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unnatural pursuit and other pieces

Simon Gray

unnatural pursuit and other pieces

by Simon Gray

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Published by Faber and Faber in London, Boston .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Gray, Simon, 1936-,
  • Gray, Simon, 1936- -- Stage history,
  • Gray, Simon, 1936- -- Diaries,
  • Pinter, Harold, 1930- -- Knowledge -- Performing arts,
  • Dramatists, English -- 20th century -- Biography,
  • Theater -- Production and direction -- Case studies

  • Edition Notes

    StatementSimon Gray.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR6057.R33 C634 1985b
    The Physical Object
    Pagination244 p., [8] p. of plates :
    Number of Pages244
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2320308M
    ISBN 100571137199, 0571137571
    LC Control Number86202983

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    Unnatural Pursuits was produced by the BBC in association with A&E Television Networks in as two hour-long episodes, titles ‘I don’t do Cuddles’ and ‘I’m the Author’. It is based on Simon Gray’s diaries describing his experiences of productions of his plays in the UK and USA. It won an International Emmy for best drama in   Thirty years ago, Richard Dawkins published his groundbreaking book The Selfish Gene. Ian McEwan argues that it is part of a long history of literary science writing, in which the pursuit of truth.


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Create Book: All Authors / Contributors: Simon Gray. Find more information about: ISBN: OCLC Number: The Perils of the Playwright by Simon Callow A review of An Unnatural Pursuit and Other Pieces, first printed in The Sunday Times on 1st September The review is reprinted in Simon Callow’s book My Life in Pieces, published by Nick Hern Books on 3rd June For more information visit the Nick Hern Books website.

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Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders.5/5(3). Simon Gray kept a diary of the original production which was published as An Unnatural Pursuit and other pieces by Faber and Faber in The play was first performed in London's West End on April 7,with Rik Mayall, John Sessions, Sarah Berger, Paul Mooney, Stephen Fry and John Gordon Sinclair, directed by Simon premiered: The Lyric Theatre, Hammersmith, London.

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