The Theatre: The Best Plays: Feb. 23, 1925

These are the plays which, in the light of metropolitan criticism, seem most important:

Drama

WHAT PRICE GLORY? The muddy and explicit War play which has become the acknowledged leader of the season's serious drama.

THEY KNEW WHAT THEY WANTED. Tells the tale of an Italian-American in California who grows grapes and has prospered since Prohibition. He marries a young bride and touches trouble.

SILENCE. Just a good crook play in which the murderer didn't really do it after all. H. B.. Warner tells the story most convincingly.

DESIRE UNDER THE ELMS. The genius of...

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