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Forestillingsprogram til Oslo Nye Teaters produksjon Amadeus (2001) pdf October 5, 2001 Download

Peter Shaffer

Peter Levin Shaffer (born 1926, dead 2016) was a British playwright. He made his debut with Five Finger Exercise (1958). His further plays include The Royal Hunt of the Sun (1964), Black Comedy (1965) and Equus (1973).

He also wrote movie scripts, including Amadeus (1984), based on a legend of Mozart and his rival relationship to Antonio Salieri, the comedy Lettice and Lovage (1987) and the blood-dripping drama The Gift of the Gorgon (1992). 

He was a professor in modern theatre at Oxford University.


(Objekt ID 20446)
Object type Person
Born 1926 (dead 2016)
Nationality British
Gender Male


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Artworks (8)
Title Publiseringsdato Role
Den rette tonen Script – Author
The Private Ear and The Public Eye 1962, Script, One-act Play – Author
White Lies AKA The White Liars 1967, Script, One-act Play – Author
Equus 1973, Script, Drama – Author
Amadeus 1979, Script, Drama – Author
Black Comedy 1965, Script, Comedy – Author
Lettice and Lovage 1987, Script, Comedy – Author
Five Finger Exercise 1958, Script – Author