1984 (Broadway Edition)

Author: George Orwell

Publisher: Oberon Modern Plays

ISBN: 9781786822222

Category: English drama

Page: 96

View: 2104


An edited and updated version of the script that ties in with the 2017 Broadway production.

City of Glass

Author: Paul Auster

Publisher: Oberon Books

ISBN: 9781786821706

Category: English drama

Page: 96

View: 2324


When reclusive crime writer Daniel Quinn receives a mysterious call seeking a private detective in the middle of the night, he quickly and unwittingly becomes the protagonist in a thriller of his own. As the familiar territory of the noir detective genre gives way to something altogether more disturbing, Quinn becomes consumed by his mission, and begins to lose his grip on reality.

Dario Fo

People's Court Jester

Author: Tony Mitchell

Publisher: A&C Black

ISBN: 1408148633

Category: Biography & Autobiography

Page: 532

View: 8071


The first and only full-length critical study of Dario Fo, the 1997 Nobel Prize for Literature Winner This book, now extensively rewritten and updated, remains the only full-length critical study to cover various phases of Dario Fo's theatrical career. It looks at Fo's political influences and also the influence on his work of various theatrical motifs, including the great clown traditions which stretch back to the middle ages. The political work of Dario Fo and his wife/collaborator Franca Rame is charted from the 1960s up to the present to give the reader clear insight into this playwright/performer's unique literary and theatrical strengths. Each of Fo's plays and productions is discussed at length and the author has included an extensive and updated bibliography which includes full production details, quotes and writings about Fo. Always a popular performer in his native Italy, Fo has been one of the world's most performed dramatists. In the author's words: he is the "people's court jester".

The London Stage 1900-1909

A Calendar of Productions, Performers, and Personnel

Author: J. P. Wearing

Publisher: Scarecrow Press

ISBN: 0810892944

Category: Performing Arts

Page: 732

View: 8495


This is a day-by-day calendar of plays produced at the major London theatres from January 1, 1900 to December 31, 1909. Covering dozens of west-end theatres and including production details of thousands of plays, operas, and ballets, this revised edition provides expanded or new information about authors, actors, plots, reviews, and more.

House of Games

Author: David Mamet,Jonathan Katz,Richard Bean

Publisher: Oberon Books Limited

ISBN: 9781849430081

Category: Drama

Page: 92

View: 1804


An adaptation of the well-known 1987 David Mamet film by critically acclaimed and award-winning writer Richard Bean.

Contemporary Authors

A Bio-Biblographical Guide to Current Writers in Fiction, General Nonfiction, Poetry, Journalism, Drama, Motion Pictures, Television, and Other Fields

Author: Gale Group,Ann Evory,Pamela Dear

Publisher: Gale Cengage

ISBN: 9780787630935

Category: Biography & Autobiography

Page: 500

View: 399


In response to the escalating need for up-to-date information on writers, Contemporary Authors(r) New Revision Series brings researchers the most recent data on the world's most-popular authors. These exciting and unique author profiles are essential to your holdings because sketches are entirely revised and up-to-date, and completely replace the original Contemporary Authors(r) entries. For your convenience, a soft-cover cumulative index is sent biannually