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  • n. Alternative spelling of dramaturge.


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  • The dramaturg is a combination research scientist/therapist/spirit guide through the many drafts and revisions that it takes to ready a play for production.

    Tracy Shaffer: So What's a Dramaturg?

  • Who knew that the word "dramaturg" came from Ingmar Bergman and his dramaturg, Ulla

  • That's just one apocryphal Bergman factoid (Webster's dates "dramaturg" back to 1870) that theater producer Andrew Higgie has collected over the half dozen years it has taken him to get the filmmaker's "Through a Glass Darkly" screenplay up and running as a stage play at London's

  • With A Single Woman (the first name of my Jeannette Rankin play) I started with her speeches and then worked my way into her personal life with the help of a dramaturg (the great Rick Foster).

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  • Terry L. Galloway is a deaf writer (poetry, essays, memoir, and plays), director, dramaturg, and performance artist who has an international reputation for scandalous humor combined with incisive insight.

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  • As the company's dramaturg, Scott who had a great deal of influence on casting decisions confessed that listening to a steady stream of singers tended to reveal one flaw after another.

    George Heymont: The Successful Monologist: Nature Versus Nurture?

  • But Anctil steels himself and walks onstage to shake hands with Lenora Dubwig, the group's dramaturg, whatever that is.

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  • I have a dozen or so questions raised not by the complexity of the characters which is genuine but by plot twists that should have been tackled and scaled back by a director or dramaturg.

    Michael Giltz: Theater: Geoffrey Rush In "Madman," Adam Rapp's "Hallway," Shaky Tennessee and Broadway Songs of 1921

  • Before a script lands on the desk of a Broadway producer, the chances are good has landed on the coffee tables of trusted friends and colleagues, in the inbox of an insightful literary manager and in the hands of a skilled dramaturg.

    Tracy Shaffer: So What's a Dramaturg?

  • I find the concept of dramaturg/literary manager as cultural ambassador an intriguing draw to the numerous breakout sessions, networking events and workshops presented by Buntport Theatre and Phamaly.

    Tracy Shaffer: So What's a Dramaturg?


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  • lol you said turd!!!! Now I will say it as dramaturd as well.

    December 9, 2006

  • I always read this as dramaturd.

    December 9, 2006