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David Halliwell

DAVID HALLIWELL  (1936 - 2006)

Nationality:    British
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Literary Agent:    NarrowRoad Company  


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Altercation, An         Amour, An         Bleats From A Brighouse Pleasureground         Cock, Hen And Courting Pit         Creatures Of Another Kind         Discussion, A         Experiment, The         Feast, A         Freckled Bum, The         Girl Who Didn't Like Answers, The         Hail Scrawdyke         House, The         In That Summer Of Sweet 16         Janitress Thrilled By Prehensile Penis         Kd Dufford Hears Kd Dufford Ask Kd Dufford How Kd Dufford'll Make Kd Dufford         Last Belch For The Great Auk, A         Little Malcom And His Struggle Against The Eunuchs         Meriel The Ghost Girl         Minyip         Muck From Three Angles         One Sez This Then The Other Sez That         Prejudice         Process Of Elimination, A         Progs         Rite Kwik Metal Tata, A         Tomato Who Grew Into A Mushroom, A         Was It Her?         Who's Who Of Flapland, A



Altercation, An

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Notes:
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1st Produced:
London    1973

Company:
Street Corners

1st Published:
-   -

Music:
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Amour, An

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in 'Fun arts Bus Book', Methuen, London,    -

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Bleats From A Brighouse Pleasureground

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Notes:
broadcast 1972.

1st Produced:
Little Theatre, London    1972

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Play/Drama

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Further Reference:
National Library of Scotland ref: Traverse - Dep.256/Box 27/7

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Cock, Hen And Courting Pit

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National Library of Scotland ref: Traverse - Dep.256/Box 27/7

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Creatures Of Another Kind

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Notes:
improved version of 'Prejudice'

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Discussion, A

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1st Produced:
Arts Centre, Falmouth    1968

Company:
-

1st Published:
in "a Who's Who of Flapland and Other Plays", Faber, London, 1971   -

Music:
-

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Experiment, The

Synopsis:
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Notes:
written with David Calderisi

1st Produced:
London    1967

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Male:  5            Female:  5            Other:  -

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Feast, A

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1st Produced:
Little Theatre, London    1972

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Freckled Bum, The

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1st Produced:
London    1974

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Girl Who Didn't Like Answers, The

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1st Produced:
Mercury, London    1971

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Genre:
play One act

Parts:
Male:  3            Female:  1            Other:  -

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Hail Scrawdyke

Synopsis:
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Notes:
Original, Broadway Aka Little Malcom

1st Produced:
Booth Theatre, New York    1966

Company:
-

1st Published:
Faber and Faber, London, 1967   -

Music:
-

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House, The

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1st Produced:
London    1979

Company:
Joint Stock

1st Published:
Eyre Methuen, London, 1979   -

Music:
-

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In That Summer Of Sweet 16

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Notes:
'The House' Revived

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Janitress Thrilled By Prehensile Penis

Synopsis:
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Notes:
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1st Produced:
Little Theatre, London    1972

Company:
-

1st Published:
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Music:
-

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Further Reference:
National Library of Scotland ref: Traverse - Dep.256/Box 27/7

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Kd Dufford Hears Kd Dufford Ask Kd Dufford How Kd Dufford'll Make Kd Dufford

Synopsis:
Study of man who films himself murdering a little girl.

Notes:
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1st Produced:
LaMDa Theatre, London    1969

Company:
-

1st Published:
Faber and Faber, London, 1970   -

Music:
-

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Genre:
Psychological drama

Parts:
Male:  8            Female:  6            Other:  -

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Last Belch For The Great Auk, A

Synopsis:
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Notes:
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1st Produced:
Mercury, London    1971

Company:
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1st Published:
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Music:
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Little Malcom And His Struggle Against The Eunuchs

Synopsis:
anarchic comedy set in an age given over to youth and rebellion

Notes:
aka Hail Scrawdyke!

1st Produced:
Unity Theatre, London    1965

Company:
-

1st Published:
Faber and Faber, London, 1967   -

Music:
-

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Genre:
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Parts:
Male:  4            Female:  1            Other:  -

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Meriel The Ghost Girl

Synopsis:
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Notes:
broadcast 1976

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Company:
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1st Published:
in "The Mind Beyond", Penguin, London, 1976   -

Music:
-

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One act

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Minyip

Synopsis:
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1st Produced:
London    1974

Company:
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Music:
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Muck From Three Angles

Synopsis:
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Notes:
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Company:
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1st Published:
in "a Who's Who of Flapland and Other Plays", Faber, London, 1971   -

Music:
-

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One Sez This Then The Other Sez That

Synopsis:
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Notes:
Work In Progress

1st Produced:
Tristan Bates, London    1999

Company:
-

1st Published:
-   -

Music:
-

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Prejudice

Synopsis:
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Notes:
aka Creatures of Another Kind

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Company:
Temba

1st Published:
-   -

Music:
-

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Process Of Elimination, A

Synopsis:
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Notes:
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1st Produced:
London    1975

Company:
-

1st Published:
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Music:
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Progs

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1st Produced:
London    1975

Company:
-

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Music:
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Rite Kwik Metal Tata, A

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Tomato Who Grew Into A Mushroom, A

Synopsis:
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Notes:
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1st Produced:
Oxfordshire Tour    1987

Company:
-

1st Published:
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Music:
-

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Was It Her?

Synopsis:
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Notes:
broadcast 1980

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Company:
-

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-

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Genre:
One act

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Who's Who Of Flapland, A

Synopsis:
Set in a self-service cafe, this bizarre black comedy begins with recollections of a swindle involving 2000 boxes of corned beef and a mystery con artist. a series of false identities and improvised aliases build to an increasingly absurd level before one of the two men is caught out. a double cross of the highest order, a Who's Who of Flapland will keep audiences guessing as to Who's who, what's what and why. Confused? You will be. . .

Notes:
broadcast 1967

1st Produced:
London    1969

Company:
Green Banana

1st Published:
in "a Who's Who of Flapland and Other Plays", Faber, London, 1971   -

Music:
-

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Genre:
Play/Drama

Parts:
Male:  2            Female:  -            Other:  -

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