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Shorts By David Edgar

Shorts by David Edgar

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A collection of shorter plays from stage and television by one of the UK's foremost political playwrights.

Shorts Summary

Shorts by David Edgar

A collection of shorter plays from stage and television by one of the UK's foremost political playwrights. Included are: Blood Sports, five hilarious sketches on sporting subjects Ball Boys, an unlikely match between Marx and tennis Baby Love, a powerful and moving account of a baby-snatcher The National Theatre, 'Three Sisters' in a strip club The Midas Connection, an ironic look at gold dealing Especially suitable for performances by groups with limited time and/or resources, all the pieces engage - however wryly - with important issues. The whole collection sheds fascinating new light on Edgar the dramatist.

About David Edgar

David Edgar is best known for his adaptation of "Nicholas Nickleby" for the RSC (revived in West End, Xmas 2007, Following UK tour), for whom he wrote "Destiny," "Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde," "Pentecost" and "The Prisoner's Dilemma." His plays at the National include "The Shape of the Table," "Entertaining Strangers" with Judi Dench, and "Albert Speer."

Additional information

GOR005549035
9781854590510
1854590510
Shorts by David Edgar
Used - Very Good
Paperback
Nick Hern Books
1989-08-01
160
N/A
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