Playing by the Rules; Plague of Innocence; Beautiful Thing; Snow Orchid v. 5
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Gay Plays by Michael Wilcox
Book DescriptionVolume 5 in Methuen Drama's highly successful series of Gay Plays provides another outstanding selection by playwright Michael Wilcox. Included here is the George Devine winner, Jonathan Harvey's Beautiful Thing: 'deliciously upbeat ...seldom has there been a play which so exquisitely and joyously depicts what it's like to be sixteen, in the first flush of love and optimism. Truly a most unusual and beautiful thing.' (Guardian) Playing by the Rules by Rod Dungate: 'There's such humour in it, such affection and such energy ...the action is swift, sharp and ebullient.' (Plays and Players) Snow Orchid by Joe Pimtauro: 'Primal confrontations, spilled guts and emotional wound-openings show the seismic upheavals that occur within an Italian-American family when Rocco, the father, returns home after two years in a lunatic asylum.' (Independent)
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Book DetailsISBN: 9780413687609
(229mm x 152mm x 16mm)
Imprint: Methuen Drama
Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
Publish Date: 14-Nov-1994
Country of Publication: United Kingdom
Books By Author Michael Wilcox
Mrs Steinberg and the Byker Boy, Paperback (June 2000)
A play from award-winning writer Michael Wilcox.
Wilcox Plays, Paperback (August 1997)
Four plays by a writer at the forefront of 80s theatre
Gay Plays, Paperback (June 1990)» View all books by Michael Wilcox
A collection of four plays written by homosexuals which speak bravely and confidently to all people in a positive affirmation of being homosexual. The plays are: "A Vision of Love Revealed in Sleep", "Days of Cavafy", and two American plays, "Round Two" and "Wild Blue".
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Author Biography - Michael Wilcox
Jonathan Harvey is an award-winning playwright, whose plays include: The Cherry Blossom Tree (Liverpool Playhouse Studio) which won him the 1987 National Girobank Young Writer of the Year Award; Wildfire (Royal Court Theatre); Beautiful Thing (Bush Theatre, London and Donmar Warehouse/Duke of York's Theatre), winner of the John Whiting Award 1994; Babies (Royal National Theatre Studio/Royal Court Theatre), winner George Devine Award 1993 and Evening Standard's Most Promising Playwright Award 1994; Boom Bang-A-Bang (Bush Theatre); Rupert Street Lonely Hearts Club (English Touring Theatre/Contact Theatre Company, Donmar Warehouse/Criterion Theatre); Swan Song (Pleasance/Hampstead Theatre); Guiding Star (Liverpool Everyman/National Theatre); Hushabye Mountain (English Touring Theatre/Hampstead) and Out in the Open (Hampstead Theatre/Birmingham Rep). Television and film work includes: West End Girls (Carlton); Love Junkie (BBC); Beautiful Thing (Channel Four/Island World Productions); Gimme Gimme Gimme (BBC).
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