The Oxford Dictionary of Plays

The Oxford Dictionary of Plays

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The Oxford Dictionary of Plays provides accessible, authoritative, handy, and illuminating information on 1000 of the best-known, most popular, and most important plays of world theatre. Each entry contains essential information including title, author, dates of composition and first performance, genre, composition of the cast, a synopsis of the plot, and a brief commentary. Local playwrights featured include Ray Lawler, Bruce Mason, James K. Baxter, Patrick White, Dorothy Hewitt and Louis Nowra. This is an ideal dictionary for students, scholars, theatre professionals - especially directors - amateur drama enthusiasts, and informed theatre-goers.
Publisher: New York ; Oxford : Oxford University Press, c2005.
ISBN: 9780198604174
Branch Call Number: R 809. 2003 PAT
Characteristics: xxxv, 523 p. ; 24 cm.
Alternative Title: Plays


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