"Essays and reference on the year in theater"--Jacket
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Broadway and off Broadway. Essay / by Jeffrey Eric Jenkins -- The best plays of 2007-2008 : essays. Adding machine / by Jason Loewith and Joshua Schmidt ; Essay / by Michael Feingold -- August : Osage County / by Tracy Letts ; Essay / by Chris Jones -- Dividing the estate / by Horton Foote ; Essay / by Garrett Eisler -- Eurydice / by Sarah Ruhl ; Essay / by Celia Wren -- The Farnsworth invention / by Aaron Sorkin ; Essay / by Christopher Rawson -- 100 saints you should know / by Kate Fodor ; Essay / by John Istel -- The receptionist / by Adam Bock ; Essay / by David Cote -- Rock 'n' roll / by Tom Stoppard ; Essay / by Charles Wright -- The seafarer / by Conor McPherson ; Essay / by Charles McNulty -- Yellow face / by David Henry Hwang ; Essay / by Dan Bacalzo -- The best plays of 2007-2008 : special citation. Peter and Jerry / by Edward Albee ; Essay / by Michael Sommers -- Plays produced in New York -- The season off off Broadway. Essay / by Sylviane Gold -- The season around the United States. Steinberg/ATCA New Play award and citations -- 33 variations / by Moisés Kaufman ; Essay by Nelson Pressley -- Dead man's cell phone / by Sarah Ruhl ; Essay / by Peter Marks -- End days / by Deborah Zoe Laufer ; Essay / by Christine Dolen -- Facts and figures -- Contributors to best plays -- Index.