Essays Tagged: "drama critic"

Dorthy Parker's life and writings.

few months after she turned the age twenty-one. Around the 1920's she became New York's only female drama critic. In 1922 she wrote her first short story, "Such a Pretty Little Picture." In 1926 she l ...

(3 pages) 57 0 3.0 Apr/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > Authors

Documented essay on "A Doll's House"

cond, thought to be merely possessions, "marital chattel," (Archer 223), William Archer, a Scottish dramatist and drama critic of the London stage in the late nineteenth century. Torva ...

(2 pages) 63 1 3.7 May/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Playwright: Tom Stoppard

and thus not an original work.From September 1962 until April 1963, Stoppard worked in London as a drama critic for SCENE, writing reviews and interviews both under his name and under the pseudonym W ...

(3 pages) 20 0 0.0 Feb/2005

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Death Of A Salesman

ritic who, while working for The New York Times, once called Death of a Salesman "one of the finest dramas in the whole range of the American theater" (Corrigan, Pg. 94) and John Gassner saw it as "on ... an be stated that Miller's works command attention. Death of a Salesman won the Pulitzer Prize, the Drama Critic's Circle Award and many others when it opened in 1949. Symbolism, foreshadowing and con ...

(15 pages) 134 3 4.1 Jun/2005

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

The Life of Tommy Tune

va Mae Clark. Tommy Tune had an interest in dance and ballet as a youngster. He produced theatrical dramas and comedies in the family's garage. His interest in dance was crushed in high school when he ... ing for CareerTommy began tap dancing, acrobatics and ballet lessons at the age of 5. He majored in drama at the University of Texas and the University of Houston. Drama critic John Simon described hi ...

(6 pages) 2367 0 0.0 Apr/2009

Subjects: Art Essays > Performing Arts