The Balcony Summary
Jean Genet

Everything you need to understand or teach The Balcony by Jean Genet.

  • The Balcony Summary & Study Guide
  • 5 Literature Criticisms
  • ...and more
  • 30 The Balcony Lessons
  • 20 Activities
  • 180 Multiple Choice Questions
  • 60 Short Essay Questions
  • 20 Essay Questions
  • Pre-Made Tests and Quizzes
  • ...and more

The Balcony Overview

"The Balcony" is a play by Jean Genet, falling into the genre of Theater of the Absurd. The play involves the visitors to, and residents of, a brothel that caters to the sexually-perverse and deranged, while a revolution rages across the country. As such, "The Balcony" deals with important themes of deceit, death, irony, and others.

Study Pack

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The Balcony Study Guide

Lesson Plan

The Balcony Lesson Plans contain 113 pages of teaching material, including: