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Fifty Playwrights on Their Craft

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ISBN-10: 1474239021

ISBN-13: 9781474239028

Edition: 2018

Authors: Caroline Jester, Caridad Svich

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Fifty Playwrights on their Craft offers, through interviews, an in-depth survey of the most important contemporary playwrights working in the UK and US today as they probe key questions and considerations around their craft. The volume's editors spoke to fifty contemporary playwrights whose voices, thoughts and opinions populate this fascinating study. Through interrogating questions such as how does playwriting help a global dialogue; where do playwrights find the ideas that become the stories and narratives within their plays; how can the stage inform the playwright's creative process; how does crossing boundaries between artforms push the living artform of playwriting forward; and will…    
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Book details

List price: $42.95
Copyright year: 2018
Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing Plc
Publication date: 11/30/2017
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 304
Size: 5.50" wide x 8.50" long x 0.62" tall
Weight: 0.836
Language: English

Claire StonemanClaire Stoneman is Assistant Headteacher at Dame Elizabeth Cadbury Technology College, Birmingham, where she is responsible for the school�s specialism and community cohesion. Prior to this Claire worked for several years as an Advanced Skills Teacher and teaching and learning consultant and trainer in schools in Birmingham and Gloucestershire. She began her career as an English teacher moving on to a number of additional roles including Gifted and Talented Coordinator and Literacy Coordinator. Claire has collaborated with the Birmingham Repertory Theatre for the past eight years and has led sessions on playwriting in many different schools and learning environments.…    

Caridad Svich is founder of NoPassport, a theater alliance and press; associate editor of Contemporary Theatre Review; and drama editor of Asymptote. She is recipient of a 2012 OBIE for Lifetime Achievement.