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Happy Birthday, Sir Arthur Wing Pinero!

English actor and playwright (The Second Mrs. Tanqueray, Trelawny of the ‘Wells’, The Enchanted Cottage*) Sir Arthur Wing Pinero was born on 24 May 1855: 49 more words


Five Fascinating Facts about Patrick Hamilton

Interesting facts about a neglected novelist and playwright

1. Patrick Hamilton’s famous fans and champions have included Doris Lessing and Graham Greene. The playwright and author J. 452 more words


Semiotics in Intertextual Interpretation in Emmy Idegu's Omodoko and Sunnie Ododo's Hard Choice

Author: Mohammed-Kabir Jibril Imanm
Department: Theartre Arts
Affiliation: Nnamdi Azikiwe University Awka

Texts are absorption and transformation of other texts with the aid of semiotics; signs and their signifying systems. 317 more words

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Five Fascinating Facts about Aeschylus

Fun facts about the ancient Greek playwright

1. Of the ninety or so plays Aeschylus is thought to have written, only seven have survived. And one of those we cannot be absolutely sure he wrote: scholars have… 470 more words


"The Stories of Us" by Jelisa Jay Robinson

Somewhere around the middle of Jelisa Jay Robinson’s The Stories of Us at Teatro Vivo in Austin, it hit me. I couldn’t recall seeing a play that so boldly tackled Blackness, Latinidad, and Afro-Latinidad. 365 more words

The N.E.W: New Experiments in Writing

The N.E.W or New Experiments in Writing was developed by myself and Manchester-based theatre director Barry Evans. Another attempt to introduce new audiences to the Chinese Arts Centre. 85 more words