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Arthur Miller Plays List

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List of Arthur Miller plays with descriptions, including any musicals by Arthur Miller, playwright. This Arthur Miller plays list includes promotional photos when available, as well as information about co-writers and Arthur Miller characters. This list of plays by Arthur Miller is listed alphabetically and includes art of the play's posters when available. A factual list, featuring items like The Crucible and Death of a Salesman. What plays did Arthur Miller write? All these, one-acts, musicals, or full-length plays are by Arthur Miller and can help you decide, "What are the best Arthur Miller plays?" {#nodes}
  • A Memory of Two Mondays is a 1971 film directed by Paul Bogart....  more
    • Authors / Creators: Arthur Miller
  • A Memory of Two Mondays

    A Memory of Two Mondays is a one-act play by Arthur Miller. Based on Miller's own experiences, the play focuses on a group of desperate workers earning their livings in a Brooklyn automobile parts warehouse during the Great Depression in the 1930s, a time of 25 percent unemployment in the United States. Concentrating more on character than plot, it explores the dreams of a young man yearning for a college education in the midst of people stumbling through the workday in a haze of hopelessness and despondency. Three of the characters in the story have severe problems with alcoholism. Paired with the original one-act version of A View from the Bridge, the first Broadway production, directed...  more
    • Authors / Creators: Arthur Miller
  • A View from the Bridge is a play by American playwright Arthur Miller, first staged on September 29, 1955 as a one-act verse drama with A Memory of Two Mondays at the Coronet Theatre on Broadway. The play was unsuccessful and Miller subsequently revised the play to contain two acts; this version is the one with which audiences are most familiar today. The two-act version premièred in the New Watergate theatre club in London's West End under the direction of Peter Brook on October 11, 1956. The play is set in 1950s America, in an Italian American neighborhood near the Brooklyn Bridge in New York. It employs a chorus and narrator in the character of Alfieri. Eddie, the tragic protagonist, has...  more
    • Authors / Creators: Arthur Miller
    • Characters: Eddie Carbone, Beatrice Carbone, Catherine, Rodolpho, Alfieri
  • After the Fall

    After the Fall is a play by the American dramatist Arthur Miller. The original performance opened in New York City on January 23, 1964, directed by Elia Kazan and starring Barbara Loden and Jason Robards, Jr., along with Ralph Meeker and an early appearance by Faye Dunaway. Kazan also collaborated with Miller on the script. It is one of Miller's most personal plays, a thinly veiled personal critique centered on Miller's recently failed marriage to Marilyn Monroe. According to Sarah Bradford in her biography America's Queen: The Life of Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis, “Jackie, who had admired Arthur Miller enough to seat him at her table at the Malraux dinner, turned on him for his betrayal of...  more
    • Authors / Creators: Arthur Miller