A play is a form of literature written by a playwright, usually consisting of scripted dialogue between characters, intended for theatrical performance rather than just reading.

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A Greyhound, A Groundhog
Play with Me!
Harry Potter and the Cursed Child - Parts One and Two (Harry Potter, #8)
Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them: The Original Screenplay
Hamilton: The Revolution
A Greyhound, A Groundhog
Hank's Big Day: The Story of a Bug
Play with Me!
What To Do With a Box
The Gap of Time
Brand New Ancients
William Shakespeare's Star Wars: Verily, A New Hope (William Shakespeare's Star Wars, #4)
The Laramie Project and The Laramie Project: Ten Years Later
William Shakespeare's The Jedi Doth Return (William Shakespeare's Star Wars, #6)
Oliver's Tree
King Charles III
Romeo and Juliet
A Midsummer Night's Dream
The Crucible
Death of a Salesman
A Streetcar Named Desire
Waiting for Godot
The Tempest
King Lear
Much Ado About Nothing
Twelfth Night
Julius Caesar
The Glass Menagerie
A Doll's House by Henrik IbsenAntigone by SophoclesOedipus Rex by SophoclesTartuffe by MolièreWaiting for Godot by Samuel Beckett
Best Non-American and Non-British Plays
117 books — 51 voters
The Hobbit by J.R.R. TolkienA Christmas Carol by Charles DickensThe Picture of Dorian Gray by Oscar WildeWuthering Heights by Emily BrontëThe Fellowship of the Ring by J.R.R. Tolkien
British Literature To Read
159 books — 12 voters

Rebecca by Daphne du MaurierMacbeth by William ShakespeareHamlet by William ShakespeareDracula by Bram StokerEmma by Jane Austen
One Name as a Title
472 books — 146 voters
Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone by J.K. RowlingThe Hunger Games by Suzanne CollinsCatching Fire by Suzanne CollinsMockingjay by Suzanne CollinsHandle with Care by Jodi Picoult
Best Reads
203 books — 16 voters

Hamlet by William ShakespeareMacbeth by William ShakespeareRomeo and Juliet by William ShakespeareA Midsummer Night's Dream by William ShakespeareOthello by William Shakespeare
Best of William Shakespeare
97 books — 1,109 voters
The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy by Douglas AdamsThe Importance of Being Earnest by Oscar WildeThe Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society by Mary Ann ShafferA Midsummer Night's Dream by William ShakespeareThe Adventures of Huckleberry Finn by Mark Twain
Best Lighthearted Literature
400 books — 377 voters

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Arthur Phillips
Arthur Phillips The Tragedy of Arthur
His Favorite Plays Within Other Works: The novelist shares a list of works embedded with plays, not unlike his own The Tragedy of Arthur, a "memoir" featuring an undiscovered Shakespeare quarto.
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Tom Stoppard
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Tennessee Williams
Maggie, we're through with lies and liars in this house. Lock the door.
Tennessee Williams, Cat on a Hot Tin Roof

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