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playwright

a person who writes plays
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Others worked spasmodically, like the wild Irish playwright, who would shut himself up for a week at a time, then emerge, pale and drawn, to play like a madman against the time of his next retirement.
Davaoeno playwright Karl Caminade (whose work, 'Ang Pagbabalik at Paglisan,' is one of the six new pieces to be performed as staged readings at the VLF) sees EVLF as an opportunity to expand his voice.
* The Lark and Venturous Theater Fund of the Tides Foundation in New York City have announced the playwrights chosen for the second Venturous Playwright Fellowship.
An avant-garde playwright who wrote from the creative subconscious, Fornes wrote over 40 plays and won many Obies (the off-Broadway awards).
Summary: Washington D.C [USA], Aug 27 (ANI): American playwright and author Neil Simon died at the age of 91 due to complications from pneumonia at NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital in Manhattan.
Summary: Movie will be based on the autobiographical musical by 'Rent' playwright Jonathan Larson
In this accessible guide for aspiring playwrights, author Jon Klein, an experienced playwright himself, gives advice on becoming a playwright, writing and developing your first play, submissions, agents, rehearsal and production, publishing and professional decisions, and building a reputation.
"Nassim," a critically acclaimed play written by Iranian playwright and conscientious objector Nassim Soleimanpour, challenges the usual stage play format.
"Prof Pak's residency is a reflection of her success as both a playwright and a professor.
The death of legendary American playwright Edward Albee, at the age of 88, marks the end of an era.
A playwright, also known as a dramatist, is a person who writes dramatic literature or drama.
First, the emphasis on a playwright's emergence, without addressing that development beyond his or her initial decade of work, obscures the mature work of those playwrights.