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The Playwright's Process: Learning the Craft from Today's Leading Dramatists

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Here is the first and only manual for playwrights ever designed to draw directly from the wisdom of leading contemporary dramatists. Interwoven with hundreds of quotations from the author's own in-depth interview series at the Dramatists Guild, in New York City, The Playwright's Process offers a fresh and lively discussion of the indispensable ingredients of strong dramati ...more
Paperback, 240 pages
Published November 23rd 2011 by Back Stage Books (first published May 1st 1997)
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a great tool for anyone who wants to craft a playwriting class or wants to write plays but doesn't know where to begin.
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A good resource for those who enjoy writing plays.
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Slightly out-of-date in parts, but great pointers.
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