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My Mother Said I Never Should GCSE Student Guide

Sophie Bush

Sophie Bush is a Lecturer in Performance at Sheffield Hallam University and has previously taught at the Universities of Sheffield, Huddersfield and Manchester Metropolitan. Her research and teaching interests lie in the history, practice and politics of contemporary British Theatre. Her doctorate, on the work of Timberlake Wertenbaker, was awarded by the University of Sheffield in 2011, and in September 2013, her first book The Theatre of Timberlake Wertenbaker was published by Bloomsbury Methuen Drama. She maintains an involvement with practical theatre-making, as director and devisor. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Bloomsbury Methuen Drama, 2016

Short Guides and Biography

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...Written specifically for GCSE students by academics in the field, the Methuen Drama GCSE Guides conveniently gather indispensable resources and tips for successful understanding and writing all in one place, preparing students to approach...

‘Good enough to go on’: The Beginnings of a Playwright

Sophie Bush

Sophie Bush is a Lecturer in Performance at Sheffield Hallam University and has previously taught at the Universities of Sheffield, Huddersfield and Manchester Metropolitan. Her research and teaching interests lie in the history, practice and politics of contemporary British Theatre. Her doctorate, on the work of Timberlake Wertenbaker, was awarded by the University of Sheffield in 2011, and in September 2013, her first book The Theatre of Timberlake Wertenbaker was published by Bloomsbury Methuen Drama. She maintains an involvement with practical theatre-making, as director and devisor. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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The Theatre of Timberlake Wertenbaker

Bloomsbury Methuen Drama, 2013

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... a few loose scenes or a synopsis that was never developed. Wertenbaker claims to have been happy to ‘forget about’ these works, asserting that ‘they didn’t really matter’. Wertenbaker, interview with Bush. But, although...

‘They never went on quests’: The Gender of Identification

Sophie Bush

Sophie Bush is a Lecturer in Performance at Sheffield Hallam University and has previously taught at the Universities of Sheffield, Huddersfield and Manchester Metropolitan. Her research and teaching interests lie in the history, practice and politics of contemporary British Theatre. Her doctorate, on the work of Timberlake Wertenbaker, was awarded by the University of Sheffield in 2011, and in September 2013, her first book The Theatre of Timberlake Wertenbaker was published by Bloomsbury Methuen Drama. She maintains an involvement with practical theatre-making, as director and devisor. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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The Theatre of Timberlake Wertenbaker

Bloomsbury Methuen Drama, 2013

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... of movement. Yes. So. Off with these tubes, I have a smock, gaiters, a cap. That’s better. I can jump brooks, I can crawl through bushes, I can run! Wertenbaker, ‘Variations’, 18. At first, male clothing provides...

Introduction: Timberlake Wertenbaker’s Floating Identities

Sophie Bush

Sophie Bush is a Lecturer in Performance at Sheffield Hallam University and has previously taught at the Universities of Sheffield, Huddersfield and Manchester Metropolitan. Her research and teaching interests lie in the history, practice and politics of contemporary British Theatre. Her doctorate, on the work of Timberlake Wertenbaker, was awarded by the University of Sheffield in 2011, and in September 2013, her first book The Theatre of Timberlake Wertenbaker was published by Bloomsbury Methuen Drama. She maintains an involvement with practical theatre-making, as director and devisor. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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The Theatre of Timberlake Wertenbaker

Bloomsbury Methuen Drama, 2013

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... Wertenbaker , interview with Sophie Bush , London , 11 February 2010. Consequently, I avoid reading the work according to potentially restrictive...

Ramona Tells Jim  

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Sophie Wu

~playauthor~Written by~ Sophie Wu

Nick Hern Books, 2017

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Scenes: 15, Roles: Total (3), Female (2), Male (1), Unassigned (0)

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...Sophie Wu's Ramona Tells Jim is darkly comic debut play about confession and the gravity of young love. It was commissioned by the Bush Theatre, London, and first performed there on 20 September 2017. The play takes place...

