Plays Index

This is a simple index of all the different stage plays, ballets and performance pieces featured in articles on this site. Some articles also have updates, which may be reached from links at the foot of the original page.

Accord Parfait (A Perfect Match) by Maurice Horgues (1970)

Act Your Age by William Davidson (1943)

Afternoon at the Seaside by Agatha Christie (1962 production only)

All American Family (a.k.a. Family Affair and There’s One in Every Family) by Robert St Clair (1940)

Amerika by Jan Klata and Olaf Kröck (2011)

Another Love Story by Frederick Lonsdale (1943)

Another Way to Love by Chip Durgom and Barry Farber (1975)

A Bad Year for Tomatoes by John Patrick (1974)

The Barber of Seville by Gioachino Rossini (1816)

Behind the Blinds by Vivian Tidmarsh (1938)

The Bereaved by Thomas Bradshaw (2009)

Billy’s Goat by James Floyd Stone (1937)

The Bloomers (Die Hose) by Carl Sternheim (1910)

Bluebeard’s Secret (Blaubarts Geheimnis) by Stephan Thoss (2011)

Bouche en Coeur by Jacques Darrieux and Georges Léglise (1936)

Britannia of Billingsgate by Christine Jope-Slade and Sewell Stokes (1931)

Child Wonder (a.k.a. World’s Little Bit of Gladness) by Pete Williams (1940)

The Courting of Marie Jenvren by Gwen Pharis Ringwood (1941)

Cuff Me! by Bradford McMurran, Jeremiah Albers and Sean Michael Devereux (2013)

Claudia by Rose Franken (1942 British publicity still only)

The Cure by Bruce Hoogendoorn (2010)

Daddy by Rachel Helms (2011)

Dance of the Vampires (Tanz der Vampire) by Michael Kunze and Jim Steinman (1997)

Danny and the Deep Blue Sea by John Patrick Shanley (1984)

Day of Reckoning by Pam Valentine (1999)

Debbie Does Dallas: The Musical by Erica Schmidt and Susan L. Schwartz (2001)

Desdemona: A Play About a Handkerchief by Paula Vogel (1987)

Dirty Story by John Patrick Shanley (2003)

Doctor, Doctor! by John Jakes, adapted from Moliere (1973)

A Doll’s House by Henrik Ibsen (1879; 2010 production only)

Don Caesar de Bazan by Philippe Dumanoir and Adolphe d’Ennery (1844; 1901 production only)

Don Giovanni by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (1787)

Dotty and Daffy by Jay Tobias (1934)

The Egg and I by Anna Coulter Martens (1958)

The Family Council Election by Jan Lazorik (2011)

Family Crackers by Marion Baines (1960)

Fear of Fighting (La Peur des Coups) by Georges Courteline (1894)

La Fessée by Jean de Létraz (1936)

La Fille Mal Gardée by Sir Frederick Ashton (1960): smacking and spanking; Buildup to spanking – Lise’s friends and her escape attempts; the spankingover-decorous spankingNadia Nerina; Fiona TonkinAlina Cojocaru2012 Wroclaw production (choreography by Giorgio Madia); 2014 productions; Natalia Osipova (initial reviews); Natalia Osipova (full overview); 2015 productions; Maria Yakovleva2016 productions

Fools Rush In by Kenneth Horne (1946)

Forever Young by Franz Wittenbrink (2013; publicity only)

Four Cheers for Joan by Philip Dunning and L. G. Lighton (1941)

Friendly Relations by James Liggat (1952)

Full House by Ivor Novello (1935)

The Game of Love and Chance (Le Jeu de L’Amour et du Hasard) by Pierre de Marivaux (1730)

Gather No Moss by Max Catto (1944)

A Girl Called Jo by Peter Myers, Alec Grahame and David Climie (1955)

The Girl from Albany by Frank Graham (1909)

The Glorified Brat by Charles Emery (1949)

Grab Me a Gondola by Julian More and James Gilbert (1956)

Happy Days by Wilfred Massey (1935)

A History of the American Film by Christopher Durang (1976)

The Honeymooners by Thompson Buchanan (1915)

The Honor of the Brossarbourgs (L’Honneur des Brossarbourg) by Georges Courteline (1894)

Honza Malem Kralem (1980s)

I Won’t Dance by Oliver Hailey (1980)

In Search of the Lost Paradise (Hledani Ztraceneho Raje) by Vlastimil Venkcik (2014)

It’s Never Too Late by Felicity Douglas (1952)

Janie by Josephine Bentham and Herschel Williams (1942)

Janika by Istvan Bekeffi (1946)

Jealousy by James Cousins (2012)

Kiss Me Kate by Sam and Bella Spewack (1948): skirt lifting; productions with two spankings; spanking with implements; modern dress and rehearsals; Lois Lane/Bianca; the movie poster; Olive MoorefieldJane Morgan and Earl Wrightson2013 Clackamas production; productions of 1948-49, 1950, 1951, 1952, 1953, 1954, 1955, 1956, 1957, 1958, 1959, 1960, 1961, 1962, 1963, 1964, 1965, 1966, 1967, 1968, 1969, 1970, 1971, 1972, 1973, 1974, 1975, 1976, 1977, 1978, 1979, 1980, 1981, 1982, 1983, 1984, 1985, 1986, 1987, 1988, 1989, 1990, 1991, 1992, 1993, 1994, 1995, 1996, 1997, 1998, 1999, 2000, 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017 (links will go live as and when the year in question is covered)

