By John Capecci,Irene Ziegler
Along with modern works by means of either new and confirmed playwrights, editors Capecci and Ziegler have collected old examples-such as these of the Italian Futurists and an early playlist by means of Thornton Wilder-and they provide valuable counsel for the learn and function of those short and brilliant works.
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