Does EA have any plays on his poems?greenspun.com : LUSENET : The Work of Edgar Allan Poe : One Thread
I am doing an Enlish papare and I would like to act out a paly on my own. Does Edgar Allan Poe have any plays that consist of his short stories or even poem
-- Anonymous, April 22, 2001
no, but thank you for asking
-- Anonymous, April 24, 2001
Poe attempted one play in the style of his time, "Politan", set in Rome. The poem "The Conqueror Worm" uses the imagery of a theater play. Though both his parents were stage actors and Poe attended and reviewed plays the theater of his time did not attract him.
-- Anonymous, April 26, 2001