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Playwright
   in French is   
Dramaturge
Augusta Lady Gregory
   is known as a   
Playwright
Co-founder of Abbey Theatre died 1932
Oscar Wilde
   is known as a   
Playwright
Playwright/poet/wit. Died 1900
Spike Milligan
   is known as a   
Playwright
George Bernard Shaw
   is known as a   
Playwright
Arthur Miller
   is a   
Playwright
1984
Neil Simon
   is a   
Playwright
1995
Edward Albee
   is a   
Playwright
1996
Adolph Green
   is a   
Playwright
1991 Part of the writing team Comden & Green
Betty Comden
   is a   
Playwright
1991 Part of the writing team Comden & Green
Ruby Dee
   is a   
Playwright
2004
Anthony Minghella
   was a   
Playwright
Also a film director & screenwriter. Won the Oscar for The English Patient in 1996. 6 Jan 1954, Ryde, Isle of Wight, U.K. - 19 Mar 2008 London, U.K.
Arthur Miller
   was a   
Playwright
D. February 10th 2005
Working Class Playwright
   was performed by   
Chapman, Cleese, Idle, Jones and Palin
Mum: "He's had a hard day dear... his new play opens at the National Theatre tomorrow." Ken: "Oh that's good." Dad: "Good? Good?? What do you know about it? What do you know about getting up at five o'clock in t'morning to fly to Paris... back at the Old Vic for drinks at twelve, sweating the day through press interviews, television interviews and getting back here at ten to wrestle with the problem of a homosexual nymphomaniac drug-addict involved in the ritual murder of a well known Scottish footballer· That's a full working day, lad, and don't you forget it!" Mum: "Oh, don't shout at the boy, father." Dad: "Aye, 'ampstead wasn't good enough for you, was it? ... you had to go poncing off to BarnsIey, you and yer coal-mining friends." (spits)
Harold Pinter
   was a   
Playwright
British Playwright, Director, Actor, Poet and Political Activist. He has been called the most influential and imitated playwright of his generation. In 2005 he was awarded the Nobel Prize for Literature.
Aeschylus
   was a   
Greek Playwright
Born c.525 BC
Aristophanes
   was a   
Greek Playwright
Acclaimed playwright of Athens many of whose plays still exist; c. 446-386 BC
Eugene O'Neill
   was a/an   
Playwright
Nobel laureate; 1888-1953
Christopher Isherwood
   was a/an   
Playwright
1904-1986 Born in England, he settled in the USA in 1939 and took citizenship in 1946.
Lillian Hellman
   was a/an   
Playwright
Linked throughout her life with left-wing causes, 1905-1984
Lucius Annaeus Seneca
   was a   
Roman Playwright
Known simply as Seneca
Euripides
   was a   
Greek Playwright
Last of the three great Athenian tragedians; c. 480-406 BCE
Sophocles
   was a   
Greek Playwright
Only 7 plays survive in complete form of the 123 written; c. 497-406 BCE
Kalidasa
   was an   
Indian Playwright
Regarded as the greatest poet and dramatist in the Sanskrit language
Menander
   was a   
Greek Playwright
Comic dramatist, c. 342-291 BCE
Plautus
   was a   
Roman Playwright
Titus Maccius Plautus, c. 254-184 BC; comedies among the earliest surviving works in Latin
Terence
   was a   
Roman Playwright
Comedies were performed around 170-160 BC
Thespis
   was a   
Greek Playwright
According to Aristotle, the first person ever to appear on stage as an actor
Peter Barnes
   was a   
Playwright
Author of The Ruling Class
Václav Havel
   was a   
Playwright
Also President of Czech Republic d. 2011
Samuel Beckett
   was a   
Playwright
Also novelist and poet (1906-1989)
Eugene Ionesco
   was a   
Playwright
Romanian-born French avant-garde playwright (1909-1994)
Seamus Heaney
   was a   
Playwright
Irish; 1939-2013
Aristophanes
   was a   
Greek Playwright
Acclaimed playwright of Athens many of whose plays still exist; c. 446-386 BC
Euripides
   was a   
Greek Playwright
Last of the three great Athenian tragedians; c. 480-406 BCE
Sophocles
   was a   
Greek Playwright
Only 7 plays survive in complete form of the 123 written; c. 497-406 BCE
Edward Albee
   was a   
Playwright
D. 2016 Known for works such as The Zoo Story, The Sandbox, Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?
Peter Shaffer
   was a   
Playwright
D. 2016
Arnold Wesker
   was a   
Playwright
D. 2016
Sam Shepard
   was a   
Playwright
D. 2017. True West, Fool For Love.
Tennessee Williams
   was a   
Playwright
1911-1983.






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