Our Town Study Guide & Essays
Our Town is one of the most performed and best-known plays in American theater; it is a truism in the theater business that every night, somewhere in America, a theater audience is watching Our Town. The play is especially popular in amateur productions, put on by schools or community groups. In…
Our Town study guide contains a biography of Thornton Wilder, quiz questions, major themes, characters, and a full summary and analysis.
- Our Town Summary
- About Our Town
- Character List
- Glossary of Terms
- Major Themes
- Summary and Analysis of Act I - "Daily Life"
- Summary and Analysis of Act II - "Love and Marriage"
- Summary and Analysis of Act III - "I guess you can reckon what that one's about"