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Alaska

Author: D C Moore; Royal Court Theatre.
Publisher: London : Methuen Drama, 2007.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Drama : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Frank is an ordinary bloke who likes smoking, history and playing House of the Dead 3. He can put up with his job on a cinema kiosk until a new supervisor arrives who is younger than him. And Asian. The conflict that arises provokes a spiral of lies and eventual violence that uncovers Frank's façade and raises questions about identity and race in modern Britain.
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Genre/Form: Drama
Plays
Theatre programmes
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: D C Moore; Royal Court Theatre.
ISBN: 9780713688221 071368822X
OCLC Number: 156806872
Notes: "First performance at the Royal Court Jerwood Theatre Upstairs, Sloane Square, London on 24 May 2007"--Added title page.
Description: 64 pages : illustrations ; 20 cm
Other Titles: Royal Court Theatre presents Alaska
Responsibility: D.C. Moore.

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Produced as a programme text for the world premiere of the work at the Royal Court Theatre's Theatre Upstairs, Alaska explores the life and lies of Frank in a play that raises questions about  Read more...

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The measure of DC Moore's quality as a writer is his ability to garner sympathy for this immensely dislikeable university drop-out. The British Theatre Guide

 
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