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Ross & Rachel

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James Fritz

~playauthor~Written by~ James Fritz

Nick Hern Books, 2015

NHB Modern Plays

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Roles: Total (1), Female (1), Male (0), Unassigned (0)

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... and mortality, James Fritz's Ross & Rachel takes an unflinching look at the myths of modern love. It was first produced by MOTOR at the Assembly George Square Theatre as part of the 2015 Edinburgh Festival Fringe....

Critical Responses, 1923–2013

James Moran

James Moran is Head of Drama in the School of English Studies at the University of Nottingham, UK. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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The Theatre of Seán O’Casey

Bloomsbury Methuen Drama, 2013

Books

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... to it obsessively in his writing, knowing, as any admirer of James Joyce would do, that exile could provide a creatively liberating view of home. Irish Independent comments on O’Casey’s autobiographies...

The Fall

Written by

James Fritz

~playauthor~Written by~ James Fritz

Nick Hern Books, 2016

NHB Modern Plays

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Scenes: 3, Roles: Total (10), Female (0), Male (10), Unassigned (0)

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...James Fritz’s The Fall is a play about ageing and intergenerational differences, written to be performed by young people. It was first performed by the National Youth Theatre of Great Britain at the Finborough Theatre, London, on 9 August...

Start Swimming  

Written by

James Fritz

~playauthor~Written by~ James Fritz

Nick Hern Books, 2017

NHB Modern Plays

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Roles: Total (1), Female (0), Male (0), Unassigned (1)

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...James Fritz's Start Swimming is a play that asks what power young people have to affect change and resist authority. It was developed by the Young Vic Taking Part department, and was first performed in The Clare, Young Vic, London, on 26...

Comment Is Free  

Written by

James Fritz

~playauthor~Written by~ James Fritz

Nick Hern Books, 2017

NHB Modern Plays

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Roles: Total (5), Female (2), Male (3), Unassigned (0)

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...James Fritz's play Comment is Free is about a journalist caught up in a devastating media storm. The published version of the play was first broadcast on BBC Radio 4 on 5 October 2016. An earlier version was performed in a staged reading...

Performance History

Andrew James Hartley

Andrew James Hartley is Robinson Professor of Shakespeare studies at UNC Charlotte, USA and is the author ofThe Shakespearean Dramaturg, Julius Caesar, Shakespeare and Political Theatre and the editor of Shakespeare on the University Stage as well as numerous journal articles and book chapters. From 2003 to 2013, he was the general editor of Shakespeare Bulletin. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Julius Caesar : A Critical Reader

Bloomsbury Arden Shakespeare, 2016

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... Were ravish’d, with what wonder they went thence … See Andrew James Hartley , Julius Caesar...

Lava  

Written by

James Fritz

~playauthor~Written by~ James Fritz

Nick Hern Books, 2018

NHB Modern Plays

Playtext

Scenes: 5, Roles: Total (4), Female (2), Male (2), Unassigned (0)

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...James Fritz’s play Lava is a drama set in the aftermath of a asteroid strike on the capital city, exploring grief, masculinity and the power of expression. It was first performed at Nottingham Playhouse on 15 June 2018, produced by Fifth...

Parliament Square  

Written by

James Fritz

~playauthor~Written by~ James Fritz

Nick Hern Books, 2017

NHB Modern Plays

Playtext

Acts: 3, Roles: Total (12), Female (7), Male (5), Unassigned (0)

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...James Fritz's Parliament Square is a play that explores how far an individual should take a gesture of political protest in order to effect change. It won the Judges’ Award in the Bruntwood Prize for Playwriting 2015. It was first...