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Play (theatre)

A play is a piece of writing which can be seen at a theatre or on television, or heard on the radio. Plays often show conversations between people. A play is usually watched, rather than being read. The people who appear in a play are actors; in a theatre they stand on a stage so the people watching the audience can see them better. A director helps the actors to work better, or tells them how he wants the play to be. Plays can be very interesting because they can be understood in many different ways. When the writer - the playwright - makes the play, he can not say how the actors or direc ...

                                               

The Crucible

The Crucible is a 1950s play about the Salem Witch Trials by Arthur Miller. Miller wrote this play during the time of McCarthyism in America. Many people were afraid that communism would stop the American way of life. Some people falsely accused their enemies and even their friends of being communists during this time. Miller writes about the ideas of fear and false accusation which affected him during this time. A crucible is a severe test or trial, which is exactly what happens in the play. Miller intended "The Crucible as an allegory to McCarthyism. The events that took place during the ...

                                               

Cyrano de Bergerac (play)

Cyrano de Bergerac is a play written in 1897 by Edmond Rostand. It is slightly based on the real Cyrano de Bergerac, and the play is a fictional story about his life. The play has been translated and performed many times, and it is responsible for introducing the word "panache" into the English language.

                                               

Death of a Salesman

Willy Loman - Willy is the main character of the play. He is 63 years old and he is a terrible salesman. He has a flawed vision of the American Dream that if someone is "well liked", they can succeed. He often cannot tell the difference between fantasy and reality. He does not like change and he often day dreams about the past. Several times he tries to kill himself so that the insurance money can go to his children. Linda Loman - The wife of Willy. She gives the family strong emotional support during the tough times when the family needs it the most. She defends her husband Willy when her ...

                                               

Don Carlos (play)

Don Carlos is a historical tragedy in five acts by Friedrich Schiller. It was written between 1783 and 1787. The main person in the play is Carlos, Prince of Asturias. The play is about historical events in the 16th century under the reign of king Philip II of Spain. The play was very different from the earlier ones that Schiller had written. It was written in iambic verse. It is a story about intrigue and misunderstanding. In the play, Don Carlos loves his fathers wife Elisabeth. The queens lady-in-waiting Eboli loves Carlos. In the end, the Inquisition deliver a death sentence on Carlos. ...

                                               

El cerco de Numancia

El cerco de Numancia is a tragedy written in 1585 by the Spanish writer and soldier Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra. It tells the story of the defeat of Numancia by the Roman Empire in the 2nd century BC. The play is also known as The Numancia, Comedy of the siege of Numancia, The destruction of Numancia and Tragedy of Numancia. Two handwritten copies of the play have survived. One copy is in the National Library of Spain which is an actors script from the 17th century. Another copy, the codex Sancho Rayon, is held by the Hispanic Society of America. This copy was made by Antonio of Sancha in ...

                                               

Daniel Maldini

Maldini was born in Milan, the second son of then A.C. Milan captain Paolo Maldini and Adriana Fossa, a model from Venezuela. His grandfather Cesare also captained Milan in the 1960s, making him the third generation to make appearances for the club. His elder brother Christian played for Milans youth teams and went on to play professionally at a lower level. Daniel then joined Milans youth system in 2010.

Ahmed Musa
                                               

Ahmed Musa

Ahmed Musa is a Nigerian professional footballer who currently plays as winger for Nigerian club Kano Pillars and the Nigeria national team.

                                               

2020 FIFA Club Confederation Cup play-off (AFC)

Asian qualificaton in 2020 FIFA Club Confederation Cup was an extraordinary mens football competition, tournament held by Portugal. Due to cancellation of 2020 AFC Cup. Two team selected to play to play-off matches. Ceres–Negros won the play-off 3―2 on aggregate and later withdrew due to COVID-19 outbreak in Metro Manila.

Kelly Oubre Jr.
                                               

Kelly Oubre Jr.

Kelly Paul Oubre Jr. is an American professional basketball player. He plays for the Golden State Warriors of the National Basketball Association. Oubre has also played for the Phoenix Suns.

Martin Pando
                                               

Martin Pando

Martin Esteban Pando was an Argentine footballer. He played as a forward. Pando started playing in 1955 at Platense in Buenos Aires before moving to Argentinos Juniors in 1958 and then River Plate in 1962. In total he played 242 league matches and scored 37 goals in the Argentine league. Pando also played for the Argentina national team in two 1962 FIFA World Cup. Pando died on 7 May 2021, aged 86.

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