, dramas, play, plays, theatre, theatres, theater, theaters, melpomene, thalia, ancient, ancient greece, history, historical
"By the time I develop a true understanding of sand, I'll probably be forced into some sort of organized sports."
"For the last time - you and your horsie get away from me and stay away!"
Tags:horse, horses, horse ride, horse rides, horse around, horses around, horsing around, bar, bartender, bartenders, bar fly, bar flies, barfly, mess around, messing around, play, plays, playing, immature, immaturity, warn, warns, warning, warnings, drinker, drinkers, drinking, bar fight, bar fights, fight, fights, fighting, brawl, brawls, brawling
"No wonder we could get tickets."
Tags:theater, theaters, theatre, theatres, stage, stages, auditorium, auditoriums, play, plays, show, shows, performance, performances, audience, entertainment, death, funeral, funerals, memorial, memorials, wake, wakes, casket, caskets, coffin, coffins, mourning, mourner, mourners, grief, grieving, widow, widows, crying, ticket, tickets, bad play, bad plays, bad performance, bad performances, acting, actor, actors, actress, actresses, good acting, good actor, good actors, good actress, good actress, realistic
"Just when you're about to lose faith in humanity, you see Shakespeare in the Park."
Tags:shakespeare, william shakespeare, shakespeare in the park, actor, actors, actress, actresses, acting, play, plays, playwright, playwrights, theater, theaters, theatre, theatres, tragedy, tragedies, comedy, comedies, faith in humanity, restore, restores, restoring, irony, ironies, shakespeare buff, shakespeare buffs, erudite, the arts, human nature
"I was Mrs. Webb in my high-school production of 'Our Town.' Who were you?"
Waiting For Godot And The Cable Guy
Tags:literature, literary, lit, lit major, lit majors, minimalism, minimalist, books, book lover, book, book lovers, bookish, book worm, book worms, reference, references, cultural, culture, cultural reference, cultural references, cable, cable guy, existentialism, existential, nihilism, nihilistic, tv, television, cable installation, installation, beckett, samuel beckett, waiting for godot, godot, cable guy, eternity, long wait, waiting room, waiting, waits, didi, tragicomedy, theater, theatre, play, plays, playwright, theatrical, stage, stages, show, shows
"Fetch it yourself."
"I want to report a dénouement."
Tags:denouement, denouements, murder mystery, murder mysteries, detective story, detective stories, murder, murders, murderer, murderers, plot twist, plot twists, phoning the police, call the police, plot development, plot developments, resolution, resolutions, climax, story climax, plot climax, end result, end results, culmination, culminations, theater, play, plays, femme fatale
Shakespeare in the Way
"So you're depressed. Everybody's depressed—some of us just handle it better than others."
Tags:tragedy, tragedies, comedy, comedies, greek, greece, drama, dramas, play, plays, theatre, theatres, theater, theaters, melpomene, thalia, ancient, ancient greece, history, historical, smile, frown, sad, happy, emotion, emotions, feelings, mental health, depression, handle, handling, manage, managing, hide, hiding, mask, masks, emotional, problem, problems, psychology, psychological, entertainment
"Don't remind him it's Father's Day."
A writer working on a typewriter is wearing a shirt with William Shakespeare's face on it.