PLAYS FOR CHILDREN 2 - 4 plays by Debjani Chatterjee, David Greig, Mike Kenny & Peter Rumney, introduced by Alan Ayckbourn, published by Faber & Faber,
306 pp, ISBN 0 571 22080 0, £12.99.
The plays are:
'THE HONOURED GUEST' - Yorkshire-based poet & playwright Debjani Chatterjee's play has toured schools to universal enthusiasm. 'The children were spellbound. It was literacy in action.'
'DANNY 306' by David Greig with music by Tom Bancroft.
'STEPPING STONES' by Mike Kenny, winner of the Writers' Guild of Great Britain award for Best Children's Play, this is a play specially written for children with learning disabilities.
'JUMPING ON MY SHADOW' by Peter Rumney, winner of the John Whiting Award for best new play.
THE MESSAGE OF THUNDER & OTHER PLAYS by Debjani Chatterjee, llustrations for children, published by Orient Longman pp, ISBN
Below are some photographs of Twisting Yarn Theatre's production of 'THE HONOURED GUEST' by Debjani Chatterjee. A multilingual & interactive play, it toured Yorkshire primary schools & was also staged at Bradford's Alhambra Theatre to great acclaim.
Debjani also has short one-act pieces in anthologies like:
Drama & Short Plays, ed. by Alan Brown, published by Scholastic;
Sweet & Sour ed. by Debjani Chatterjee et al, published by Sahitya Press;
and one of her stories is adapted in Plays for New Readers, ed. by Wendy Body, published by Longman.