I'm meeting a playwright on Saturday. What questions should I ask? [more inside]
I need to find talented people who are into both theatre writing and web technologies. They should live in Britain or Ireland. I have two weeks. Where should I look?
Has there ever been video game characters in a theatre play ? [more inside]
Looking for examples of diplomats who were/are also involved in the performing arts. [more inside]
Looking for an agent for my playwrighting. [more inside]
I'm having trouble remembering a playwright I read about long ago. IIRC, this playwright is considered an heir to the Brechtian tradition, and he accordingly hated using professional actors with practiced mannerisms. In order to achieve verfremdungseffekt
when directing, he would sometimes cast high schoolers with no previous acting expreience. I think
it might be Edward Bond, but I'm not sure. Any ideas? I'm pretty sure that he's British.