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LSE Literary Festival - Theatre of Action?

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Speaker(s): Matt Charman, John Caird
Chair: Chris Megson

Recorded on 13 February 2010 in Sheikh Zayed Theatre, New Academic Building.

Theatre has a rich tradition of raising political issues, as evidenced in LSE founder George Bernard Shaw's work. A discussion between a playwright and director on whether contemporary drama still aims to challenge audiences.

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