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Julio Escalada (Spain)

A prize-winning writer and adaptor, Julio Escalada also teaches playwriting at Spain’s Royal Academy of Dramatic Art.  His plays include the Four Seasons tetralogy and Exit, and his adaptations for the Spanish stage include Oscar Wilde’s  A Woman of No Importance and Joe Orton’s What the Butler Saw.

Works by Julio

chessboardSpringtime

As March blossoms into April, four characters find their lives and loves turned upside-down by fate, frustration and bad case of Spring Fever

 

Winter greenhouse

Winter

In a greenhouse in the depths of winter, a scientist prepares for her greatest achievement:  a hoard of decorative butterflies out of season.  But distractions abound

 

Maze made from a hedge

Summer

What begins as a gentle afternoon’s chit-chat between a boy and his grandma spirals sultrily into a midsummer night of desire, desperation and through-the-looking-glass darkness

 

Visit Julio Escalada’s website here.