So you want to. . . be a playwright

What it is: writing drama specifically for the theatre. More formally known as the scripting of plot, theme, characters, dialogue, spectacle and structure.

4th February, 2006

What it is: writing drama specifically for the theatre. More formally known as the scripting of plot, theme, characters, dialogue, spectacle and structure.

The history of Irish theatre can be traced back to the 17th century. However, it was not until the beginning of the 20th century that theatre companies began to emerge that were dedicated to the staging of Irish plays and the promotion of indigenous Irish writers.

Thus Irish writers began to develop...

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