TOM STOPPARD

  • Stoppard called 'greatest living playwright' at London Theatre Awards December 1, 2014

    London: Tom Stoppard was given a special award as "the greatest living playwright" on Sunday at the 60th London Evening Standard Theatre Awards in recognition of more than a half century of work that has won him an Academy Award and four Tony Awards. The 77-year-old Czech-born author, whose plays include...
  • Tom Stoppard in India Jan 23 to talk about adaptations January 9, 2012

    New Delhi: The fine art of writing scripts for movies and plays will be in focus next week when one of the world's greatest playwrights Tom Stoppard, of the Oscarwinning 'Shakespeare in Love' fame, comes to India to speak on "adaptation" in plays and films. Stoppard will team up with leading...
  • Jaiput Litfest 2012: The programme December 28, 2011

    Wondering about which author sessions to watch at the Jaipur Litfest in January 2012? The festival starts on Friday, January 20 and goes on till Tuesday, January 24. Besides the galaxy of star international writers who will be participating in sessions and you can always run into them at the...
  • 'Shakespeare In Love' to become play October 23, 2011

    London: British playwright Tom Stoppard has teamed up with Disney studio bosses to adapt his Oscarwinning 1998 romantic comedy 'Shakespeare in Love' script into a play. Stoppard, who shared the best screenplay Oscar award with Marc Norman for 'Shakespeare In Love', will revamp the screenplay for the stage, reports Variety magazine. No...