How Highlight Themes And Issues In The Play
3072 words 6 pages

The play ‘Shirley Valentine’ was written by Willy Russell and set in Middle England in the middle 1980’s. During this time England was experiencing great upheaval in both the political and social sphere. Society, during the 80’s, became a place of equal pay for women. The appointment of Margaret Thatcher as Prime Minister heralded a […]

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England Feminism The Play Willy Russell
Our Day Out Analysis Persuasive
929 words 2 pages

Willy Russell was born in 1937 in Winston, Lancashire. He grew up in Knowsley’s, a village just outside Liverpool. He described his school, Woodfall secondary as “chaotic, badly run. ” He also attended Rainford Secondary which he left at the age of 15 with no formal qualifications. After school, he worked at a lady hairdresser […]

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Educating Rita By Willy Russell Example
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Willy Russell was born in 1947 in Whiston which is close to Liverpool. Willy Russell had left school with one O-level in English. When Willy Russell had left school, Willy Russell had taken the job of being a hairdresser. Willy Russell had been through a selection of jobs which include writing songs for a local […]

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Reason Willy Russell
Educating Rita Example #4
1411 words 3 pages

Willy Russell was born in Whiston, near Liverpool, England, in 1947. Russell has written a string of popular, award-winning plays and musicals, but perhaps one of the most well known is Educating Rita. In this play Willy Russell is very much producing a mirror image of parts of his life. As a child and growing […]

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Educating Rita Willy Russell