Definition of Playwright. Meaning of Playwright. Synonyms of Playwright

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Definition of Playwright

Playwright
Playwright Play"wright`, n. A maker or adapter of plays.

Meaning of Playwright from wikipedia

- A playwright or dramatist is a person who writes plays. The word "play" is from Middle English pleye, from Old English plæġ, pleġa, plæġa ("play, exercise;...
- The Playwright is a 1911 silent film short starring Francis X. Bushman. It was produced at the Essanay Studios, Chicago and released by the General Film...
- This is a list of British playwrights. See also the more extensive list at British playwrights since 1950. Jim Allen John Arden Alan Ayckbourn John Roman...
- John Anthony Miller Jr.; April 22, 1939 – May 13, 2001) was an American playwright and actor. He received the 1973 Pulitzer Prize for Drama and Tony Award...
- John Patrick Byrne (born 6 January 1940) is a Scottish playwright and artist. He wrote The Slab Boys Trilogy, plays which explore working-class life in...
- Sarah Burgess is an American playwright and screenwriter whose works include Dry Powder and Kings and the American anthology true crime television series...
- Sir David Hare (born 5 June 1947) is an English playwright, screenwriter and theatre and film director. Best known for his stage work, Hare has also enjo****...
- Zachariah Linney IV (September 21, 1930 – January 15, 2011) was an American playwright and novelist. Linney was born in Philadelphia, the son of Maitland (née...
- Lee Hall (born 20 September 1966) is an English playwright, television writer, screenwriter, and lyricist. He is best known for writing the screenplay...
- Tony McNamara (born 1967) is an Australian playwright, screenwriter, and television producer. He is also an occasional film director and producer. McNamara...