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also play·wright·ing  (plā′rī-tĭng)
The writing of plays.


(ˈpleɪˌraɪtɪŋ) or


(Literary & Literary Critical Terms) the writing of plays


or play•wright•ing

(ˈpleɪˌraɪ tɪŋ)
the writing of plays.
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If Shakspeare came to life again, and talked of playwriting, the first pretentious nobody who sat opposite at dinner would differ with him as composedly as he might differ with you and me.
But these things are only the corollaries of all successful playwriting and of all art.
Our aim, however, alongside a few other local companies, is to broaden out people's experience to appreciate our heritage of brilliant, thought provoking, playwriting.
She'd called to tell me I'd been awarded an NEA/TCG playwriting fellowship.
Two highly commended awards of PS1,500 are also on offer to runners up in the second Liverpool Hope Playwriting Prize.
The last in a series of writersAE Companion books, Playwriting presents inspirational and practical advice.
com)-- The Armenian Dramatic Arts Alliance (ADAA) is proud to announce that its biennial $10,000 prize for playwriting is now named the Saroyan/Paul Playwriting Prize for Human Rights/Social Justice, and will begin accepting submissions in January 2016.
Muscat, Aug 5 (ONA) The 21st version of Youth Literary and Art Forum will be held in the Wilayat of Nizwa during the period of August 9th till 13th with wide participation from the Sultanate's youth intellectuals in poetry, short story, researches and playwriting.
In "How I Did It: Establishing A Playwriting Career", Harbison draws upon his experience and expertise to provide aspiring playwrights with a thoroughly user friendly, 342 page instruction manual and guide in the form of Q&A interviews with thirty professional playwrights.
DENBIGHSHIRE-BORN writer Chris Bennion has been shortlisted for a PS10,000 comedy playwriting award.
Among the writers tak-tak ing part is Anna Jordan, who won the Bruntwood Prize for playwriting.