Musicals / Plays Edward Albee Plays List

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List of Edward Albee plays with descriptions, including any musicals by Edward Albee, playwright. This Edward Albee plays list includes promotional photos when available, as well as information about co-writers and Edward Albee characters. This list of plays by Edward Albee is listed alphabetically and includes art of the play's posters when available. The Zoo Story and Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf? are included in this list. What plays did Edward Albee write? All these, one-acts, musicals, or full-length plays are by Edward Albee and can help you decide, "What are the best Edward Albee plays?" (15 items)

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A Delicate Balance is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Edward Albee Plays List
Edward Albee A Delicate Balance is a play by Edward Albee. It premiered in 1966 and won the Pulitzer Prize for Drama in 1967, the first of three he received for his work. The uneasy existence of ...more

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Edward Albee's At Home at the ... is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Edward Albee Plays List
Edward Albee's At Home at the Zoo Edward Albee Edward Albee's At Home at the Zoo is a play by Edward Albee which adds a first act to his 1959 play The Zoo Story. This first act, also called Homelife, revolves around the marriage of Peter and ...more

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Marriage Play is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Edward Albee Plays List
Marriage Play Edward Albee Marriage Play is a drama for two actors by Edward Albee. The play opens with a blow. Jack informs his wife that, after thirty years of marriage, he intends to leave. Gillian does not react as he ...more

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Seascape is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Edward Albee Plays List
Edward Albee Seascape is a play by American playwright Edward Albee. Directed by Albee himself, the production opened on Broadway on January 26, 1975, at the Sam S. Shubert Theatre, starring Deborah Kerr, ...more

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The American Dream is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Edward Albee Plays List
The American Dream Edward Albee The American Dream is an early, one-act play by American playwright Edward Albee. It was first staged 24 January 1961 at the York Playhouse in New York City. The play, a satire on American ...more

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The Ballad of the Sad Café is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Edward Albee Plays List
The Ballad of the Sad Café Edward Albee The Ballad of the Sad Café is a play written by Edward Albee.

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The Death of Bessie Smith is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Edward Albee Plays List
The Death of Bessie Smith Edward Albee The Death of Bessie Smith is a one-act play by American playwright Edward Albee, written in 1959 and premiered in West Berlin the following year. The play consists of a series of conversations ...more

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The Goat, or Who Is Sylvia? is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Edward Albee Plays List
Edward Albee The Goat, or Who Is Sylvia?, a one-act play written by Edward Albee, premiered on Broadway at the John Golden Theatre on 10 March 2002 where it ran for 309 performances. The European Premiere ...more

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The Lady from Dubuque is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Edward Albee Plays List
The Lady from Dubuque Edward Albee The Lady from Dubuque, a play by Edward Albee, opened on Broadway at the Morosco Theatre on January 31, 1980. It closed there after a mere 12 performances. It was revived for a one-month run in ...more

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The Play About the Baby is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Edward Albee Plays List
The Play About the Baby Edward Albee The Play About the Baby is a play by Edward Albee. It was first performed in 1998 by the Almeida Theatre Company in Malvern, Worcestershire, directed by Howard Davies. The American premiere was ...more

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The Sandbox is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Edward Albee Plays List
The Sandbox Edward Albee The Sandbox is a one-act play written by Edward Albee in 1959. The first performance of this play was April 15, 1960 in the Jazz Gallery in New York City. The play is approximately 15 minutes ...more

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The Zoo Story is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Edward Albee Plays List
Edward Albee The Zoo Story, originally titled Peter and Jerry, is a one-act play by American playwright Edward Albee. His first play, it was written in 1958 and completed in just three weeks. The play ...more

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Three Tall Women is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Edward Albee Plays List
Edward Albee Three Tall Women is a play by Edward Albee, which won the 1994 Pulitzer Prize for Drama, Albee's third.

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Tiny Alice is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Edward Albee Plays List
Tiny Alice Edward Albee Tiny Alice is a play by Edward Albee.

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Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf... is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Edward Albee Plays List
Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf? Edward Albee Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf? is a 1962 play by Edward Albee. It examines the breakdown of the marriage of a middle-aged couple, Martha and George. Late one evening, after a university faculty ...more