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Do you know these Plays?

The Importance of Being Delwil61 and other Shakespeare works. 10 Questions.

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George Bernard Shaw wrote a play about the romanticising of war and created the mythical character of the Chocolate Cream Soldier. Which play was this?

  • Pygmalion
  • Travesties
  • Arms and The Man
  • The Philanderer

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Agatha Christie wrote a play about people trapped in a lonely house in a snowstorm, with one of them a killer about to kill again. Which play was it?

  • The Mousetrap
  • Ten Little Indians
  • Chimneys
  • Murder at the Vicarage

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Arthur Miller wrote this play about the trials and tribulations of the life of Willy Loman and his family. Which play is it?

  • After the Fall
  • Death of a Salesman
  • All my Sons
  • The Crucible

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What was Peter Shaffer's play about Mozart's rise to greatness, and his great rivalry with Salieri?

  • Lettice and Lovage
  • Five Finger Exercise
  • Equus
  • Amadeus

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What was Shakespeare's tale of a disturbed prince, tortured by thoughts that his own mother might be party to the murder of his father, and his desire for revenge against his murdering stepfather?

  • Macbeth
  • King Lear
  • Hamlet
  • Othello

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In Samuel Beckett's most famous play, Estragon and Vladimir are hanging around in a perpetual state of boredom. What is this play?

  • Waiting For Godot
  • Happy Days
  • Ghost Trio
  • Words and Music

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This is one of Oscar's Wilde's best and funniest plays. It’s about "Jack" leading a double life. What is the play titled?

  • The Ideal Husband
  • The Ideal Husband
  • Lady Windermere's Fan
  • The Importance of Being Ernest

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Shylock wants his 'pound of flesh' and Antonio's life. Antonio's friend Bassanio and his lady love Portia must try to save Antonio from death.. What is the title of this Shakespeare play?

  • As You Like It
  • The Merchant of Venice
  • Twelfth Night
  • All's Well that End's Well

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Love and intrigue and enjoyment galore, with Mrs Malaprop adding a touch of hilarity by mispronouncing and misusing words. A comedy by Richard Brinsley Sheridan. What is its title?

  • The Comedy of Errors
  • She Stoops to Conquer
  • The Rivals
  • Marriage a la Mode

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A shipwreck , a beautiful sheltered girl, her domineering father, a mischief-making sprite, lots of confusion and misunderstanding before it all ends the way it should. Which Shakespeare play?

  • The Tempest
  • The Winters Tale
  • Much Ado about Nothing
  • The Merry Wives of Windsor