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On the shore of the wide world

Author: Simon Stephens
Publisher: London : Methuen Drama, 2005.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Stockport 2004. Peter Holmes' dad is mastering his card tricks. His sons are plotting ways of leaving home. His wife has never looked so tired. And something is about to happen that will change all their lives irrevocable. Set over the course of nine months, On the Shore of the Wilde World is a play about love, family, Roy Keane and the size of the galaxy. It is also a play about recovery."--Publisher's description.
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Genre/Form: Drama
Plays
English drama
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Stephens, Simon, 1971-
On the shore of the wide world.
London : Methuen Drama, 2005
(OCoLC)605108274
Online version:
Stephens, Simon, 1971-
On the shore of the wide world.
London : Methuen Drama, 2005
(OCoLC)607605930
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Simon Stephens
ISBN: 0413775178 9780413775177
OCLC Number: 60821049
Description: 136 pages ; 20 cm
Responsibility: Simon Stephens.

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The script of On the Shore of the Wide World, a co-production between the Royal Exchange and the National Theatre, which played at both venues in 2005 and won the Olivier Award for Best New Play  Read more...

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'I thought Simon Stephens's play On the Shore of the Wide World was sensational. I was thrilled when it won the Olivier because I thought it was really underrated.' David Eldridge, playwright

 
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