EOneill.com is an electronic forum and archive devoted to the American playwright, Eugene O'Neill.
A comprehensive grouping of on-line essays, reviews, analyses and various other material related to the works of Samuel Beckett.
Playwright and theatre director Peter Gill who directed at the Royal Court, founded Riverside Studios and the National Theatre Studio.
Information about playwright Tennessee Williams, including a biographical and critical article, a list of published works, and other information resources.
Samuel Beckett Samuel Beckett was born on Good Friday, April 13, 1906, near Dublin, Ireland. Raised in a middle class, Protestant home, the son of a quantity surveyor and a nurse, he was sent off at the age of 14 to attend the same school which Oscar Wilde had attended. Looking back on his childhood, he once remarked, I had little talent for happiness. Beckett was consistent in his loneliness.
Neil Simon: A Memoir: The Play Goes On By Neil Simon Simon & Schuster, $27 ISBN 0684846918 Look who's talking in BookPage! Howard Bahr Kevin Baker Dave Barry Ben Bova Carrie Brown Jill Conner Browne Winston S. Churchill Beverly Cleary Patricia Cornwell Robert Crais Jeffery Deaver Barbara Delinsky Bret Easton Ellis Harold Evans Kinky Friedman Douglas Gresham David Guterson Melinda Haynes Patrick ...
Biography of American playwright Arthur miller--plus links to all of his works currently in print.
Biography of American playwright Tennessee Williams, plus links to all of his works currently in print.
Biography of American playwright Eugene O'Neill, plus links to all of his works currently in print.
Read Creatures That Once Were Men by author Maxim Gorky, FREE, online. (Table of Contents.) This book and many more are available.
Biography of American playwright Edward Albee, plus links to all of his works currently in print.
Biography of English playwright Tom Stoppard, plus links to all of his works currently in print.
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Biography of English playwright Caryl Churchill, plus links to all of her works currently in print.
Biography of American playwright David Mamet.
Wole Soyinka is among contemporary Africa's greatest writers. He is also one of the continent's most imaginative advocates of native culture and of the humane social order it embodies. Born in Western Nigeria in 1934, Soyinka grew up in an Anglican mission compound in Ak. A precocious student, he first attended the parsonage's primary school, where his father was headmaster, and then a nearby ...
Biography of French playwright Jean Genet, plus links to all of his works currently in print.
Biography of the Elizabethan playwright Thomas Kyd--plus links to all of his works currently in print.
Biography of American playwright William Inge, plus links to all of his works currently in print.
Biography of Hungarian dramatist Odon von Horvath, plus links to all of his works currently in print.
Biography of African-American playwright August Wilson, plus links to all of his works currently in print.
Wole Soyinka, a Nobel Prize Laureate in Literature, at the Nobel Prize Internet Archive.
Biography of Russian dramatist Maxim Gorky, plus links to all of his works currently in print.
Biography of American playwright Tony Kushner, plus links to all of his works currently in print.
Plays by Neil Simon -------------------- Come Blow Your Horn Barefoot in the Park The Odd Couple Sweet Charity The Star-Spangled Girl Plaza Suite Promises, Promises Last of the Red Hot Lovers The Gingerbread Lady Prisoner of Second Avenue The Sunshine Boys The Good Doctor Gods Favorite California Suite Chapter Two Theyre Playing Our Song I Ought to Be in Pictures Fools Brighton Beach Memoirs ...
Biography of German playwright Franz Xaver Kroetz, plus links to all of his works currently in print.
Biography of American playwright Maxwell Anderson, plus links to purchase all of his works currently in print.
Biography of American playwright Lillian Hellman, plus links to all of her works currently in print.
Index of documents pertaining to American dramatist Eugene O'Neill.
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Discovered and championed by the existentialist Jean Paul Sartre, the French writer Jean Genet was an exponent of the theater of the absurd, inventing a highly personal metaphoric imagery...
French writer Jean Giraudoux, while successful as a novelist, is most remembered for his dramas. He developed an antiheroic attitude of comic irony, a shift from romantic and realistic traditions...
An article examining the life and works of America's first true dramatic genius, Eugene O'Neill.
Biography of American playwright Beth Henley, plus links to all of her works currently in print.
Biography of English dramatist Harley Granville-Barker, plus links to all of his works currently in print.
T h e s a l o n i n t e r v i e w | Tony Kushner coming out as a socialist America's real taboo is talking about a different society, says the Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright By CHRISTOPHER HAWTHORNE Illustration by Zach Trenholm in the early '90s, Angels in America transformed Tony Kushner from a young writer working in obscurity into the most highly acclaimed playwright of his generation. ( ...
Salon Magazine: Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright David Mamet trashes the Internet, denounces 'Schindler's List' and praises summer movies as the reappearance of ancient mystery cults. ...
Biography of British dramatist Peter Shaffer, plus links to all of his works currently in print.
Choose another writer in this calendar: by name: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z by birthday from the calendar. Credits and feedback BEN HECHT (1893-1964) American screenwriter, director, producer, playwright, novelist, the Shakespeare of Hollywood , who received screen credits, alone or in collaboration, for the stories or screenplays of some 70 films. As a prolific ...
