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Audrey Wood and the Playwrights

  • Milly S. Barranger

Part of the Palgrave Studies in Theatre and Performance History book series (PSTPH)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xiv
  2. Introduction

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      Pages 1-3
  3. Genesis of an Agent 1905–1940

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  4. The Fearful Path 1941–1970

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      Pages 33-33
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  5. Entrances and Exits 1971–1986

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      Pages 141-141
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  6. Back Matter
    Pages 173-220

About this book

Introduction

From Tennessee Williams and Carson McCullers to Arthur Kopit and Brian Friel, agent Audrey Wood encouraged and guided the unique talents of playwrights in the Broadway theatre of her day. Her quiet determination and burning enthusiasm brought America's finest mid-century playwrights to prominence and altered stage history.

Keywords

America stage theatre

Authors and affiliations

  • Milly S. Barranger
    • 1
  1. 1.New York CityUSA

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