Noël Greig


Born
in The United Kingdom
December 25, 1944

Died
September 09, 2009

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Noël Antony Miller Greig (25 December 1944 – 9 September 2009) was a British playwright most noted for his work in radical gay theatre. Greig wrote over 50 plays, as well as directing and producing numerous companies both in the United Kingdom and around the world.

Greig grew up in Skegness in Lincolnshire, and was educated at The Skegness Grammar School, then at King's College London. In 1968, inspired by the London Arts Lab, he started a mixed media arts centre called the Brighton Combination, with Jenny Harris and Ruth Marks.

One of the hallmarks of Greig's plays is their demonstration of gay liberation themes, with characters who choose to actively assert their gay identities. Among several productions, two were directed by Nancy Diuguid:
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Playwriting: A Practical Guide

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Young People, New Theatre: ...

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At Break of Day

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Two Gay Sweatshop Plays: As...

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Trashed

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SuperScripts - Final Cargo

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Poppies

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Rainbow's Ending

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Do We Ever See Grace?

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