Plays

Some articles on plays, play:

Noh - Roles
... In plays where the shite appears first as a human and then as a ghost, the first role is known as the maeshite and the later as the nochishite ... perform the aikyōgen (相狂言) interludes during plays ... Kyōgen actors also perform in separate plays between individual noh plays ...
Noh - Plays - Some Famous Plays
... For a more comprehensive list, see List of Noh plays (A–M) N–Z ... Plays with a separate article are listed here ...
List Of Recorder Players - Other Musicians Who Have Made Notable Use of The Recorder
... career in the band Fraternity Bruce Springsteen plays recorder on some of his tracks Dido studied recorder at the London Guildhall school of music and most famously plays it on the track Thank You from her debut ... Roy Wood from The Move would play recorder frequently on The Move's albums ... Manx Gaelic singer and folk artist plays the recorder in place of the more traditional tin whistle ...
Yoiko - Members
... Plays the boke ... in recent years due to his show Game Center CX, in which he plays through retro games ... Plays the tsukkomi ...
The Country Wife - Background
... Reflecting the atmosphere of the Court, these plays celebrate a lifestyle of sensual intrigue and conquest, especially conquest that served to humiliate ... with The Country Wife, greeted as the bawdiest and wittiest play yet seen on the English stage ... short playwriting career (1671–1676) he would borrow plotlines and techniques from French plays, particularly Molière ...

Famous quotes containing the word plays:

    If you want to see your plays performed the way you wrote them, become President.
    Václav Havel (b. 1936)

    The verbal poetical texture of Shakespeare is the greatest the world has known, and is immensely superior to the structure of his plays as plays. With Shakespeare it is the metaphor that is the thing, not the play.
    Vladimir Nabokov (1899–1977)

    Language makes it possible for a child to incorporate his parents’ verbal prohibitions, to make them part of himself....We don’t speak of a conscience yet in the child who is just acquiring language, but we can see very clearly how language plays an indispensable role in the formation of conscience. In fact, the moral achievement of man, the whole complex of factors that go into the organization of conscience is very largely based upon language.
    Selma H. Fraiberg (20th century)