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From Page To Stage: The UK's Theatrical Licensing Boom

Posted at 7:14AM Wednesday 12 Mar 2014

Contemporary novels are emerging at the heart of a growing multi-platform culture in the UK, in which fans seek to experience multiple adaptations of a book as a theater play, TV show or film.

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