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At the sharp end : uncovering the work of five contemporary dramatists

Author: Peter Billingham
Publisher: London : Methuen Drama, 2007.
Series: Plays and playwrights.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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'At the Sharp End' is a critical examination of the work of five leading dramatists who have made an indelible mark on today's theatre. Peter Billingham introduces and analyses the work of David Edgar, Mark Ravenhill, David Greig, Tanika Gupta and Tim Etchells of Sheffield-based experimental theatre group, Forced Entertainment.
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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Interviews
Named Person: David Edgar; Tim Etchells; David (Schriftsteller) Greig; Tanika Gupta; Mark Ravenhill; David Edgar; Tim Etchells; David Greig; Tanika Gupta; Mark Ravenhill
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Peter Billingham
ISBN: 9780713685077 0713685077
OCLC Number: 144596302
Description: viii, 264 pages ; 22 cm
Contents: Pointing at sharp ends : an introduction --
David Edgar --
David Greig --
Mark Ravenhill --
Tim Etchells and Forced Entertainment --
Tanika Gupta.
Series Title: Plays and playwrights.
Responsibility: Peter Billingham.

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'Peter Billingham builds a valuable picture of the [modern theatre] scene in the background notes he offers to interviews' The Stage (December 2007)

 
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