Tyler Junior College

Theatre/Musical Theatre

Play Reading List

Department of Theatre
Tyler Junior College

Dram 1330 Stagecraft
  • The Cherry Orchard – Anton Chekhov (Free Text) 
  • Of Mice and Men – John Steinbeck – Dramatists Play Service
  • No Exit – Jean Paul Sartre (Free Text)
  • Medea – Euripides (Free Text)
  • War Horse – Nick Stafford – Faber & Faber

Dram 1341 Stage Makeup
  • A Midsummer Night's Dream – William Shakespeare (Free Text)
  • The Children’s Hour – Lillian Hellman – Dramatists Play Service
  • Grapes of Wrath – Frank Galati – Dramatists Play Service
  • J.B. – Archibald MacLeish – Samuel French
  • Lower Depths – Maxim Gorky (Free Text)

Drama 1342 Introduction to Costume
Drama 1351 Acting One
  • Antigone – Anouilh – Samuel French
  • Awake and Sing – Clifford Odets (Broadway Theatre Archive edition) – bigwords.com
  • Picnic – Inge – Samuel French
  • The Good Woman of Setzuan – Brecht (Eric Bentley) – bigwords.com
  • Miss Julie – August Strindberg (Free Text)

Dram 1352 Acting Two
  • Who's Afraid of Virginia Wolfe – Edward Albee – Samuel French
  • Blood Wedding – Frederico Garcia Lorca
  • www.poetryintranslation.com/PITBR/Spanish/BloodWeddingActI.htm
  • www.poetryintranslation.com/PITBR/Spanish/BloodWeddingActII.htm
  • www.poetryintranslation.com/PITBR/Spanish/BloodWeddingActIII.htm
  • All My Sons – Arthur Miller – Dramatists Play Service    
  • Summer and Smoke – Tennessee Williams – Dramatist Play Service
  • A Lie of the Mind – Sam Shepard – Dramatists Play Service

Dram 2331 Stagecraft 2
  • Bobrauschenbergamerica – Charles Mee (Free Text)
  • Pericles, Prince of Tyre – Shakespeare (Free Text)
  • A Doll’s House – Henrik Ibsen (Free Text)
  • Woyzeck – Georg Buchner – translated by Eric Bentley – Samuel French
  • The 39 Steps – Patrick Barlow – Samuel French

Dram 2336 Stage Speech
  • Pygmalion – George Bernard Shaw (Free online)
  • Rashomon – Fay and Michael Kanin (Free Text)
  • A Streetcar Named Desire – Tennessee Williams – Dramatists Play Service
  • Watch on the Rhine – Lillian Hellman (Free online)
  • Doubt – John Patrick Shanley – Dramatists Play Service

Drama 2361 Theatre History I

Drama 2362 Theatre History II
  • Tartuffe – Moliere (Free text)
  • She Stoops To Conquer – Oliver Goldsmith (Free text)
  • Cyrano de Bergerac – Edmond Rostand (Free text)
  • Ghosts – Henrik Ibsen (Free text)
  • The Birthday Party – Harold Pinter – Dramatists Play Service