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David Calcutt

DAVID CALCUTT

  (1950 - )

Nationality:    English
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below is a list of David Calcutt's plays - click on a Play Title for more information

        Alice Barefoot         Assassin Of the Sun         Beowulf         Bertie Wiggins' Amazing Ears         Black Orpheus         Blue Shoes         Dead Man         Death's Trick         Detention         Dr Jekyll And Mr Hyde         Dracula         Fool's Gold         Gabriel's Hounds         Goat Song         Heaven and Earth         Homer's Odyssey         King Arthur's Sword         King of the City Central         Labyrinth, The         Lady Chatterly's Lover         Lady Macbeth         Lady of Flower and Feathers         Lie Detector         Petey         Playground And Bull         Round the Wrekin         Ruff Moey And the Ballad Of Billy Earp         Salem         Savitri         Spooky         Stupid Trousers         Terrible Fate Of Humpty Dumpty, The         Tess of the d'Urbervilles         Tongues Of Flame         Treasure Island         Troy         Walsall Wake         Walsall's War         Wrath of Achilles, The



Alice Barefoot

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Assassin Of the Sun

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Beowulf

Beowulf
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Nelson Thornes 2001   978-0174326564

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Bertie Wiggins' Amazing Ears

Bertie Wiggins' Amazing Ears
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Oxford University Press 1998   978-0199187843

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Black Orpheus

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Blue Shoes

Blue Shoes
Lucy sees a pair of blue shoes and desperately wants them

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Oxford University Press 1998   978-019918794

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Dead Man

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Death's Trick

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Based on "The Pardoner's" Tale from "The Canterbury Tales"

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Oxford University Press 2002   978-0199159262

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Detention

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School Play Youth audience

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Dr Jekyll And Mr Hyde

Dr Jekyll And Mr Hyde
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Based on the short story by Robert Louis Stevenson

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Nelson Thornes 1999   978-0174325994

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Dracula

Dracula
A modern playscript retelling of Bram Stoker's vampire classic ... He is Nosferatu, the Undead He can walk through locked doors, change his shape Sometimes he looks like a man, sometimes a huge wolf-like dog, or a bat He never grows ill, never dies And if you invite him into your home, he will take your life and your soul

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David Calcutt from Bram Stoker

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Oxford Playscript   978-0198318989

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Fool's Gold

Fool's Gold
Prospero has been searching for the secret of the Philosopher's Stone. Two con men see an opportunity

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A & C Black 2007   978-0713681383

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Gabriel's Hounds

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Goat Song

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Heaven and Earth

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Nelson Thornes 2002   978-0748760176

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Homer's Odyssey

Homer's Odyssey
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Based on "the Odyssey" by Homer

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Nelson Thornes 1999   978-0174325628

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King Arthur's Sword

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Oxford University Press 2002   978-0199159246

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King of the City Central

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Labyrinth, The

Labyrinth, The
The Minotaur and Theseus

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Oxford University Press 2000   978-0198314585

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Lady Chatterly's Lover

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Based on the novel "Lady Chatterly's Lover" by D H Lawrence

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Lady Macbeth

Lady Macbeth
Gruach the daughter of a Pictish king is forced by her father to marry his enemy King Malcolm. Macbeth and Duncan raise an army to fight Malcolm and he and all his followers are slaughtered. Gruach meets Macbeth

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Lady of Flower and Feathers

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Lie Detector

Lie Detector
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Petey

Petey
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Oxford University Press 1998   978-0199187966

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Playground And Bull

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Round the Wrekin

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Ruff Moey And the Ballad Of Billy Earp

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Salem

Salem
The hysteria and fear around the Salem Witch Trials

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Savitri

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Spooky

Spooky
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Stupid Trousers

Stupid Trousers
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Oxford University Press 1998   978-0199187829

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Terrible Fate Of Humpty Dumpty, The

Terrible Fate Of Humpty Dumpty, The
Terry Dumpton starts at a new school and becomes the victim of a gang of bullies

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Tess of the d'Urbervilles

Tess of the d'Urbervilles
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Tongues Of Flame

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Treasure Island

Treasure Island
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Troy

Troy
Radio station Troy 24 is determined to get an exclusive when Achilles returns to the Trojan War determined on revenge for the death of Patroclus

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Walsall Wake

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Walsall's War

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Wrath of Achilles, The

Wrath of Achilles, The
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