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Play

Informal for an investment or investment decision, especially one that becomes profitable.
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play

1. An investment.
2. See direct play.
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Works under discussion: Down to the Dirt (novel, 2004), Right Away Monday (novel, 2007) and Say Nothing, Saw Wood (stageplay, first performed 2007).
THE IMPORTANCE OF BEING EARNEST Oliver Parker directs Reece Witherspoon, Judi Dench, Frances O'Connor, Rupert Everett and Colin Firth in critically panned adaptation of Oscar Wilde's stageplay. Rental/DVD
Initially a stageplay by a white man, Radiance's transformation into a collaboratively produced film (18) suggests the need to categorise it as an intercultural text.
Based on a stageplay that was specially written for Jane Horrocks it is no surprise to find that she shines in the title role.
The fact that Hedwig actually realizes this denouement seems a matter as much of stageplay as of dramatic necessity.
Such instinctive understanding of the operation of the psychology of the gaze informs the gender-role inversions in Wertmuller's latest stageplay The ExhibitioniSt as well.
Some will resemble documentary, others fiction or the stageplay. All must work as sound.
Rob Fennah wrote both the stageplay versions of Twopence To Cross The Mersey and By The Waters Of Liverpool.
Rhodes, a writer who is also well versed as a screenwriter, director, producer and playwright is currently turning his attention back to his first stageplay, 'TomCat' which was inspired by the short story 'Blood Burning Moon' by Jean Tommer set in the 1920's.