Our Country’s Good: Three Professional Perspectives

Sophie Bush

Sophie Bush is a Lecturer in Performance at Sheffield Hallam University and has previously taught at the Universities of Sheffield, Huddersfield and Manchester Metropolitan. Her research and teaching interests lie in the history, practice and politics of contemporary British Theatre. Her doctorate, on the work of Timberlake Wertenbaker, was awarded by the University of Sheffield in 2011, and in September 2013, her first book The Theatre of Timberlake Wertenbaker was published by Bloomsbury Methuen Drama. She maintains an involvement with practical theatre-making, as director and devisor. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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The Theatre of Timberlake Wertenbaker

Bloomsbury Methuen Drama, 2013

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... that she was so impressed with their work that she met with them and wrote an article about the company (discussed by Bush in Chapters One and Three) for a magazine, who then refused to publish it on the grounds that it was ‘too political’; she...

‘Landscapes with figures in them’: On Pity and Tenderness

Sophie Bush

Sophie Bush is a Lecturer in Performance at Sheffield Hallam University and has previously taught at the Universities of Sheffield, Huddersfield and Manchester Metropolitan. Her research and teaching interests lie in the history, practice and politics of contemporary British Theatre. Her doctorate, on the work of Timberlake Wertenbaker, was awarded by the University of Sheffield in 2011, and in September 2013, her first book The Theatre of Timberlake Wertenbaker was published by Bloomsbury Methuen Drama. She maintains an involvement with practical theatre-making, as director and devisor. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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The Theatre of Timberlake Wertenbaker

Bloomsbury Methuen Drama, 2013

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... myself’. Wertenbaker, interview with Bush. Wertenbaker, interview with Bush.A similar theme is apparent in Three Birds Alighting on a Field (1991), a study of the contemporary art scene, which predates The Line by almost...

Conclusions

Sophie Bush

Sophie Bush is a Lecturer in Performance at Sheffield Hallam University and has previously taught at the Universities of Sheffield, Huddersfield and Manchester Metropolitan. Her research and teaching interests lie in the history, practice and politics of contemporary British Theatre. Her doctorate, on the work of Timberlake Wertenbaker, was awarded by the University of Sheffield in 2011, and in September 2013, her first book The Theatre of Timberlake Wertenbaker was published by Bloomsbury Methuen Drama. She maintains an involvement with practical theatre-making, as director and devisor. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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The Theatre of Timberlake Wertenbaker

Bloomsbury Methuen Drama, 2013

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... and not despair’. Wertenbaker, interview with Bush. In The Love of the Nightingale, an impassioned chorus argue for the necessity of asking questions; this is something Wertenbaker’s work has never failed to do....

‘The longing to belong’: On Cultural Genealogies

Sophie Bush

Sophie Bush is a Lecturer in Performance at Sheffield Hallam University and has previously taught at the Universities of Sheffield, Huddersfield and Manchester Metropolitan. Her research and teaching interests lie in the history, practice and politics of contemporary British Theatre. Her doctorate, on the work of Timberlake Wertenbaker, was awarded by the University of Sheffield in 2011, and in September 2013, her first book The Theatre of Timberlake Wertenbaker was published by Bloomsbury Methuen Drama. She maintains an involvement with practical theatre-making, as director and devisor. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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The Theatre of Timberlake Wertenbaker

Bloomsbury Methuen Drama, 2013

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... Wertenbaker, interview with Bush. These assurances seem somewhat disingenuous. Wertenbaker’s comprehensive understanding of the politics of language is evident throughout her oeuvre. It is particularly apparent in this play’s...

‘To speak in order to be’: On Language and Identity

Sophie Bush

Sophie Bush is a Lecturer in Performance at Sheffield Hallam University and has previously taught at the Universities of Sheffield, Huddersfield and Manchester Metropolitan. Her research and teaching interests lie in the history, practice and politics of contemporary British Theatre. Her doctorate, on the work of Timberlake Wertenbaker, was awarded by the University of Sheffield in 2011, and in September 2013, her first book The Theatre of Timberlake Wertenbaker was published by Bloomsbury Methuen Drama. She maintains an involvement with practical theatre-making, as director and devisor. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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The Theatre of Timberlake Wertenbaker

Bloomsbury Methuen Drama, 2013

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... to that generation, they say, ‘oh, you know Basque, it’s so backwards’ […]. So that’s how they did it, you know, by making people ashamed of their language. Wertenbaker, interview with Bush. Wertenbaker’s account,...