Synopses & Reviews
The Dissolution of Dominic Boot
'M' is for Moon Among Other Things
If You're Glad I'll Be Frank
Where Are They Now?
Artist Descending a Staircase
The Dog It Was That Died
In the Native State
Introduced by the author, this second collection of work by Tom Stoppard contains his radio plays, written between 1964 and 1991. These plays reflect the full range of Stoppard's gifts as well as his craftsmanship and versatility. His work for radio complements (and sometimes prefigures) his work for the stage.
Included in this volume is In the Native State, which became the stage play Indian Ink.
Albert's Bridge won the Italia Prize and In the Native State won a Sony Award.
A collection of Tom Stoppard's radio plays, written between 1964 and 1991, including "In the Native State", which became the stage play "Indian Ink".
About the Author
's other work includes Rosencrantz and Guildenstern Are Dead
(Tony Award), Jumpers
(Tony Award), Night and Day
, After Margritte
, The Real Thing
(Tony Award), Enter a Free Man
(Evening Standard Award, The Oliver Award and the Critics Award) and Indian Ink
(a stage adaptation of his own play, In the Native State
). His work for television includes Professional Foul
(Bafta Award, Broadcasting Press Guild Award). His film credits include Rosencrantz and Guildenstern Are Dead
which he also directed (winner of the Golden Lion, Venice Film Festival).
Table of Contents
1. The real Inspector Hound ; After Magritte ; Dirty Linen ; New-found-land ; Dirty linen (concluded) ; Dogg's Hamlet ; Cahoot's Macbeth -- 2. The dissolution of Dominic Boot ; 'M' is for moon among other things ; If you're glad I'll be Frank ; Albert's bridge ; Where are they now? ; Artist descending a staircase ; The dog it was that died ; In the native state -- 3. A separate peace ; Teeth ; Another moon called earth ; Neutral ground ; Professional foul ; Squaring the circle -- 4. Dalliance ; Undiscovered country ; Rough crossing ; On the razzle ; The seagull -- 5. Arcadia ; The real thing ; Night and day ; Indian ink ; Hapgood.