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The Resource Multicultural theatre : scenes and monologs from new Hispanic, Asian, and African-American plays, edited by Roger Ellis

Multicultural theatre : scenes and monologs from new Hispanic, Asian, and African-American plays, edited by Roger Ellis

Label
Multicultural theatre : scenes and monologs from new Hispanic, Asian, and African-American plays
Title
Multicultural theatre
Title remainder
scenes and monologs from new Hispanic, Asian, and African-American plays
Statement of responsibility
edited by Roger Ellis
Title variation
Scenes and monologs from new Hispanic, Asian, and African-American plays
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In our media-saturated society, multicultural writers have discovered the stage as their medium of choice. These scenes and monologs by new writers of the multicultural experience are certain to inspire actors and directors. Playwrights include: Akuyoe, Alvarez, Bedonna, Barroga, Brody, N. Cruz, M. Cruz, Corthron, Field, Gonzalez S., Gotanda, A. Gray, Hazzard, Hairston, Huie, Kearns, C.W. Lewis, Lott, Lyles, Mellencamp, Morse, Nord, Osborne, Shiomi, Svich, C. Smith and Karen Tei Yamashita. The scene selections offer unusually challenging characterizations for virtually any actor or acting student. All selections are for one or two actors. An excellent collection for expressing cultural diversity while offering an expanding range of new material
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
812/.5408
Index
no index present
LC call number
PN2080
LC item number
.M88 1996
Literary form
non fiction
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1943 May 18-
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Ellis, Roger
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  • Acting
  • Monologues
  • Dialogues
  • Minorities
  • American drama
  • American drama
  • Acting
  • American drama
  • American drama
  • Dialogues
  • Minorities
  • Monologues
  • United States
  • Acting
  • American drama
  • Dialogues
  • Minorities
  • Monologues
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Multicultural theatre : scenes and monologs from new Hispanic, Asian, and African-American plays, edited by Roger Ellis
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Baby Jesus / Issac Bedonna -- Alchemy of desire; dead man's blues / Caridad Svich -- Boxcar / Silvia Gonzalez S. -- Eddie "Mundo" Edmundo / Lynne Alvarez -- Latins in la-la land / Migdalia Cruz -- Talk-story / Jeannie Barroga -- Two friends : dos amigos / Paul Morse -- Alchemy of desire; dead man's blues / Caridad Svich -- Graffiti / Nilo Cruz -- Telling tales / Migdalia Cruz -- Gleaning; rebusca / Caridad Svich -- The migrant farmworker's son / Silvia Gonzalez S. -- Wipe that smile / Kay M. Osborne -- Downpayments / Tracee Lyles -- Live from the edge of oblivion / Jerome D. Hairston -- Cage rhythm / Kia Corthron -- Mijo / Michael Kearns -- Stop and think / Karmyn Lott -- An asian jockey in our midst / Carter W. Lewis -- Tomorrow = X2 / Myrtle Nord -- Downpayments / Tracee Lyles -- My girlish days / Karen L.B. Evans -- Off the ice / Barbara Field -- Spirit awakening / Akuyoe -- Five scenes from life / Alan Brody -- Jelly belly / Charles Smith -- Struggling truths / Peter Mellencamp -- Columbus park / Karen Huie
  • (cont.) The ballad of Yachiyo / Philip Kan Gotanda -- Yellow fever / Rick A. Shiomi -- Struggling truths / Peter Mellencamp -- Baby Jesus / Issac Bedonna -- Songs of harmony / Karen Huie -- Tokyo Carmen versus L.A. Carmen / Karen Tei Yamashita -- Seer from Saigon / Elaine Meredith Hazzard -- Yankee dawg you die / Philip Kan Gotanda -- How I got that story / Amlin Gray
Control code
ocm34798134
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
219 pages
Isbn
9781566080262
Lccn
96022150
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o34798134
  • (OCoLC)34798134
Label
Multicultural theatre : scenes and monologs from new Hispanic, Asian, and African-American plays, edited by Roger Ellis
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Baby Jesus / Issac Bedonna -- Alchemy of desire; dead man's blues / Caridad Svich -- Boxcar / Silvia Gonzalez S. -- Eddie "Mundo" Edmundo / Lynne Alvarez -- Latins in la-la land / Migdalia Cruz -- Talk-story / Jeannie Barroga -- Two friends : dos amigos / Paul Morse -- Alchemy of desire; dead man's blues / Caridad Svich -- Graffiti / Nilo Cruz -- Telling tales / Migdalia Cruz -- Gleaning; rebusca / Caridad Svich -- The migrant farmworker's son / Silvia Gonzalez S. -- Wipe that smile / Kay M. Osborne -- Downpayments / Tracee Lyles -- Live from the edge of oblivion / Jerome D. Hairston -- Cage rhythm / Kia Corthron -- Mijo / Michael Kearns -- Stop and think / Karmyn Lott -- An asian jockey in our midst / Carter W. Lewis -- Tomorrow = X2 / Myrtle Nord -- Downpayments / Tracee Lyles -- My girlish days / Karen L.B. Evans -- Off the ice / Barbara Field -- Spirit awakening / Akuyoe -- Five scenes from life / Alan Brody -- Jelly belly / Charles Smith -- Struggling truths / Peter Mellencamp -- Columbus park / Karen Huie
  • (cont.) The ballad of Yachiyo / Philip Kan Gotanda -- Yellow fever / Rick A. Shiomi -- Struggling truths / Peter Mellencamp -- Baby Jesus / Issac Bedonna -- Songs of harmony / Karen Huie -- Tokyo Carmen versus L.A. Carmen / Karen Tei Yamashita -- Seer from Saigon / Elaine Meredith Hazzard -- Yankee dawg you die / Philip Kan Gotanda -- How I got that story / Amlin Gray
Control code
ocm34798134
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
219 pages
Isbn
9781566080262
Lccn
96022150
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o34798134
  • (OCoLC)34798134

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