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playwright [ˈpleɪˌraɪt]. n. (Performing Arts / Theatre) a person who writes plays .

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Playwrights application
The Cambridge companion to modern British women playwrights / [edited by] Elaine 24 Women playwrights and the challenge of feminism in the 1970s.
Plays and Playwrights
the winner of the 2nd Annual Playwright Festival singers, dancers and now as playwrights!
Resources for High School Playwrights. Compiled by Joey Madia
Nationwide Young Playwrights Festival,
Boston Playwrights' Theatre Five Down, One Across
PRESS NIGHT: October 2, Saturday night at 8 pm. WHERE: Boston Playwrights' Theatre, 949 Commonwealth Avenue. EMAIL: mdsmith@bu.

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Wasserstein's life no open book
Playwrights' Round Table selects plays for Goring Fest
The Playwrights' Round Table has announced the plays for this year's J0hn Goring Memorial One-Act Festival.
Shining a Light on Wendy Wasserstein's Secretive Life
By Barbara Chai After playwright Wendy Wasserstein won the Pulitzer Prize and Tony Award for “The Heidi Chronicles” in 1989, she became a major player on Broadway and one of the first female playwrights to gain such widespread attention.
Quincy playwright John Picardi publishes his first novel and makes a teacher
“I love the helpless hero, the guy who is trying to figure out how to live and changes his life,” said Quincy playwright and author John Picardi, who celebrated the publication of his first novel last week.
'Wendy' Shines Spotlight On Beloved Playwright
by Heller McAlpin by Julie Salamon Playwright Wendy Wasserstein belongs to that rare group of beloved writers (which also includes Nora Ephron and Anne Lamott) who make readers feel as if they're talking to them personally, like intimate friends.

Suggested Web Resources

Playwright - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Jump to: navigation, search. A playwright, also known as a dramatist, is a person who writes dramatic literature or drama.
Playwrights Horizons
Long running 42nd Street theatre devoted to the creation and production of new works.
Playwrights in the Yahoo! Directory
Explore resources about playwrights, including links to study guides, biographies , bibliographies, analysis, and performances.
Playwrights on the Web
International database of playwrights and their websites, offering production and publishing opportunities.
American Playwrights Index
An index of articles on American playwrights. William Vaughn Moody - A biography of the American playwright.

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