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Frayn

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(Biography) Michael. born 1933, British playwright, novelist, and translator; his plays include The Two of Us (1970), Noises Off (1982), Copenhagen (1998), and Democracy (2004); novels include A Landing on the Sun (1991) and Spies (2002)
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| TODAY'S BIRTHDAYS: Michael Frayn, writer, 85; Anne Diamond, journalist/TV presenter, 64; Victor Ubogu, former rugby union player, 54; David Arquette, actor, 47; Martin Freeman, actor, 47; Richard Hughes, musician (Keane), 43; Pink, pop singer, 39.
(Laura Frayn) Nowak; cherished grandmother of Daniel, Amanda (Blake) Werner, John Nowak, Katherine (Terry) Banich, Andrew (Laurie) Banich, Rebecca (Patrick) Drewke and great-grandmother of Sadie and Eloise Banich.
BIRTHDAYS: Michael Frayn, writer, 84; Anne Diamond, journalist/TV presenter, 63; Victor Ubogu, former rugby union player, 53; David Arquette, actor, 46; Martin Freeman, actor, 46; Richard Hughes, musician (Keane), 42; Pink, pop singer, 38; Avicii, DJ, 28.
Still, no matter how many times you see "Noises Off," you won't get all the jokes or catch every sight gag in Michael Frayn's rollicking 1982 backstage farce about a second-rate theatrical troupe taking an asinine British sex comedy on a tour of the provinces.
Frayn believes there is more she and Long Susan could do to help these women, but Susan has problems of her own as a business venture seems on the brink of ruin.
HEISENBERG AND BOHR IN THE SIGHT OF FRAYN AND VOLPI
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Based on English playwright Michael Frayn's 1982 play by the same name, Noises Off is the rib- tickling story of the goings- on in a theatre company.
Noises Off Wales Millennium Centre, Cardiff, 7.30pm Tickets: PS18-PS30 Michael Frayn's award-winning backstage farce serves up a play within a play.
The short list for the 2013 prize included Lightning Rods by Helen DeWitt, England's Lane by Joseph Connolly, Skios by Michael Frayn and Heartbreak Hotel by Deborah Moggach.
SKIOS Michael Frayn (Faber and Faber, pounds 15.99) A dramatist best known for his spoof Noises Off, currently running to rave reviews in the West End, Michael Frayn's novels are - reliably - an even greater delight.