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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THE UNEMPLOYED MAN: Excuse me, miss, I'm out of a job. Mrs Shin laughs.
shen Teh: What can I do for you? THE UNEMPloyed MAN: They say you're
opening uptomorrow. I thought people sometimes find things in bad condition
when they ...
Also the unemployed man and Mrs Shin. The sister-IN-law: She never came
home last night! Mrs SHIN: Astonishing behaviour! We manage to get rid of this
maniac of a cousin and there's nothing to stop her having a little rice to spare now
SHEN TEH, to the unemployed man: It may mean a pension for life. THE
UNEMPloyed MAN: They've taken my name twice for begging. It won't do him
much good if I give evidence. SHEN TEH, incredulous: Do you mean to say that
not one of ...
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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