loading

1-866-598-8449

Customer Service available Mon - Fri 9am to 9pm EST Sat & Sun 1pm to 8pm EST

All That Fall and Other Plays for Radio and Screen - Radio Play

All That Fall and Other Plays for Radio and Screen

Samuel Beckett

Customer Rating: starstarstarstarstar (Rate this!)

Radio Play

11m or f

ISBN: 9780802151346

Brings together all of Beckett's dramatic writings for radio, television, and film, offering works which range from eloquent comic naturalism to an eviscerated and pared-down symbolism. This volume explores the resources and limits of the sound-stage.

More Information Below:

Description | Characters | Author | Reviews
$14.00
Krapp's Last Tape and Other Dramatic Pieces

This item is not in stock, but you aren't out of luck!

Let us know if you need it! We'll notify you once it is available.

Before adding items to your notifications list, please create an account or log-in.


Minimum Fee: $75 per performance


Description

Radio Play

FEATURES / CONTAINS

Exterior Set

This new edition brings together all of Beckett's dramatic writings for radio, television, and film, offering works which range from eloquent comic naturalism to an eviscerated and pared-down symbolism. Above all, Beckett found his unique uses for the radio-play, a medium 'for voices not bodies', compacted of speech, sound and silence - and the plays in this volume intently explore the resources and limits of the sound-stage. My father, back from the dead, to be with me. (Pause.) As if he hadn't died. (Pause.) No, simply back from the dead, to be with me, in this strange place. (Pause.) Can he hear me? (Pause.) Yes, he must hear me. (Pause.) To answer me? (Pause.) No, he doesn't answer me. (Pause.) Just be with me. (Pause.) That sound you hear is the sea. (Pause. Louder.) I say that sound you hear is the sea, we are sitting on the strand. (Pause.) I mention it because the sound is so strange, so unlike the sound of the sea, that if you didn't see what it was you wouldn't know what it was. (Pause.). Hooves!
In Krapp's Last Tape and Other Dramatic Pieces.
Produced by BBC radio.
Characters

CASTING

11m or f

Author
Samuel Beckett

Samuel Beckett

Samuel Beckett (1906-1989) is widely recognized as one of the greatest dramatists of the twentieth century. He was awarded the Nobel Prize for Literature in 1969. Mr. Beckett is most renowned for his play Waiting for Godot which launched his career in theatre. He then went on to write numerous successful full-length plays, including Endgame in 1957, Krapp’s Last Tape in 1958, and Happy Days in ... view full profile

Other Samuel Beckett titles:

Now Playing
Loading
Producer
City
State
Opening
Closing
Reviews

You May Also Like

See all