Childe Rowland to the Dark Tower Came
Nigro, Don (American playwright, 19__-____), “Childe Rowland to the Dark Tower Came,”
a __-minute drama in English, set in _____, ____,
© 19__ by Don Nigro;
• in Don Nigro’s Childe Rowland to the Dark Tower Came ([southeast of] Canton, Ohio, U.S.A.: The Author, 19__);
• script/rights available in typescript from Don Nigro, according to a longtime friend of Nigro, Dr. James McGhee, Associate Professor, English & Humanities, director of theatre, Room A-104, York College of Pennsylvania, York, Pennsylvania 17405-7199, U.S.A., telephone 717-846-7788x1401, e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org, http://goose.ycp.edu/~jmcghee.
_____ (m), _____.
• Research could include Robert Browning’s “Childe Roland to the Dark Tower Came,” a __-minute poem composed January, 1852, published 1855.
• Also, research could include The World’s Great Folktales, arranged and edited by James R. Foster (New York: Harper & Bros., 1953); Foster, in turn, got the text from Joseph Jacobs’ English Fairy Tales, illustrated by Margery Gill (London: D. Nutt, 1890; London. Bodley Head, 1968, 1984), 344 pp.
• Samuel French, Inc., has published twelve volumes of Don Nigro’s plays.
• “His plays have been produced at the McCarter Theatre, the WPA Theatre, the Oregon Shakespeare Festival, the Berkeley Stage Company, Manhattan Class Company and in many other theatres all over the United States and in Canada, England and Hungary. Nigro has twice been James Thurber Writer in Residence at Thurber House in Columbus, won grants from the National Endowment for the Arts and twice been a finalist for the National Repertory Foundation’s National Play Award. His work has been commissioned by Actors Theatre of Louisville, optioned by the American Place Theatre in New York, and published by Theatre Communications Group in their Plays in Process series.”—Cincinnati Biographies, http://www.theatretoursinternational.com/Biographies/CNBiogs.html, accessed February 13, 2003.
Browning (Robert Browning, English poet, 1812-1889), source poetry.