Man and Superman by Shaw

This lesson provides a summary of George Bernard Shaw's famous play 'Man and Superman,' which explores traditional gender roles and romance. You'll learn about its characters and take an analytical look into the playwright's mind. The highly respectable Roebuck Ramsden, distinguished in age with gray hair and the designer duds of the early 1900s, finds himself in a predicament when his old friend Mr. Whitefield dies. Mr. Ramsden, along with the hotshot young Mr. John 'Jack' Tanner, is charged with the care of Mr.

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Romeo and Juliet: The Greatest Ballet Score Ever Written

Romeo and Juliet is a ballet by Sergei Prokofiev based on Shakespeare's tragic love story. It is one of the most popular renditions of the production. Prokofiev composed the music in 1935 or 1936 for the Kirov Ballet. The incredible ballet score has inspired many great choreographers to try their hand at Shakespeare's story.  Plot Summary of Romeo and JulietThe ballet begins with feuding between the Capulets and the Montagues. Wearing a disguise, Romeo Montague crashes a party at the Capulet house, where he meets Juliet Capulet. He instantly falls in love with her.

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A Monster Calls Summary

13-year-old Conor O'Malley's mom (or "mum," as the Brits say), is dying of cancer, and Conor's having nightmares. In his recurring dream—SPOILER ALERT!—a terrifying monster tries to pull his mother down into a pit, and Conor's at the edge trying to hang onto her hands. Not that we know this at the beginning. This dream is, in fact, the thing we wait the whole book to find out. Every time Conor has the dream, he wakes up at exactly seven minutes past midnight. So when he wakes up one night and there's an actual monster outside his bedroom window, you'd think he'd be terrified.

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No Good Deed (2014) - IMDb

2 wins & 2 nominations. See more awards » Edit A lonely mother, invites a handsome car accident victim into her home. Desperate for a little attention, she doesn't realize she's entertaining a sociopathic, yet charming escape convict. In one terrorizing night her life completely changes as she fight for her own life and the life of her children in No Good Deed. Written by AnonymousPlot Summary|Plot Synopsis Taglines: First he gets into your house. Then he gets into your head. Motion Picture Rating (MPAA) Rated PG-13 for sequences of violence, menace, terror, and for language | See all certifications » Parents Guide: View content advisory »Edit Official Facebook|Official site|See more »Release Date: 12 September 2014 (USA) See more » Also Known As: Double trahison See more » Budget: $13,200,000(estimated)Opening Weekend: $24,250,283 (USA)(12 September 2014)Gross: $52,543,632(USA) (31 October 2014)See more » Production Co: Screen Gems, Will Packer Productions See more » Show detailed company contact information on IMDbPro »Runtime: 84 min SDDS |Datasat |Dolby DigitalAspect Ratio: 2.

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Once On This Island Jr.

Tots Production (Performed by ages 5-8 year olds) Two Acts, Book Musical, Rated G Book by Lynn Ahrens Lyrics by Lynn Ahrens Music by Stephen Flaherty Based on My Love, My Love by Rosa Guy Buy Your Tickets Now. . ! Cast List Quick Review Show Dates Production Staff Youtube Links Character Breakdowns And more. . . . If all the available online tickets have been sold, please contact us directly on the main All About Theatre phoneline: (831) 345-6340, or come 30 minutes prio to showtime to purchase tickets at the door. For directions on venue details please call the Louden Nelson Center (831) 420-6177.

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Eighty Days Amber (Eighty Days : Companion, #1)

Critique complète sur le blog L’histoire :Luba quitte son Ukraine natale pour s’installer à Manhattan, où elle devient serveuse dans un café. Elle y rencontre Chey, un homme louche, soi-disant négociant en ambre qui disparaît mystérieusement et réapparaît quand ça lui chante. Chey cache des revolvers dans ses tiroirs de bureaux, mais possède, romance érotique oblige, l’avantage non négligeable d’être le coup du siècle. Il s’éclipse une fois de trop et Luba fait ses valises et devient danseuse d Critique complète sur le blog L’histoire :Luba quitte son Ukraine natale pour s’installer à Manhattan, où elle devient serveuse dans un café.

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Sisters (2015) - IMDb

4 nominations. See more awards » Learn moreEdit Sisters Kate and Maura Ellis are summoned home to clean out their childhood bedroom before their parents sell the family house, much to their dismay. Looking to recapture their glory days, they throw one final high-school-style party for their classmates, which turns into the cathartic rager that a bunch a ground-down adults really need. Plot Summary|Plot Synopsis Taglines: They don't get any closer than this See more » Motion Picture Rating (MPAA) Rated R for crude sexual content and language throughout, and for drug use | See all certifications » Parents Guide: View content advisory »Edit Release Date: 18 December 2015 (USA) See more » Also Known As: The Nest See more » Dix Hills, Long Island, New York, USA See more »Budget: $30,000,000(estimated)Opening Weekend: $13,922,855 (USA)(18 December 2015)Gross: $87,028,670(USA) (4 March 2016)See more » Production Co: Little Stranger See more » Show detailed company contact information on IMDbPro »Runtime: 118 min Datasat |SDDS |Dolby DigitalAspect Ratio: 2.

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Introduction & Overview of Crimes of the Heart

Beth Henley completedCrimes of the Heart,her tragic comedy about three sisters surviving crisis after crisis in a small Mississippi town, in 1978. She submitted it to several regional theatres for consideration without success. Unknown to her, however, a friend had entered it in the well-known Great American Play Contest of the Actors' Theatre of Louisville. The play was chosen as co-winner for 1977-78 and performed in February, 1979, at the company's annual festival of New American Plays. The production was extremely well-received, and the play was picked up by numerous regional theatres for their 1979-81 seasons.

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The Amityville Horror (2005) - Plot Summary - IMDb

In December 1975, George and Kathy Lutz along with their three children move into an elegant Long Island house. What they don't know is that the house was the site of a horrific mass murder a year before. They decide to keep the house and attempt to keep the horror in the past, but are now haunted by a murderous presence. This is until, George starts to behave weirdly and their daughter, Chelsea starts to see people. What follows is 28 days of sheer, unbridled terror for the family with demonic visions of the dead. Based on the true story of George and Kathy Lutz, The Amityville Horror remains one of the most horrifying haunted house stories ever told - because it actually happened.

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How Louder than Bombs dares to discuss some of our stickiest relationships | David Thomson

A young father, Jonah, looks at his newborn baby. Fingers over 20 years apart in age come together. His wife, Amy, watches him, more than she looks at their child. Has she pleased him with this baby? Why is it that quite soon Jonah will tell his brother he’s sure Amy is going to leave him? There is an uncanny uneasiness in this happy moment. The fraught tone of an unusual film is being offered. Amy is hungry. Jonah says he will search in the night-time hospital for food. As he enquires, he finds a woman he has loved before, Erin. She is at the hospital for her mother who isn’t even 60 yet.

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