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A Doll's House
3.68
it was amazing
You'll ask me, "Why five stars?"
I'll answer, "Why not?" even though I felt like docking off one at first. Well, the reason is Nora and the last few di
...more
Jan 26, 2012
Jan 26, 2012
 
Tughlaq A Play In Thirteen Scenes
3.95
really liked it
I am not surprised that Tughlaq is one of the best loved plays of Girish Karnad . Despite being a translation, it's well written and captures the d ...more
Jul 29, 2011
Jul 26, 2011
 
Major Barbara
3.68
really liked it
First of all, I'd like to mention that 'Major Barbara' just like the female protagonist of the play, 'saved my soul' not through the salvation army bu ...more
Sep 27, 2011
Aug 27, 2011
 
Lithuania
3.82
really liked it
It may be because of my partiality towards Lithuania that I am giving it a four on five rating. Others may or may not love it as much. Some of you mig ...more
Feb 13, 2012
Feb 12, 2012
 
Oedipus Rex  (The Theban Plays, #1)
3.67
it was amazing
Let me be very clear: I did not want to be convinced by Aristotle here. I mean, forget about Poetics and the wonderful theory of art and mimesis. I wa ...more
Dec 13, 2016
Apr 19, 2015
 
Lady Windermere's Fan
3.90
really liked it
Oscar Wilde is truly the emperor of maxims and master of tragedies. 'Lady Windermere's Fan' was my first experience of the magical world of Wilde (if ...more
May 30, 2011
May 31, 2011
 
Saint Joan
3.78
it was amazing
A question for everyone: How could anyone NOT like Saint Joan ? That it is 'beautifully well-written' goes without saying! (I mean, it's Bernard S ...more
Oct 12, 2011
Oct 12, 2011
 
Riders to the Sea
3.53
really liked it
I was first introduced to Riders to the Sea by my mother, who actually took me to the performance when I was barely ten years old. The performance st ...more
Jul 05, 2012
Jul 05, 2012
 
Death of a Salesman
3.48
really liked it
Okay, I know what's coming: This is so depressing! It made me want to jump off a cliff! So why did I like it?

Simply because it is beautifully heartbre
...more
Jun 28, 2016
Jun 28, 2016
 
Porcelain and Pink
3.52
it was amazing
Call me crazy or frivolous with my rating but this one act play had me cracking up! I love Julie. I can be Julie myself someday. It's the wittiest, fu ...more
May 28, 2014
May 28, 2014
 
Sabrina Fair
3.93
it was amazing
I had my own set of qualms about reading Sabrina Fair because I loved the movie too much and didn't want a different story-line to ruin the charm fo ...more
Nov 17, 2011
Nov 17, 2011
 
The Playboy of the Western World: A Comedy
3.58
it was amazing
A Confession :I changed the rating from a 4 to a 5 because, days after reading the play, and after narrating it to my Mum on our morning walk talkath ...more
Aug 30, 2015
Aug 29, 2015
 
Tara: A Play In Two Acts
4.01
it was amazing
The first thing that I absolutely loved about Tara is you simply can't keep it down! No, you open it, your eyes skim through the setting and before y ...more
Jun 28, 2016
Jun 28, 2016
 
A Midsummer Night's Dream
3.94
it was amazing
A Little Bit of Personal History: Technically, I was supposed to be reading this play in my literature class with my teacher helping me understand ...more
Sep 18, 2011
Sep 18, 2011
 
Look Back in Anger
3.62
really liked it
A lot of people may not like this play for more than obvious reasons: it's misogynistic, it's offensive and vulgar, and it goes against everything fem ...more
Sep 08, 2015
Sep 06, 2015
 
The Merchant of Venice
3.78
really liked it
Actual Rating: 3.75/5
In Round Figures: 4/5

The Merchant of Venice wouldn't be what I call Shakespeare's crowning glory as a playwright. Neve
...more
Nov 27, 2011
Nov 27, 2011
 
An Ideal Husband
4.04
really liked it
Really, only one point (and that was presence of too many characters with similar names in Act I) made me give it a four on five. Other than that, A ...more
Sep 04, 2011
Sep 03, 2011
 
Romeo and Juliet
3.73
really liked it
To read or not to read, that is the question!

In sooth, I cannot say what made me read this eternal love story of Romeo and Juliet, however, 'cause
...more
Nov 19, 2013
Aug 14, 2012
 
A Woman of No Importance
3.86
it was amazing
'A Woman of No Importance' is perhaps one of the most significant contributions of Wilde to English Literature. A crisp slap on the face of a hypocrit ...more
May 31, 2011
May 31, 2011
 
Murder in the Cathedral
3.74
it was amazing
Why haven't I reviewed this? Why? Why? WHY? How could I be so stupid?

Never mind.

Presenting: The Review of Murder in the Cathedral


Very rarely in
...more
Sep 24, 2015
Dec 19, 2012
 
Vera, Or, the Nihilists: A Drama in a Prologue and Four Acts
3.55
really liked it
It's a tragedy that one of the best Wildean Tragedy, 'Vera, or the Nihilists', isn't a we known play at all! We go about praising other plays by him a ...more
Jun 16, 2012
Jun 15, 2012
 
Salome
3.69
liked it
Reading 'Salomé' was more of an ordeal than leisure for me, perhaps because it was a translation from the original French play and the translator coul ...more
Jun 2011
Jun 01, 2011
 
Arms and the Man
3.84
it was amazing
None
Aug 13, 2010
Apr 28, 2011
 
Les Précieuses Ridicules
3.56
really liked it
None
not set
May 28, 2014
 
Waiting for Godot
3.81
it was amazing
None
Aug 07, 2015
Jan 06, 2015
 
Miss Julie
3.51
really liked it
None
not set
Oct 16, 2013
 
Macbeth
3.88
really liked it
None
May 29, 2014
Aug 14, 2012
 
Hamlet
4.00
really liked it
None
Sep 27, 2014
Aug 14, 2012
 
The Duchess of Padua
3.49
liked it
None
Mar 24, 2014
Mar 24, 2014
 
Chitra - A Play in One Act
3.74
liked it
None
Mar 17, 2012
Mar 16, 2012
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