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The One
Author: Vicky Jones, Vicky Jones, Etc
Publisher: Nick Hern Books
ISBN: 1848423810
Pages: 96
Year: 2014-02-20
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"Harry and Jo are up all night drawing the battle lines of a relationship based on desire, dependency and dirty games. A viciously funny play by Vicky Jones, The One invites you into the world of a couple trapped in a destructive cycle of love and lust."--Page [4] of cover
The Writer
Author: Ella Hickson
Publisher: Nick Hern Books
ISBN: 1848427549
Pages: 88
Year: 2018-04-19
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'I want the world to change shape.' 'I'm not sure theatre can do that.' 'Well then where am I meant to take that impulse because I'm very serious about the endeavour?' A young writer challenges the status quo but discovers that creative gain comes at a personal cost. The Writer premiered in 2018 at the Almeida Theatre, London, in a production directed by Blanche McIntyre. Ella Hickson's previous plays include Oil at the Almeida, Wendy & Peter Pan for the RSC, Boys, Precious Little Talent and Eight. 'A playwright who grabs the zeitgeist' Independent 'An audacious and craftily self-referential piece, which mixes prickly humour with a mischievous intelligence' Evening Standard on Oil
Author: Nina Raine
Publisher: Dramatists Play Service Inc
ISBN: 0822227517
Pages: 90
Year: 2012-11-01
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Author: Stacey Gregg
Publisher: Nick Hern Books
ISBN: 1848426127
Pages: 56
Year: 2016-08-04
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The award-winning play from the writer of Lagan, Perve, Override and Shibboleth.
Plays: Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe
Author: Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing
ISBN: 082640717X
Pages: 241
Year: 1993-01-01
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Johann Wolfgang von Goethe Plays Egmont, Iphigenia in Tauris, Torquato Tasso. This volume will serve to illustrate the range of Goethe's long and unparalleled career.
Far Away
Author: Caryl Churchill
Publisher: MIT Press
ISBN: 1854597442
Pages: 44
Year: 2003
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A brilliant and unsettling play from one of the UK's leading dramatists. At the opening of the play, a young girl is questioning her aunt about having seen her uncle hitting people with an iron bar; by the end, several years later, the whole world is at war - including birds and animals. Caryl Churchill's play Far Away is a howl of anguish at the increasing - and increasingly accepted - levels of inhumanity in a world seemingly perpetually involved in conflict. The play was first performed at the Royal Court Jerwood Theatre Upstairs, London, in November 2000. SET TEXT: Far Away is a set text for AS/A-Level Drama (WJEC)
Author: David Haig
Publisher: Nick Hern Books
ISBN: 1848423888
Pages: 96
Year: 2014-05-01
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An intense real-life thriller centred around the most important weather forecast in the history of warfare. June, 1944. One man’s decision is about to change the course of history. Everything is in place for the biggest invasion ever known in Europe - D-Day. One last crucial question remains: will the weather be right on the day? Problematically there are two opposing forecasts. American celebrity weatherman Colonel Krick predicts sunshine, while Scot Dr James Stagg, Chief Meteorological Officer for the Allied Forces, forecasts a storm. As the world watches and waits, General Eisenhower, Allied Supreme Commander, must decide which of these bitter antagonists to trust. The decision will not only seal the fates of thousands of men, but could win or lose the entire war. An extraordinary and little-known true story, David Haig's play thrillingly explores the responsibilities of leadership, the challenges of prophecy and the personal toll of taking a stand. Pressure premiered at the Royal Lyceum Theatre, Edinburgh, in May 2014 before transferring to Chichester Festival Theatre, in a production directed by John Dove, with the author playing James Stagg. "Gripping... The pressure just keeps on rising." - Financial Times "Tempestuous and highly charged... A thunderous piece of theatre." - The Stage David Haig is an Olivier Award-winning actor and writer. As an actor, his credits include Four Weddings and a Funeral, The Thin Blue Line and The Thick of It. He wrote and starred in the play My Boy Jack, which was adapted for TV in 2007.
Lucy Lucy Kirkwood Plays - One
Author: Lucy Kirkwood
Publisher: Nick Hern Books
ISBN: 1848426194
Pages: 384
Year: 2017-03-01
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First collection of plays for the acclaimed writer of the multi-award-winning Chimerica.
Author: Mike Bartlett
ISBN: 1848427158
Pages: 128
Year: 2018-02
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A new play from the award-winning writer of King Charles III.
Author: Nina Raine
Publisher: Dramatists Play Service, Inc.
ISBN: 0822222566
Pages: 61
Year: 2008
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THE STORY: It's Bella's twenty-ninth birthday. Friends and former lovers meet for a drink to celebrate. But as the Bloody Marys flow, the bar becomes a battlefield. In the uncivil war between the sexes, what happens when the females have the real f
Plays Four
Author: Caryl Churchill
Publisher: Nick Hern Books
ISBN: 1854595407
Pages: 309
Year: 2008
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Author: Ella Hickson
Publisher: Nick Hern Books
ISBN: 1848426038
Pages: 144
Year: 2016-10-06
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Epic new play from an award-winning writer, exploring our reliance on a dwindling energy source.
Author: Nina Raine
Publisher: Nick Hern Books
ISBN: 1848426305
Pages: 96
Year: 2017-03-30
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A powerful, painful, funny play that sifts the evidence from every side and puts Justice herself in the dock.
Author: Matt Grinter
Publisher: Nick Hern Books
ISBN: 184842616X
Pages: 72
Year: 2017-02-01
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An incisive, unflinching insight into what makes a community tolerate the unthinkable.
Tiger Country
Author: Nina Raine
Publisher: Nick Hern Books
ISBN: 1848421362
Pages: 120
Year: 2014-12-11
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Nina Raine's Tiger Country is a hospital play that follows a tangle of doctors and nurses in a busy London hospital - from the award-winning author of Tribes. Professionalism and prejudice, turbulent staff romances, ambition and failure collide in this swirling, action-packed drama about an overburdened health service that we all depend on and the dedicated individuals that keep it going. 'Tiger country' is where animal instinct stirs and an irrefutable eye opens. Where we make eye contact with the unknown. Tiger Country was premiered at Hampstead Theatre in 2011 and, following its sell-out run, was revived there in 2014.