32 Plays You Need To Read Before You Die

    "The play's the thing," because plays are the best.

    1. The Pillowman by Martin McDonagh

    2. A Raisin In The Sun by Lorraine Hansberry

    3. BFE by Julia Cho

    4. Red by John Logan

    5. Stop Kiss by Diana Son

    6. Circle Mirror Transformation by Annie Baker

    7. Hamlet by William Shakespeare

    8. Angels in America by Tony Kushner

    9. Who's Afraid of Virginia Wolf? by Edward Albee

    10. God of Carnage by Yasmina Reza

    11. The Normal Heart by Larry Kramer

    12. No Exit by Jean-Paul Sartre

    13. Jeffrey by Paul Rudnick

    14. Tribes by Nina Raine

    15. The Importance of Being Earnest by Oscar Wilde

    16. Glengarry Glen Ross by David Mamet

    17. Our Town by Thornton Wilder

    18. Middletown by Will Eno

    19. 'night Mother by Marsha Norman

    20. Arcadia by Tom Stoppard

    21. Noises Off by Michael Frayn

    22. Top Girls by Caryl Churchill

    23. Jerusalem by Jez Butterworth

    24. Inherit the Wind by Jerome Lawrence and Robert Edwin Lee

    25. Miss Evers' Boys by David Feldshuh

    26. Topdog/Underdog by Suzan-Lori Parks

    27. Titus Andronicus by William Shakespeare

    28. True West by Sam Shepard

    29. Waiting for Godot by Samuel Beckett

    30. The Theory of Everything by Prince Gomolvilas

    31. Uncommon Women and Others by Wendy Wasserstein

    32. The Last Days of Judas Iscariot by Stephen Adly Guirgis