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Doris Lessing

DORIS LESSING

  (1919 - 2013)

Nationality:    South African/British
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Literary Agent:    Jonathan Clowes Ltd  

Doris Lessing's plays including biography, theatres, agent, synopses, cast sizes, production and published dates

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below is a list of Doris Lessing's plays - click on a Play Title for more information

        Before the Deluge         Each His Own Wilderness         Making Of the Representative For Planet 8, The         Mr Dollinger         Play With A Tiger         Singing Door, The         Storm, The         Truth About Billy Newton, The



Before the Deluge

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1st Produced:
Bolton's Theatre Club, Drayton Gardens, South Kensington, London    26 Feb 1953

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Each His Own Wilderness

Synopsis:
middle aged, liberal, freethinking woman sells her house so that she may be free - and thus freeing her son too

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1st Published:
in "New English Dramatists Vol.1" Penguin, London, 1959   -

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Genre:
Play/Drama

Parts:
Male:  4            Female:  3            Other:  -

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Making Of the Representative For Planet 8, The

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Notes:
music by Philip Glass

1st Produced:
London    1988

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Genre:
Opera libretto Opera

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Mr Dollinger

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1st Produced:
Oxford    1958

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Play With A Tiger

Play With A Tiger
Play wasted on Hampstead theatre Club, Charles Wood. about a man in a bath.

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1st Produced:
Brighton    1962

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1st Published:
Joseph, London, 1962   -

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Genre:
Contemporary Drama

Parts:
Male:  3            Female:  3            Other:  -

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Singing Door, The

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1st Published:
in "Second Playbill 2", Hutchinson, London, 1973   -

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Genre:
Childrens Youth audience

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Storm, The

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Notes:
Original Playwright - Alexander Ostrovsky

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Organisations:
National Theatre Company

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Genre:
adaptation

Parts:
Male:  6            Female:  6            Other:  -

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Truth About Billy Newton, The

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1st Produced:
Salisbury, Wiltshire    1960

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