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1

Who wrote the play _Othello_?

William Shakespeare

2

Who wrote the play _Three Tall Women_?

Edward Albee

3

Who wrote the play _Hedda Gabler_?

Henrik Ibsen

4

Who wrote the play _The Merchant of Venice_?

William Shakespeare

5

Who wrote the play _The Lower Depths_?

Maxim Gorki

6

Who wrote the play _Ghosts_?

Henrik Ibsen

7

Who wrote the play _Uncle Vanya_?

Anton Chekhov

8

Who wrote the play _Three Sisters_?

Anton Chekhov

9

Who wrote the play _Biloxi Blues_?

Neil Simon

10

Who wrote the play _The Seagull_?

Anton Chekhov

11

Who wrote the play _After the Fall_?

Arthur Miller

12

Who wrote the play _The Way of the World_?

William Congreve

13

Who wrote the play _Our Town_?

Thornton Wilder

14

Who wrote the play _Misanthrope_?

Moliere

15

Who wrote the play _Long Day's Journey Into Night_?

Eugene O'Neill

16

Who wrote the play _Fences_?

August Wilson

17

Who wrote the play _The Imaginary Invalid_?

Moliere

18

Who wrote the play _The Little Foxes_?

Lillian Hellman

19

Who wrote the play _Emperor Jones_?

Eugene O'Neill

20

Who wrote the play _The Piano Lesson_?

August Wilson

21

Who wrote the play _The Plow and the Stars_?

Sean O'Casey

22

Who wrote the play _The Country Girl_?

Clifford Odets

23

Who wrote the play _Murder in the Cathedral_?

T.S. Eliot

24

Who wrote the play _Antigone_?

Sophocles

25

Who wrote the play _She Stoops to Conquer_?

Oliver Goldsmith

26

Who wrote the play _Richard III_?

William Shakespeare

27

Who wrote the play _The Roman Spring of Mrs. Stone_?

Tennessee Williams

28

Who wrote the play _Hamlet_?

William Shakespeare

29

Who wrote the play _The Autumn Garden_?

Lillian Hellman

30

Who wrote the play _The Importance of Being Ernest_?

Oscar Wilde

31

Who wrote the play _Plaza Suite_?

Neil Simon

32

Who wrote the play _Picnic_?

William Inge

33

Who wrote the play _Le Bourgeois Gentlehomme_?

Moliere

34

Who wrote the play _Lady Windermere's Fan_?

Oscar Wilde

35

Who wrote the play _Sweet Bird of Youth_?

Tennessee Williams

36

Who wrote the play _Julius Caesar_?

William Shakespeare

37

Who wrote the play _All's Well that End's Well_?

William Shakespeare

38

Who wrote the play _The Rose Tatoo_?

Tennessee Williams

39

Who wrote the play _Troilus and Cressida_?

William Shakespeare

40

Who wrote the play _Summer and Smoke_?

Tennessee Williams

41

Who wrote the play _The Bear_?

Anton Chekhov

42

Who wrote the play _Seascape_?

Edward Albee

43

Who wrote the play _Mourning Becomes Elektra_?

Eugene O'Neill

44

Who wrote the play _Romeo and Juliet_?

william Shakespeare

45

Who wrote the play _Candida_?

George Bernard Shaw

46

Who wrote the play _Man and Superman_?

George Bernard Shaw

47

Who wrote the play _The Trojan Women_?

Euripides

48

Who wrote the play _Tamberlaine the Great_?

Christopher Marlowe

49

Who wrote the play _The Merry Wives of Windsor_?

William Shakespeare

50

Who wrote the play _King John_?

William Shakespeare

51

Who wrote the play _The Odd Couple_?

Neil Simon

52

Who wrote the play _A Streetcar Named Desire_?

Tennessee Williams

53

Who wrote the play _Golden Boy_?

Clifford Odets

54

Who wrote the play _Buried Child_?

Sam Shepard

55

Who wrote the play _Broadway Bound_?

Neil Simon

56

Who wrote the play _The Taming of the Shrew_?

William Shakespeare

57

Who wrote the play _Amadeus_?

Peter Shaffer

58

Who wrote the play _The Two Gentlemen of Verona_?

William Shakespeare

59

Who wrote the play _True West_?

Sam Shepard

60

Who wrote the play _The Misfits_(Screenplay)?

Arthur Miller

61

Who wrote the play _A Raisin in the Sun_?

Lorraine Hansberry

62

Who wrote the play _Miss Julie_?

August Strindberg

63

Who wrote the play _Love's Labours Lost_?

William Shakespeare

64

Who wrote the play _Waiting for Lefty_?

Clifford Odets

65

Who wrote the play _Twelfth Night_?

William Shakespeare

66

Who wrote the play _Death of a Salesman_?

Arthur Miller

67

Who wrote the play _A View From the Bridge_?

