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.
- BRIT BOARDS LURE STILES. Hofler, Robert // Daily Variety;12/8/2003, Vol. 281 Issue 45, p5
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.
- 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.
- 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.
- 'Oleanna' sets up exit interview. Cox, Gordon // Daily Variety;11/18/2009, Vol. 305 Issue 33, p3
The article reports on the schedule to close David Mamet's "Oleanna," a revived play with two characters starring Bill Pullman and Julia Stiles on January, 2010 in California. It notes that the show earned 1.7 million dollars and pulled down last week to 241,999 dollars since the performance...
- Top Billing. Lipksy-Karasz, Elisa // WWD: Women's Wear Daily;10/22/2009, Vol. 198 Issue 85, p4
The article profiles actor Bill Pullman. It notes that Pullman is starring in the Broadway play "Oleanna," directed by David Mamet, as a professor who has been accused of sexual harassment by a female student played by Julia Stiles. Pullman says that he decided to join the play due to its drama....
- 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. Verini, Bob // Variety;6/22/2009, Vol. 415 Issue 6, p23
A review is presented of the theatrical production "Oleanna," by David Mamet, featuring Bill Pullman and Julia Stiles.