Literary Contexts in Plays: David Mamet's "Oleanna"
- Regional Roundup: Rockies/Southwest. Harris, Caludia // Back Stage;04/24/98, Vol. 39 Issue 17, p15
Focuses on David Mamet's `Oleanna' performed at the Provo Theatre Company in Provo, Utah. Focus on the dangers of political correctness; Battle of the sexes; One-sentence summary of `Oleanna.'
- Those who can't, teach. Davis, Ruth G. // New York;11/21/94, Vol. 27 Issue 46, p22
Reports on the use of the play `Oleanna,' by David Mamet as an illustration of the policy of the company William Morris Agency on sexual harassment. Presentation of the issue on sexual harassment; Views of Mamet's agent Howard Rosenstone on the use of the play without the permission from Mamet.
- The Devil's Advocate: David Mamet's Oleanna and Political Correctness. Piette, Alain // Staging Difference: Cultural Pluralism in American Theatre & Dra;1995, p173
Presents a critical analysis of the play "Oleanna," by David Mamet. Dramatic language used by Mamet; Plot of the play; Issues on political correctness.
- BRIT BOARDS LURE STILES. Hofler, Robert // Daily Variety;
Reports on the expected portrayal by Julia Stiles of the title role of David Mamet's "Oleanna," a play about sexual harassment in a college campus, on the West End in London, England.
- Retired Virginia president accused of sexual assault. // Community College Week;06/30/97, Vol. 9 Issue 24, p2
Presents information on the sexual assault charge in Petersburg, Virginia against retired president of Richard Bland College, Doctor Clarence Maze, Junior, reported by a student. Details of his arrest; Information given by the student; Where the alleged incident took place.
- COMEDY, DRAMA, AND SAND IN YOUR SHOES. Mamet, David // Florida History & the Arts;Summer2006, Vol. 14 Issue 3, p25
This article offers a look at the lineup of activities and events of Florida's Seaside Repertory Theatre, a professional, not-for-profit theatre company founded in 2000. Its Third Annual Gulf Coast Comedy Festival will be held from July 26 through July 29, 2006. Seaside Rep will also present its...
- OLEANNA. Sheward, David // Back Stage (19305966);10/15/2009, Vol. 50 Issue 42, p14
The article reviews the theatrical production "Oleanna," by David Mamet and starring Julia Stiles and Bill Pullman, performed at the Golden Theatre in New York City from October 11, 2009.
- The modern academy raging in the dark: Misreading Mamet's political incorrectness in Oleanna. BADENHAUSEN, RICHARD // College Literature;Fall98, Vol. 25 Issue 3, p1
Provides information on the play `Oleanna,' by David Mamet. Its indictment of political correctness on college campuses in America; The play's treatment of sexual harassment; Details on the characters of the play.
- Mamet show tipped to move to B'way. Cox, Gordon // Daily Variety;6/12/2009, Vol. 303 Issue 48, p1
The article reports that Broadway in New York is likely to get double dose of David Mamet, having a scribe's transfer of "Oleanna," which will probably join the schedule for Fall 2009 and the new play "Race." Accordingly, the project has been developed by producer Jeffrey Finn years ago....