The Theatre: Best Plays: May 10, 1926

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


THE DYBBUK—Jewish mysticism in stirring recreation.

BRIDE OF THE LAMB—Alice Brady's amazing performance of a wife who fell in love with a preacher's body instead of his soul.

CRAIG'S WIFE—The relentless portrait of a woman who honored her childless home above her husband.

THE GREAT GOD BROWN—Eugene O'Neill's expressionistic study of a man who stole another's brains.

YOUNG WOODLEY—English schoolboy life, the...

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