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6 edition of Our town. found in the catalog.

Our town.

Thornton Wilder

Our town.

by Thornton Wilder

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Published by Avon Books in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

A Bard Book.

Classifications
LC ClassificationsPS3545.I34 O9
The Physical Object
Pagination143 p.
Number of Pages143
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21491116M
ISBN 100380420511

Welcome to the LitCharts study guide on Thornton Wilder's Our Town. Created by the original team behind SparkNotes, LitCharts are the world's best literature guides. The play is firmly set in the beginning of the twentieth century. The play does not involve any major historical events, though the. We Love Our Town (Paperback) by DISCOVERY KIDZ and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at maisonneuve-group.com

Our Town is a American drama romance film adaptation of a play of the same name by Thornton Wilder starring Martha Scott as Emily Webb, and William Holden as George Gibbs. The cast also included Fay Bainter, Beulah Bondi, Thomas Mitchell, Guy Kibbee and Frank maisonneuve-group.com by: Aaron Copland. Nov 03,  · Our Town was first produced and published in to wide acclaim. This Pulitzer Prize-winning drama of life in the town of Grovers Corners, an allegorical representation of all life, has become a %(K).

Our Town is a three-act play. The acts are not given titles. The narrator, who is called the Stage Manager, tells the audience that "The First Act shows a day in our town." So it might be said that. Nov 04,  · The priest's confession: What the Catholic bishops knew - The Fifth Estate - Duration: The Fifth Estate Recommended for you. New.


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Act I, which Wilder calls "Daily Life," is a re-creation of the normal daily activities found in a small New Hampshire town. The act opens with the appearance of the Stage Manager, who speaks directly to the audience. He tells where all of the main buildings of the town are located and gives pertinent facts about Grover's Corners.

Since its debut inThornton Wilder’s "Our Town" has been embraced as an American classic on the maisonneuve-group.com play is simple enough to be studied by middle school students, yet rich enough in meaning to warrant continual productions on Broadway and in community theaters throughout the nation.

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