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Twenty New Zealand Playwrights
 

Twenty New Zealand Playwrights (Paperback)

By Forster, Michelanne
By Plumb, Vivienne

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Engaging, astute and sometimes eccentric minds are revealed in these interviews with twenty of New Zealand's best-loved playwrights. This book offers compelling insights - Roger Hall's opinions on language and laughter, Hone Kouka's mission to shatter racial stereotypes, Renee's ... read full description below.

ISBN 9780908607471
Published 20 November 2013 by Playmarket
Format Paperback
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ISBN-13 9780908607471
ISBN-10 0908607474
Stock Available
Status Showing available at publisher; usually ships 7-14 working days
Publisher Playmarket
Imprint Playmarket
Publication Date 20 November 2013
Publication Country New Zealand New Zealand
Format Paperback
Author(s) By Forster, Michelanne
By Plumb, Vivienne
Category Theatre, Drama
Plays & Playwrights
NZ, Maori & Pasifika
New Zealand & Related
Number of Pages 256
Dimensions Width: 190mm
Height: 230mm
Weight 720g
Interest Age General Audience
Reading Age General Audience
NBS Text Other Performing Arts
ONIX Text General/trade
Dewey Code 822.009
Catalogue Code 450873

Description of this Book

Engaging, astute and sometimes eccentric minds are revealed in these interviews with twenty of New Zealand's best-loved playwrights. This book offers compelling insights - Roger Hall's opinions on language and laughter, Hone Kouka's mission to shatter racial stereotypes, Renee's impact on sexuality and feminism in theatre - among lively discussion of the processes, pitfalls and triumphs of twenty playwrights.

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Author's Bio

Vivienne Plumb: Vivienne Plumb (BA, MA, Victoria University of Wellington; DCA, University of Wollongong, Australia) resides in Auckland where she writes fiction, poetry and drama; she has received awards in all three fields. Her mother was a New Zealander, born in Wellington, and her father an Australian, born in Goulburn. Michelanne Forster: Michelanne Forster (BA, University of Auckland; Dip. Teaching with distinction, Auckland Secondary Teachers College) began her writing career in children's television, then moved into writing plays, often based on historical incidents. Her work has been performed throughout New Zealand and internationally.

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