The Oberon book of monologues for Black actors : classical and contemporary speeches from Black British plays : monologues for women. Volume 1 / selected and edited by Simeilia Hodge-Dallaway.

Other titles
  • Classical and contemporary speeches from Black British plays
  • Monologues for women
Published
  • London : Oberon Books Ltd 2013
Physical description
1 online resource (129 pages)
ISBN
  • 9781783195558
  • 178319555X
Notes
  • Other format: Also available online.
  • Reproduction available: Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Mode of access: World Wide Web. System requirements: Adobe Acrobat Reader or other PDF reader (latest version recommended); Internet Explorer or other browser (latest version recommended).
  • English
  • Print version record.
Contents
  • Flesh to a tiger / Barry Reckord -- The death of a black man / Alfred Fagon -- Strange fruit / Caryl Phillips -- Meetings / Mustapha Matura -- Rose's story / Grace Dayley -- Chiaroscuro / Jackie Kay -- Black street mammy / Trish Cooke -- The dragon can't dance / Earl Lovelace -- Mules / Winsome Pinnock -- To Rahtid / Sol B River -- Absolution / Malika Booker -- The gift / Roy Williams -- Shoot 2 win / Jo Melville, Tracey Daley and Jo Martin -- B is for black / Courttia Newland -- Two step / Rhashan Stone -- Fix up / Kwame Kwei-Armah -- Gone too far! / Bola Agbaje -- Black crows / Linda Brogan -- Muhammed Ali and me / Mojisola Adebayo -- Family man / Rikki Beadle-Blair -- Random / debbie tucker green -- Identity / Paul Anthony Morris -- Egusi soup / Janice Okoh -- Chewing gum dreams / Michaela Coel -- Resurrections in the season of the longest drought / 'Biyi Bandele-Thomas.
Related item
Genre
  • Drama
  • Drama.
  • Electronic books.
  • Monologues (Drama)
  • Plays - England - 2013.
  • text
Language
  • English
Internet Resources

Summary

  • Foreword by Naomie Harris How many Black British plays can you name? Inspired by both classical and contemporary plays, The Oberon Book of Monologues for Black Actresses gives readers an insight into some of the best cutting-edge plays written by black British playwrights, over the last sixty years. This collection features over twenty speeches by Britain's most prominent black dramatists. The monologues represent a wide-range of themes, characters, dialects and styles. Suitable for young people and adults, each selection includes production information, a synopsis of the play.

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University of Aberdeen Libraries Online location Available from Ebook Central. Online version available for university members only. This requires an institutional login.
Aston University Library Online location An e-book from Ebook Central; click to view
Aston University Library: E-book available online
University of Birmingham Libraries Online location Click to View
University of Birmingham Libraries Online location Ebook Central Perpetual Titles
British Library: General Reference Collection, St Pancras Reading Rooms YK.2014.a.19031
British Library: General Reference Collection, St Pancras Reading Rooms YK.2014.a.19029
British Library: General Reference Collection, St Pancras Reading Rooms DRT ELD.DS.552458
University of Cambridge Libraries: University Library: Order from Library Storage Facility (Not borrowable)
University of Cambridge Libraries: University Library: Order from Library Storage Facility (Not borrowable)
Cardiff University Libraries Online location
Cardiff University Libraries Online location
Edge Hill University Online location An electronic book from ProQuest
Edge Hill University: Electronic Resource eBook
University of Essex: East 15 Acting School (Loughton) PN 2080.O3
University of Essex: East 15 Acting School (Loughton) PN 2080.O3
University of Huddersfield Library Online location Ebook Central Academic Complete UKI Edition
University of Huddersfield Library Online location Ebook Central Academic Complete UKI Edition
National Library of Scotland: General Reading Room, Edinburgh (stored offsite) PB5.214.128/12
National Library of Scotland: General Reading Room, Edinburgh (stored offsite) PB5.214.129/1
National Library of Wales / Llyfrgell Genedlaethol Cymru: Contact the National Library of Wales / Llyfrgell Genedlaethol Cymru PRINT 2012 MA 35685
National Library of Wales / Llyfrgell Genedlaethol Cymru: Contact the National Library of Wales / Llyfrgell Genedlaethol Cymru PRINT 2012 MA 35686
National Library of Wales / Llyfrgell Genedlaethol Cymru Online location
University of Oxford Libraries: Bodleian Library Week 03 (14)
University of Oxford Libraries: Bodleian Library Week 03 (14)
University of Reading Library Online location
University of Reading Library: University Library: Electronic resource XX(1833668.1)
Royal Welsh College of Music & Drama / Coleg Brenhinol Cerdd a Drama Cymru: Book D 7.44681 O
Royal Welsh College of Music & Drama / Coleg Brenhinol Cerdd a Drama Cymru: Book D 7.44681
University of Salford Online location Ebook Central Academic Complete
University of Salford Online location Ebook Central Academic Complete UKI Edition
University of Salford Online location Ebook Central Academic Complete
University of Salford Online location Ebook Central Academic Complete UKI Edition
Trinity College Dublin Library: Ussher Library PL-584-736
Trinity College Dublin Library: Ussher Library PL-594-839
Victoria and Albert Museum libraries: Blythe House Archive & Study Room: Theatre & Performance Collection PLAYS 248
Victoria and Albert Museum libraries: Blythe House Archive & Study Room: Theatre & Performance Collection PLAYS 247
University of Warwick Library Online location Connect to EBSCO e-book

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