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LSBU Harvard Referencing: Play (live)

Format of the reference

You will need:

  • Title of the play
  • Name of the author(s)
  • Year of performance
  • Name of the director
  • Location
  • Date of performance



Title by Author (Year of performance) Directed by director’s name [Location. Date seen].


1984 by George Orwell, Robert Icke and David Macmillan (2016) Directed by Robert Icke [The Playhouse, London, 29 October].

In-text citation: (1984, 2016)




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