Things That Go Bump, Volume 1: Plays for Young Adults by Kit BrennanThings That Go Bump, Volume 1: Plays for Young Adults by Kit Brennan

Things That Go Bump, Volume 1: Plays for Young Adults

EditorKit Brennan

Paperback | September 30, 2009

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What is theatre doing to reflect the wishes and concerns of young people right now? This exciting collection of recent Canadian TYA plays provides answers. Plays for elementary school age audiences, as well as scripts designed with young adults in mind, are here together in one volume, opening theatrical doors on a wide range of topics from the serious to the hilarious. These scripts are road-tested: toured by professional companies to schools, theatres, libraries, museums and other assorted venues, they have been seen and enjoyed by many young people across Canada. Included are interviews with the writers discussing themes and concerns of their particular play, as well as topics such as the touring experience, the challenges and thrills of writing for specific age groups, and the impulse behind the writer's work: what is going on in the world that gave spark to the idea?

Editor Kit Brennan is uniquely placed to compile this anthology. She is a nationally produced playwright, as well as professor and coordinator of the BFA Playwriting program at Concordia University's Theatre Department. She also teaches Storytelling, Oral Histories and Narrative Tradition and Performing Stories for Concordia's Theatre...
Title:Things That Go Bump, Volume 1: Plays for Young AdultsFormat:PaperbackDimensions:312 pages, 9 × 6.05 × 0.52 inPublished:September 30, 2009Publisher:Signature EditionsLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:1897109369

ISBN - 13:9781897109366

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