|Posted: 26 February 2006 at 5:31am | IP Logged
My play about Ernest Hemingway, Across The River, will be available from Humdrumming Ltd in April 2006.
Go to http://www.humdrumming.co.uk/
For more details.
"Steve Newman's latest piece...[was] a thoughtful look into the psychology of one of the 20th century's greatest writers.
In many ways Mr Newman aped Hemingway's approach of providing snapshots... instead of all the details to give a larger multi-faceted view of the man's life.
There were some revealingly sad and hilarious scenes, most notably one with Ernest in a Paris bar with a dissolute F.Scott Fitzgerald and a bitter James Joyce and their variously disappointed female companions.
The play was much enhanced by Guy Adams, who nicely encapsulated the figure of Ernest..."
Edited by Steve Newman on 27 February 2006 at 12:19pm