Street Scene Summary
Elmer Rice

Everything you need to understand or teach Street Scene by Elmer Rice.

  • Street Scene Summary & Study Guide
  • 30 Street Scene Lessons
  • 20 Activities
  • 180 Multiple Choice Questions
  • 60 Short Essay Questions
  • 20 Essay Questions
  • Pre-Made Tests and Quizzes
  • ...and more

Street Scene Summary

Since its debut on January 10, 1929, at The Playhouse on Broadway in New York City, Street Scene has been considered one of Elmer Rice's most successful works and has cemented his reputation as a serious playwright. Rice himself directed the original production, which ran for 602 performances. Street Scene won the 1929 Pulitzer Prize for drama. Rice had written the play over several years and saw it rejected by numerous Broadway producers for what they perceived...

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Study Pack

The Street Scene Study Pack contains:

Street Scene Study Guide

Lesson Plan

Street Scene Lesson Plans contain 145 pages of teaching material, including: