People classified with "Playwright"

Total Cataloged: 10

Leo Tolstoy
Tolstoy on 23 May 1908 at Yasnaya Polyana, Photo by Sergey Prokudin-Gorsky
Count Lev Nikolayevich Tolstoy, usually referred to in English as Leo Tolstoy, was a Russian writer who is regarded as one of the greatest authors of all time.

Country of Origin: Russian Federation
Occupation(s): Novelist, Playwright
Contributions catalogued: 76
Mikhail Bulgakov
Mikhail Bulgakov
Mikhail Afanasyevich Bulgakov was a Russian writer, medical doctor and playwright active in the first half of the 20th century. He is best known for his novel The Master and Margarita, published posthumously, which has been called one of the...

Country of Origin: United Soviet Socialist Republic (USSR)
Occupation(s): Medical Doctor, Playwright
Specialty(ies): Russian Literature
Contributions catalogued: 14
Rody Vera
Rody Vera
A prolific writer, Vera has written more than 25 original plays, 10 of which have won Palanca Awards. He has adapted and translated more than 20 plays into Filipino, including those of Bertolt Brecht (“Mother Courage and Her Children”), Shakespeare...

Country of Origin: Philippines
Occupation(s): Playwright, Writer
Specialty(ies): Political Theatre
Contributions catalogued: 1
1 cataloged
Agatha Christie
Agatha Christie
Dame Agatha Mary Clarissa Christie, Lady Mallowan was an English writer. She is known for her 66 detective novels and 14 short story collections, particularly those revolving around her fictional detectives Hercule Poirot and Miss Marple.

Country of Origin: United Kingdom
Occupation(s): Novelist, Playwright, Poet, Memoirist
Specialty(ies): Fictional Crime and Mystery
Contributions catalogued: 108
Jessica Hagedorn
Jessica Hagedorn

Jessica Tarahata Hagedorn was born and raised in the Philippines and came to the United States in her early teens. Her novels include Toxicology, Dream Jungle, The Gangster Of Love, and Dogeaters, winner of the American...


Country of Origin: Philippines
Occupation(s): Poet, Playwright, Musician, Multimedia Performance Artist
Specialty(ies): Filipino Culture, Filipino Literature, American Literature
Contributions catalogued: 10
Steven Boykey Sidley
Steven Boykey Sidley
Award-winning and multi-shortlisted novelist STEVEN BOYKEY SIDLEY has meandered through careers as an animator, chief technology officer for a Fortune 500 company, jazz musician, software developer, video game designer, private equity investor and high technology entrepreneur.

Occupation(s): Novelist, Playwright
Contributions catalogued: 4
Articles published: 1
3 cataloged