What are plays?

Some articles on plays, play:

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 the husbands of the London middle classes and to avenge, in ... a sensation with The Country Wife, greeted as the bawdiest and wittiest play yet seen on the English stage ... plotlines and techniques from French plays, particularly Molière ...
List Of Recorder Players - Other Musicians Who Have Made Notable Use of The Recorder
... Bon Scott played recorder during his pre-AC/DC career in the band Fraternity Bruce Springsteen plays recorder on some of his tracks Dido studied recorder at the London ... 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 ...
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 ...
Yoiko - Members
... Plays the boke ... to his show Game Center CX, in which he plays through retro games ... Plays the tsukkomi ...
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 ... aikyōgen (相狂言) interludes during plays ... Kyōgen actors also perform in separate plays between individual noh plays ...

Famous quotes containing the word plays:

    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)

    He that plays the king shall be welcome.
    William Shakespeare (1564–1616)

    Self-interest speaks all sort of languages, and plays all sort of roles—even that of disinterest.
    François, Duc De La Rochefoucauld (1613–1680)