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  • Author:
    Mustapha Matura
  • ISBN:
    088145060X
  • ISBN13:
    978-0881450606
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  • Publisher:
    Broadway Play Pub (May 1988)
  • Pages:
    87 pages
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    Dramas & Plays
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Based on J M Synge’s Playboy of the Western World, Playboy . Mustapha also wrote the television adaptation, screened on BBC2 in 1985. The play was recently revived at the Tricycle Theatre and the Nottingham Playhouse. Poetry & Drama Nonfiction Theatre Plays.

Based on J M Synge’s Playboy of the Western World, Playboy of the West Indies opened at the Oxford Playhouse in 1984 and subsequently toured the UK finishing at the Tricycle Theatre in London. It has also enjoyed huge success in the United States, most notably at The Court Theatre, Chicago; Arena Stage, Washington; New Jersey and Yale Rep. The Court Theatre Chicago's production was nominated for four Jefferson Awards.

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Oberon Books: Playboy of the West Indies by Mustapha Matura. Based on J. M. Synge's Playboy of the Western World

Oberon Books: Playboy of the West Indies by Mustapha Matura. Synge's Playboy of the Western World. It is a satiric comedy about the limits of revolution "

Playboy of the West Indies is a play by Trinidadian playwright Mustapha Matura, a Caribbean version of Synge's The Playboy of the Western World

Playboy of the West Indies is a play by Trinidadian playwright Mustapha Matura, a Caribbean version of Synge's The Playboy of the Western World. Playboy of the West Indies opened at the Oxford Playhouse in 1984 and subsequently toured the UK, finishing at the Tricycle Theatre in London. It is a satiric comedy about the limits of revolution

Mustapha Matura won the George Devine and John Whiting awards in 1971 for his first full-length stage play As.

Mustapha Matura won the George Devine and John Whiting awards in 1971 for his first full-length stage play As Time Goes By, which was staged at the Traverse Theatre Edinburgh and at the Royal Court London. He has since written extensively for stage, screen and radio. A huge success all over the world, Playboy of the West Indies is very popular in the USA, where it was nominated for four Jefferson Awards. Seller Inventory AAJ9781840029246. More information about this seller Contact this seller.

A huge success all over the world, Playboy of the West Indies is very popular in the USA, where it was nominated for four Jefferson Awards.

Select Format: Paperback. ISBN13:9781840029246. Release Date:September 2010.

Possibly this is because its setting, a small fishing village, may have some significance to West Indians but to us it is simply a colourful background for this clever.

Playboy of the West Indies is a play by Trinidadian playwright Mustapha Matura, a Caribbean version of Synge's The Playboy of the Western World. Possibly this is because its setting, a small fishing village, may have some significance to West Indians but to us it is simply a colourful background for this clever adaptation. Michael Billington wrote in The Guardian, "As comedy, Matura's version is hard to fault: he keeps all Synge's surprise entrances and adds to them his own 1950 period.

In his Playboy of the West Indies, which opened at the Mitzi E. Newhouse Theater at Lincoln Center in 1993, Mr. Matura created his own version of John Millington Synge’s The Playboy of the Western World. Matura created his own version of John Millington Synge’s The Playboy of the Western World, transposing the action from Synge’s Ireland to Trinidad. In so doing he turned the story of a once-servile son who brags about killing his tyrannical father into an exploration of Trinidad’s national identity. I wrote this play and my others, he told The New York Times in 1993, because I’m constantly trying to understand the character of Trinidad and the Trinidadians.

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A huge success all over the world, Playboy of the West Indies is very popular in the USA, where it was nominated for four Jefferson Awards.