Biography of American dramatist Terrence McNally, plus links to all of his works currently in print.
John Osborne biographical notes and tribute by David Hare ...
Biography of English dramatist John Osborne, plus links to all of his works currently in print.
Choose another writer in this calendar: by name: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z by birthday from the calendar. Credits and feedback Jean Genet (1910-1986) French writer, a convicted felon, who as a dramatist became one of the the leading figures in the avant-garde theater. Genet has described in his works the underworld, male prostitutes, convicts, pimps and social outcasts.
Biography of British playwright David Hare, plus links to all of his works currently in print.
Biography of Nigerian playwright Wole Soyinka, plus links to all of his works currently in print.
Biography of American playwright Neil Simon, plus links to all of his works currently in print.
A biography of the Irish dramatist.
By transforming the collision of people and ideas into provocative stories, Britain ...
ISU Play Concordances: Juno and the Paycock This WWW site contains the complete dialogue from O'Casey's play Juno and the Paycock in a full concordance format: every word in the dialogue of the play is indexed and connected to its textual context. You can search it for wordlists (alphabetic and frequency-ordered), for KWIC concordances, and for collocations (in the context around the keyword).
Biography of English dramatist Michael Frayn, plus links to all of his works currently in print.
A brief biography of American dramatist John Guare; includes a list of related links.
Complete e-text of the play by Walter Wykes.
Tony Kushner - Steven Barclay Agency represents some of our culture's most important and thought-provoking voices. For lectures, readings, workshops, and conferences.
Biography of Irish playwright Sean O'Casey, plus links to purchase all of his works currently in print.
An index of poems by John Millington Synge.
Biography of American dramatist Lanford Wilson, plus links to all of his works currently in print.
Biography of American playwright Donald Margulies, plus links to all of his works currently in print.
Information about writer Beth Henley, including a biographical and critical article, a list of published works, and other information resources.
Biography of Indian playwright Girish Karnad, plus links to purchase all of his works currently in print.
PULITZER PRIZE WINNER-DRAMA April 13 , 2000 Another in our conversations with winners of this year's Pulitzer prizes in the arts, and once again to Elizabeth Farnsworth. ELIZABETH FARNSWORTH: The Pulitzer for drama this year went to Donald Margulies for his play Dinner with Friends. It's a rueful comedy about love, commitment, and friendship in the age of divorce. The play is currently running ...
A biography of American playwright William Vaughn Moody.
The complete text of the play by Walter Wykes.
Biography of American playwright Christopher Durang, plus links to all of his works currently in print.
A biography of American playwright John Guare.
A biography of American dramatist John Guare, plus links to purchase all of his works currently in print.
August Wilson - a timeline Originally published Dec. 5, 1999 Thursday, December 16, 1999 Compiled by Chris Rawson, Post-Gazette Drama Critic April 27, 1945: Born Frederick August Kittel to Daisy Wilson and Frederick Kittel, a red-haired baker who emigrated from Germany at 10. The fourth child of six, his siblings are: Freda Ellis (the Hill), Linda Jean Denoya (Swissvale), Edwin Kittel (Dormont), ...
American Theatre masters Lanford Wilson and Marshall Mason bring their golden touch to the Copper State.
Exploring women writers and the reasons we should read them-- ...
An article originally published in 1926, examining the rise to fame of Irish dramatist Sean O'Casey.
OZARK ROOTS October 7, 1999 Correspondent Spencer Michaels reports on Lanford Wilson s new play set in the Ozarks, Wilson s boyhood home. SPENCER MICHELS: The Ozarks in Southern Missouri is the setting for many of the plays of native son Lanford Wilson. The Ozarks, as he puts it: Lakes and rivers, great fishing, the whole countryside so beautiful in the spring it could break your heart. Dogwood ...
Family Survival Christopher Durang Interview by Arthur Holmberg Arthur Holmberg: Of all your plays Bette and Boo is your favorite. Why Christopher Durang: Since it's based on my parents, it's more emotionally close to me than some of my more surreal plays. And then I like the balance of the comic and the sad. It should play as funny, but you should care about the characters and feel sad for ...
An analysis of the theatrical art of Jean Giraudoux.
Biography of German dramatist Georg Kaiser, plus links to all of his works currently in print.
An analysis of the early absurdist dramas of Arthur Adamov.
An index of poems by Walter Wykes.
Miller, Mary - award-winning writer, playwright and author ...
Home Subscribe Current Issue Back Issues Anthology Events Workshops: Belize New York Online Submissions Contests The Virtual Studio Literary Links About Search Vol. 4, No. 4 Why Read Plays by Edward Albee The question is so absurd that we need not only answer it but find out why it's being asked as well. Most simply put: plays--the good ones, at any rate, the only ones that matter--are ...
Home Subscribe Current Issue Back Issues Anthology Events Workshops: Belize New York Online Submissions Contests The Virtual Studio Literary Links About Search Vol. 3, No. 1 The Screenplay and the State Fair by David Mamet It occurred to me that we were in the midst of a stock market boom. First one and then another of my friends had mentioned this or that young person who'd drastically ...