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The Drama Book Shop will be closed on Monday, May 29, 2017 in observance of Memorial Day.

In spite of the construction next door we are OPEN. Please come and visit us.

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Monday—Saturday: 10:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. Thursdays until 8:00 p.m.  

Sundays noon until 6:00

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100th Anniversary News:

 

A LETTER TO OUR CUSTOMERS

 

Hello, there! My name is Stuart Brynien, and i'm on the senior sales staff here at the Drama Book Shop.  I am seeking input from our customers for a project i'm working on--an

Dionysian Vol. 3 Launch Party

The Drama Book Shop is pleased to welcome The Dionysian Magazine team back for its third volume. Selections from the issue will be read by playwrights and performers at the Thursday, June 1st, 6:00pm event. The launch party is free and open to the public, and copies of current and former Dionysian volumes will be available for purchase.

The Tony Award-winning Drama Book Shop, currently celebrating its 100th Anniversary Year, is located at 250 West 40th Street between 7th and 8th Avenues. For more information, or to browse its online bookshop, visit www.dramabookshop.com. 

Channel of Peace: Stranded in Gander - Reading and Signing

The Drama Book Shop, currently celebrating its 100th Anniversary Year, is pleased to welcome author Kevin Tuerff for a reading and signing to celebrate the release of his new book, Channel of Peace: Stranded in Gander on 9/11. The Thursday, June 29th, 6:00pm is free and open to the public. Priority admission is granted to those who purchase a copy of Mr. Tuerff's book. Tuerff was honored when his story was included in the Tony-nominated Broadway musical, Come From Away.

Channel of Peace: Stranded in Gander on 9/11 Cover Image
$13.95
ISBN: 9781632991201
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: River Grove Books - February 15th, 2017

David Caudle - Discussion and Signing

Thursday, June 22, 2017 - 5:30pm

The Drama Book Shop is pleased to welcome playwright David Caudle (The Sunken Living Room) for a reading and signing of his new plays, Visiting Hours and Downward Facing Debbie. The Thursday, June 22nd, 5:30pm event is free and open to the public. 

The Sunken Living Room Cover Image
$10.95
ISBN: 9780573662492
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Samuel French, Inc. - April 11th, 2008

Crystal Skillman - Reading, Discussion and Signing

Thursday, June 15, 2017 - 5:00pm

The Drama Book Shop is pleased to welcome acclaimed playwright and theatre-maker Crystal Skillman for a discussion, reading and signing of her work on Thursday, June 15th, 2017. The 5:00pm event is free and open to the public.

Wild Cover Image
$10.00
ISBN: 9781542387941
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Createspace Independent Publishing Platform - January 5th, 2017

Duncan Macmillan Discussion and Signing

The Drama Book Shop is pleased to announce that acclaimed playwright and director Robert Icke will join his 1984 collaborator Duncan Macmillan for the previously announced discussion and signing on Thursday, May 25th. The 5:30pm event is free and open to the public. Primary seating, however, is granted to those who purchase a copy of the script. The playwrights will sit down for a discussion about the play and their work with playwright Steven Carl McCasland (Little Wars). 

1984 Cover Image
By George Orwell, Robert Icke (Adapted by), Duncan MacMillan (Adapted by)
$14.99
ISBN: 9781783190614
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Oberon Books - September 2nd, 2014

MacMillan: Plays One Cover Image
$22.99
ISBN: 9781783193370
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Oberon Books - September 27th, 2016

People, Places and Things Cover Image
$17.95
ISBN: 9781783199099
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Oberon Books - March 29th, 2016

Monster Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9781840027594
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Oberon Books - April 2008

Lungs Cover Image
$20.95
ISBN: 9781849431453
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Oberon Books - February 28th, 2012

Every Brilliant Thing Cover Image
$17.95
ISBN: 9781783191437
Availability: Special Order
Published: Oberon Books - September 8th, 2015

Mary Stuart Cover Image
By Robert Icke (Adapted by), Friedrich Schiller
$17.95
ISBN: 9781786820259
Availability: Coming Soon - Available for Pre-Order Now
Published: Oberon Books - September 12th, 2017

Robert Schenkkan - Building the Wall - Discussion and Signing with J.T. Rogers

Monday, May 22, 2017 at 5:00pm

The Drama Book Shop is pleased to welcome Pulitzer Prize and Tony Award-winning playwright Robert Schenkkan for a discussion and signing of his work, including the newly published Building the Wall. Schenkkan will sit down with playwright J.T. Rogers, Tony Best Play nonimne for Oslo, to discuss his new play and the current state of theatre in America. The Monday, May 22nd, 5:00pm event is free and open to the public. 

Building the Wall: The Play and Commentary Cover Image
By Robert Schenkkan, Douglas S. Massey (Afterword by), Julian E. Zelizer (Afterword by)
$17.99
ISBN: 9781628728774
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Arcade Publishing - April 4th, 2017

ON THE SHORE OF THE WORLD by Simon Stephens at Atlantic Theater, August 23, 2017 — October 1, 2017

ON THE SHORE OF THE WORLD
by Simon Stephens
directed by Neil Pepe

Atlantic Theater, Linda Gross Theater, August 23, 2017 — October 1, 2017

atlantictheater.org

On the Shore of the Wide World Cover Image
$14.95
ISBN: 9780413775177
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Methuen Publishing - May 2007

Simon Stephens: A Working Diary Cover Image
$25.95
ISBN: 9781474251419
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Methuen Publishing - April 21st, 2016

Simon Stephens Plays: 1 Cover Image
$24.95
ISBN: 9780413775474
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Methuen Publishing - November 1st, 2010

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