Arthur Miller

68

Who wrote the play _Henry V_?

William Shakespeare

69

Who wrote the play _Juno and the Paycock_?

Sean O'Casey

70

Who wrote the play _The Hairy Ape_?

Eugene O'Neill

71

Who wrote the play _Awake and Sing!_?

Clifford Odets

72

Who wrote the play _Cat on a Hot Tin Roof_?

Tennessee Williams

73

Who wrote the play _The Winter's Tale_?

William Shakespeare

74

Who wrote the play _Henry VIII_?

William Shakespeare

75

Who wrote the play _Watch on the Rhine_?

Lillian Hellman

76

Who wrote the play _Rent_?

Jonathan Larson

77

Who wrote the play _Waiting for Godot_?

Samuel Beckett

78

Who wrote the play _Fool for Love_?

Sam Shepard

79

Who wrote the play _The Jew of Malta_?

Christopher Marlowe

80

Who wrote the play _King Lear_?

William Shakespeare

81

Who wrote the play _Pygmalion_?

George Bernard Shaw

82

Who wrote the play _Androcles and the Lion_?

George Bernard Shaw

83

Who wrote the play _Winterset_?

Maxwell Anderson

84

Who wrote the play _Desire Under the Elms_?

Eugene O'Neill

85

Who wrote the play _Tartuffe_?

Moliere

86

Who wrote the play _A Moon for the Misbegotten_?

Eugene O'Neill

87

Who wrote the play _Valpone_?

Ben Johnson

88

Who wrote the play _The Crucible_?

Arthur Miller

89

Who wrote the play _The Cherry Orchard_?

Anton Chekhov

90

Who wrote the play _Brighton Beach Memoirs_?

Neil Simon

91

Who wrote the play _The Player_(Screenplay)?

Robert Altman

92

Who wrote the play _Toys in the Attic_?

Lillian Hellman

93

Who wrote the play _Armies of the Night_?

Normal Mailer

94

Who wrote the play _Orpheus Descending_?

Tennessee Williams

95

Who wrote the play _A Delicate Balance_?

Edward Albee

96

Who wrote the play _Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf_?

Edward Albee

97

Who wrote the play _Barefoot in the Park_?

Neil Simon

98

Who wrote the play _The Night of the Iguana_?

Tennessee Williams

99

Who wrote the play _Seven Against Thebes_?

Aeschylus

100

Who wrote the play _The Children's Hour_?

Lillian Hellman

101

Who wrote the play _Private Lives_?

Noel Coward

102

Who wrote the play _A Doll's House_?

Henrik Ibsen

103

Who wrote the play _Hay Fever_?

Noel Coward

104

Who wrote the play _The Birthday Party_?

Harold Pinter

105

Who wrote the play _The Skin of Our Teeth_?

Thornton Wilder

106

Who wrote the play _Zoo Story_?

Edward Albee

107

Who wrote the play _Peer Gynt_?

Henrik Ibsen

108

Who wrote the play _Strange Interlude_?

Eugene O'Neill

109

Who wrote the play _Glengarry Glen Ross_?

David Mamet

110

Who wrote the play _The Iceman Cometh_?

Eugene O'Neill

111

Who wrote the play _Tiny Alice_?

Edward Albee

112

Who wrote the play _The Merchant of Yonkers_?

Thornton Wilder

113

Who wrote the play _Lost in Yonkers_?

Neil Simon

114

Who wrote the play _The Sunshine Boys_?

Neil Simon

115

Who wrote the play _The Glass Menagerie_?

Tennessee Williams

116

Who wrote the play _The Homecoming_?

Harold Pinter

117

Who wrote the play _Anna Christie_?

Eugene O'Neill

118

Who wrote the play _Casino Real_?

Tennessee Williams

119

Who wrote the play _Equus_?

Peter Shaffer

120

Who wrote the play _The Sisters Rosenzweig_?

Wendy Wasserstein

121

Who wrote the play _A Midsummer Night's Dream_?

William Shakespeare

122

Who wrote the play _The Three Penny Opera_?

Bertold Brecht

123

Who wrote the play _Blithe Spirit_?

Noel Coward

124

Who wrote the play _Heartbreak House_?

George Bernard Shaw

125

Who wrote the play _Macbeth_?

William Shakespeare

126

Who wrote the play _School for Scandal_?

Richard Brinley Sheridan

127

Who wrote the play _Major Barbara_?

George Bernard Shaw

128

Who wrote the play _Torch Song Trilogy_?

Harvey Fierstein

129

Who wrote the play _The Heidi Chronicles_?

Wendy Wasserstein

130

Who wrote the play _The Heartbreak Kid_?

Neil Simon

131

Who wrote the play _Look Back in Anger_?

John Osborne

132

Who wrote the play _California Suite_?

Neil Simon