Laura and the Jacques (Laure et Les Jacques) by Gabriel Arout (1963)

The Little Hut by Nancy Mitford (1950; adaptation of the 1947 farce La Petite Hutte by André Roussin )

A Little Treatise About Sexy Education (Petit traité d’éducation lubrique) by Lydie Salvayre (2014)

Love Can Dance (Die Liebe Kann Tanzen) by Stephan Thoss (2014; scroll to end of article)

Love on Leave by A. B. Shiffrin (1944)

Lulu by Alban Berg (2002 production only; scroll to end of article)

Le Malade Imaginaire (The Imaginary Invalid) by Moliere (1673): general overview; Europe; Brazil

Maria Fohadnagy (Corporal Maria) by Jeno Huszka and Laszlo Szilagyi (2011 production only)

Marinka by George Marion, jr., and Karl Farkas (1945)

Le Médecin Malgré Lui (The Doctor in Spite of Himself) by Moliere (1666): Eastern Europe; Western Europe; Latin America; North America; France; update; another update

The Medicine Man by David Grote (1980)

Meet Me in St Louis by Christopher Sergel (1947)

Meet the Duchess by James Reach (1936)

Men are Like Streetcars by Christopher Sergel (1951)

Miska the Toff (Mágnás Miska) by Albert Szirmai (1916)

Monsieur Bobby by Pierre-Paul Fournier and Henry Turpin (1939)

My Dear Children by Catherine Turney and Jerry Horwin (1939)

My Fair Lady by Samir Khafagy (1961)

The Nerd by Larry Shue (1981)

No Pansies for Mr Standish by John Sayes and Ireland Cutter (1942)

No Room for Love by Anthony Marriott and Bob Grant (1975)

Oh! Calcutta! by Kenneth Tynan and others (1969)

Ostre Sledovane Vlaky (Closely Watched Trains), adapted by Sasa Lichy (1966), Vaclav Nyvlt (1980) and Ivo Krobot (1996)

Paper Cranes by Kari Bentley-Quinn (2011)

Pas de Dieux by Gene Kelly (1960)

Peace at Home (Le Paix Chez Soi) by Georges Courteline (1903)

Permission by Robert Askins (2015)

Philosophy in the Bedroom (La Philosophie dans le Boudoir) by Christine Letailleur (2007)

Pippin by Stephen Schwarz and Roger O. Hirson (1972)

The Poacher (Der Wildschütz) by Alfred Lortzing (1842)

Postriziny (Cutting it Short) by Miloslav Frydl (2000s)

Powder Her Face by Thomas Adès and Philip Hensher (1998 production only)

Price of Fame by Wilfred Massey (1955)

Princess Anka by Ivana Becvarova (2013)

The Rainy Afternoon by William Inge (1962)

Red, Hot and Blue by Howard Lindsay and Russel Crouse (1936)

Roger the Sixth by Joseph Carole (1940/1954)

Runar and Kyllikki by Jussi Kylätasku (1971)

The School for Wives (L’Ecole des Femmes) by Moliere (2011 production only)

Sexes and Sevens by Con West and Herbert Sargent (1938)

Shakespeare (general survey)

Smoking with Lulu by Janet Munsil (1997)

Spring Awakening (Frühlings Erwachen) by Frank Wedekind (1891/1906)

Spring Journey by Mona Graham and John Ware (1950)

Springtime for Patsy by Harold J. Gregory (1948)

Storm Still (Immer Noch Sturm) by Peter Handke (2010)

Such Things Happen by Wilfred Massey (1944 version)

The Swineherd (Der Schweinehirt) by Anke Hartmann (2011)

Take Your Medicine by Felicia Metcalfe (1945)

The Talking Cure by Christopher Hampton (2003, revised 2014)

The Taming of the Shrew by William Shakespeare (1590s): general historical survey; Bianca spanking; interracial spanking scenes; modern-dress productions; ballets; 1922 Berlin production2014 Los Angeles production; 2014-15 Brazilian productions50 Shades of Shrew (Los Angeles 2015); 2017 Glasgow production; 2017 Olomouc ballet

The 39 Steps by Patrick Barlow (2005)

This is the Life by Jackie Richards (1952)

Three Fairy Godmothers by Jerry L. Twedt (1967)

The Three Spinners by Tomas Kraucher (2016)

Three Suitors and a Spanking (Einmal Hiebe, Dreimal Liebe) by Hans Lellis (1950s)

Till Further Orders by Wilfred Massey (1937)

Tomorrow’s Child by John Coates (1945)

Tomorrow’s Eden by Moie Charles and Donald Sutherland (1944)

The Two Bells (Les Deux Cloches) by Bernadette (2013)

A Vörös Bestia by Janos Vaszary (1934)

We ‘Dude’ It by John Henderson (1957)

Widow’s Walk by Howard Richardson and Frances Goforth (1948)

Wiener Blut (Vienna Blood) by Victor Leon and Leo Stein (2014 production only)

Youth and Mrs Meredith by Margerie Scott and Betty Burton (1938)

Youth’s the Season…? by Mary Manning (1931/2)

Zarubka (2011)

Zla Zena (Nasty Woman) by Jovan Sterija Popovic (1838)

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