A Study Guide for Peter Shaffer s Equus

This concise study guide includes plot summary; character analysis; author biography; study questions; historical context; suggestions for further reading; and much more.

A Study Guide for Peter Shaffer s  Equus

Author: Gale, Cengage Learning

Publisher: Gale, Cengage Learning

ISBN: 1410345327

Page: 23

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A Study Guide for Peter Shaffer's "Equus," excerpted from Gale's acclaimed Drama For Students. This concise study guide includes plot summary; character analysis; author biography; study questions; historical context; suggestions for further reading; and much more. For any literature project, trust Drama For Students for all of your research needs.

A Study Guide for Peter Shaffer s Amadeus

This concise study guide includes plot summary; character analysis; author biography; study questions; historical context; suggestions for further reading; and much more.

A Study Guide for Peter Shaffer s  Amadeus

Author: Gale, Cengage Learning

Publisher: Gale, Cengage Learning

ISBN: 1410339688

Page: 32

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A Study Guide for Peter Shaffer's "Amadeus," excerpted from Gale's acclaimed Drama For Students. This concise study guide includes plot summary; character analysis; author biography; study questions; historical context; suggestions for further reading; and much more. For any literature project, trust Drama For Students for all of your research needs.

A Study Guide for Joe Orton s Entertaining Mr Sloane

Gale, Cengage Learning. this time “held throughout” (as quoted by Lahr). Though
the ... Afraid of Virginia Woolf?), Tennessee Williams (Cat on a Hot Tin Roof), and
Peter Shaffer (Equus). The reviews for the American debut, however, were ...

A Study Guide for Joe Orton s  Entertaining Mr  Sloane

Author: Gale, Cengage Learning

Publisher: Gale, Cengage Learning

ISBN: 1410345300

Page: 22

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A Study Guide for Joe Orton's "Entertaining Mr. Sloane," excerpted from Gale's acclaimed Drama For Students. This concise study guide includes plot summary; character analysis; author biography; study questions; historical context; suggestions for further reading; and much more. For any literature project, trust Drama For Students for all of your research needs.

Englisches Theater der Gegenwart

30 Rüdiger Imhof , " Realität als Spiel - Material im englischen Drama der
Gegenwart " , in : Heinz Kosok ( Hrsg . ) ... 39 Benutzte Ausgabe , auf die sich
auch die folgenden Angaben beziehen : Peter Shaffer , Equus , Longman Study
Texts ...

Englisches Theater der Gegenwart

Author: Klaus Peter Müller

Publisher: Gunter Narr Verlag

ISBN: 9783823340300

Page: 544

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Forum modernes Theater

7 Vgl . Lothar Czerny , “ Peter Shaffer : Equus " , Englische Literatur der
Gegenwart 1971 - 1975 , ed . Rainer ... Dennis A . Klein , Peter and Anthony
Shaffer : A Reference Guide , Boston 1982 ; Eberle Thomas , Peter Shaffer : An
Annotated ...

Forum modernes Theater

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File on Shaffer

Joan F . Dean , ' Peter Shaffer ' s Recurrent Character Type ' , Modern Drama ,
XXI ( Sept . 1978 ) , p . ... Dennis A . Klein , ' Literary Onomastics in Peter Shaffer '
s Shrivings and Equus ' , Literary Onomastics Studies , VII ( 1980 ) , p . 127 - 38 .
... 197 - 206 . Dennis A . Klein , Peter and Anthony Shaffer : a Reference Guide .

File on Shaffer

Author: Virginia Cooke

Publisher: Heinemann Educational Books

ISBN:

Page: 88

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Masterplots II Lie Ser

Sources for Further Study Cooke , Virginia , and Malcolm Page . File on ... Klein ,
Dennis A. Peter and Anthony Shaffer : A Reference Guide . Boston ... God -
Hunting : The Chaos of Worship in Peter Shaffer's Equus and Royal Hunt of the
Sun.

Masterplots II  Lie Ser

Author: Christian Hollis Moe

Publisher: Salem PressInc

ISBN: 9781587651199

Page: 465

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Contains over 70 new plays never before covered in a Masterplots series, from previously missed classics to contemporary award winners. Each article lists principal characters, describes the play, and analyzes themes and meanings, dramatic devices, and critical content.

The English Quarterly

The best example of this transformation in recent years is Peter Shaffer ' s Equus
- a study of a boy ' s distorted psyche . In this play , Shaffer attempts to portray the
development of a truly passionate belief and , though this belief is warped and
brings ... the printed page , but in performance the play becomes a highly
theatrical spectacle , one in which serious philosophical questions are treated
farcically .

The English Quarterly

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Peter Shaffer

James R . Stacy ' s trail - blazing study from the mid - seventies , “ The Sun and
the Horse : Peter Shaffer ' s Search for ... dominated Shaffer ' s first major
successes ( namely , The Royal Hunt of the Sun and Equus ) , noting that Shaffer
ends up ...

Peter Shaffer

Author: C. J. Gianakaris

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

ISBN:

Page: 179

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Masterplots

All these questions , which are spiritual questions at their center , are posed by
Equus . ... Peter Shaffer . Boston : Twayne , 1979. One of three book - length
studies of Shaffer's work , this one begins with a chapter of biography before it
moves ...

Masterplots

Author: Frank Northen Magill

Publisher:

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Page: 389

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The Ivan R Dee Guide to Plays and Playwrights

... grotesquely combines both music and history in its study misshapen John
Merrick , labelled the of the composer Peter ... of Manet's painting Déjeuner TRY
THESE : sur l'herbe with Manet supposed to be out * PETER SHAFFER's Equus
for ...

The Ivan R  Dee Guide to Plays and Playwrights

Author: Trevor R. Griffiths

Publisher: Ivan R Dee

ISBN:

Page: 424

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Here is the most useful and comprehensive reference book for contemporary theatre now available.

The Crown Guide to the World s Great Plays from Ancient Greece to Modern Times

EQUUS Peter Shaffer With striking theatrical effect the horses in Equus dominate
the stage and vivify the story . With heads outlined in wire , and ... We learn these
earlier events as the psychiatrist probes . The psychiatrist who is treating the ...

The Crown Guide to the World s Great Plays  from Ancient Greece to Modern Times

Author: Joseph Twadell Shipley

Publisher: Crown

ISBN:

Page: 866

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From the classics of ancient Greece to the best of modern American theater, this guide provides a plot synopsis, stage history, cast listing, analysis, and critical opinions for each of 750 outstanding plays