A Purple Summer
Notes on the Lyrics of Spring Awakening
Author: Steven Sater
In February 1999, Steven Sater conceived the radical notion of creating a rock musical from Frank Wedekind's notorious Symbolist drama, Frühlings Erwachen, and he enlisted his friend and writing partner Duncan Sheik ..
The Playwright's Workbook
Author: Jean-Claude van Italie
A series of 13 written workshops covering: conflict and character: the dominant image: Tennessee Williams and Arthur Miller • Overheard voices: Ibsen and Shakespeare • The solo performance piece: listening for stories • Terror and vuln..
You Can Write a Play!
Author: Milton E. Polsky
Do you have an idea for a play? A situation or experience from your home or work life? Fantasy? With helpful, clear examples, taken from his own experiences in teaching, directing and playwriting, Milton Polsky shows how to find and shape a dram..