The One-Act Play Companion - A Guide to Plays, Playwrights and Performance

The One-Act Play Companion - A Guide to Plays, Playwrights and Performance $25.99

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Colin Dolley & Rex Walford

Published by Methuen

Sourcing one-act plays to perform is notoriously hard but not with this A-Z Guide to the work of more than 250 playwrights

Multiple styles, nationalities and periods are covered, offering a treasure trove of compelling moments of theatre waiting for you to discover

Guidance on performing and staging one-act plays is also covered as well as essential contact information and where to apply for Performance Rights

A chapter introducing the History of the One-act Play rounds off this definitive guide


"A wonderful resource" ~ Alan Ayckbourn

"'A truly entrepreneurial publishing feat ... Rich in diverse content ... a veritable cornucopia ... I suggest that you order your copy of this indispensable work" ~ Amateur Stage

""This is a book I have no hesitation in recommending - my only complaint is that every time I pick it up I spend far too long pottering through its pages" ~ Prompt Magazine Avon Association

"'... a very interesting, challenging and creative book, which should provide an engaging and provocative stimulus for young people, teachers and youth theatre workers'" ~ Youth Drama Ireland

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