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Howard Brenton
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Born in Portsmouth, Hampshire
Born on 13rd of November 1942

Born 1942 - English dramatist.


Wrote for fringe companies during the late 1960s. Plays include The Churchill Play (1974), Weapons of Happiness (1976) and The Genius (1983). Collaborated with David Hare on a number of projects including Pravda (1985). Also written a political thriller, a number of translations and published diaries and essays.

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