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Louise Page is a contemporary feminist playwright who has also made her mark in radio and television drama. Her first play to attract notice, "Tissue", tackled the subject of breast cancer, and she has often written of ordinary lives put under stress by disease, war, or merely domestic difficulty.
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7 March 1955 LP was born in London. Bibliographic Citation link.
3 May 1978 Members of Birmingham Repertory Theatre put on at Studio Theatre of the Belgrade in Coventry LP's third-produced play, "Tissue", which explores "the way women saw their bodies" Bibliographic Citation link. through the lens of breast cancer. Bibliographic Citation link.
2 August 1982 LP had another success with "Salonika": her eighth mature play, which was performed at the Royal Court Theatre Upstairs in London (for whom she had written it on commission) and published in March 1983. Bibliographic Citation link.
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