The Good Person of Szechwan
Arcade Pub., 1994 - 147 Seiten
"The Good Person of Szechwan" is one of Bertolt Brecht's most popular plays. In this famous parable, long known in this country under the potentially misleading title of "The Good Woman of Sezuan, " the gods come to earth in search of a thoroughly good person. They encounter Shen Teh, a good-hearted but penniless prostitute who, to muster sufficient ruthlessness to survive in an evil world, must disguise herself as a man.
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Shui Ta comes up to Mrs Yang from the factory. shui TA: What can I do for you,
Mrs Yang? Mrs YANG: Mr Shui Ta, I should like to put in a word for my son. The
police came round this morning, and we heard that you were suing in Miss Shen
For instance, I picture chucking you out. SHUI TA: And suppose the firm chucked
you out instead? SUN: Then I should probably return, but not on my own. SHUITA
: But? sun: With the police. SHUI TA: With the police. Let us suppose the police ...
He introduces himself as Chen Teh's cousin. Politely but firmly he invites the
family to leave the premises, as this is where his cousin must conduct her
business. When they prove reluctant to go he promptly summons the police, who
gaol one ...
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LibraryThing ReviewNutzerbericht - jonfaith - www.librarything.com
I want to go with the one I love. I do not want to calculate the cost. I do not want to think about whether it's good. I do not want to know whether he loves me. I want to go with whom I love. Brecht ... Vollständige Rezension lesen
LibraryThing ReviewNutzerbericht - AliceAnna - LibraryThing
Excellent play with a wonderful female protagonist. That the whims of the gods and the inability to be "good" and survive turn her into the more practical male counterpart for survival is fascinating to me. But she should have lost the boyfriend. Can you say "jerk?" I knew you could. Vollständige Rezension lesen