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  • Unseen Academicals

    Unseen Academicals
    av Sir Terry Pratchett

    Häftad - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781783191949

    Football has come to the ancient city of Ankh-Morpork. And now the wizards of Unseen University must win a football match, without using magic, so they're in the mood for trying everything else. The prospect of the Big Match draws in a street urchin…

  • Antigone

    Antigone

    Häftad - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781783198108

    When her dead brother is decreed a traitor, his body left unburied beyond the city walls, Antigone refuses to accept this most severe of punishments. Defying her uncle who governs, she dares to say ‘No’. Forging ahead with a funeral alon…

  • A Tempest

    A Tempest
    av Aime Cesaire

    Häftad - 2002 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781840021431

    A Tempest is Aime Cesaire's anti-colonialist refashioning of Shakespeare. Alongside The Tragedy of King Cristophe and A Season in the Congo, it completes a 'triptych' of plays that examine the effects of colonialism. This translation premiered at Th…

  • Norma Jeane Baker of Troy

    Norma Jeane Baker of Troy
    av Anne Carson

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781786827616

    Norma Jeane Baker of Troy is a partly spoken, partly sung performance piece by poet, essayist, and scholar Anne Carson, and an exploration of the lives and myths of Marilyn Monroe and Helen of Troy—iconic beauties who lived millennia apart. A…

  • Young Marx

    Young Marx

    Häftad - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781350258785

    Young Marx is a comedy set in 1850's London, where Karl Marx, is hiding in Dean Street, Soho. Broke and restless, the play portrays the thirty-two-year-old revolutionary as a frothing combination of intellectual brilliance, invective, satiric wit, a…

  • Kebab

    Kebab
    av Gianina Carbunariu

    Häftad - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781840028096

    "Having moved to Dublin to start a new life, the young Romanian, Madalina, finds herself working in a kebab shop...until her boyfriend Voicu suggests a more lucrative, if not altogether savoury, line of work. Her new career brings her into contact -…

  • Piaf

    Piaf
    av Pam Gems

    Häftad - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781840028751

    Pam Gems has reworked her celebrated 1978 original, Piaf. She vividly captures the glamour and squalor, the rise and fall of the complex, fragile, and enigmatic performer Edith Piaf, who continues to be remembered and revered for her exceptional voi…

  • I Call My Brothers

    I Call My Brothers
    av Jonas Hassen Khemiri

    Häftad - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781783194841

    A car has exploded. A city has been crippled by fear. Amor wanders around the city, doing his best to blend in. He’s going to exchange a drill head. He’s going to call his brothers. He’s going to stop stalking Valeria and take care…

  • Bakkhai

    Bakkhai
    av Anne Carson

    Häftad - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781783199150

    Pentheus has banned the wild, ritualistic worship of the god Dionysos. A stranger arrives to persuade him to change his mind. Euripides electrifying tragedy is a struggle to the death between freedom and restraint, the rational and the irrational, m…

  • Doonreagan

    Doonreagan
    av Ann Henning-Jocelyn

    Häftad - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781783190508

    Doonreagan House in Cashel, Connemara, for many years home to the author of this play, was where future Poet Laureate Ted Hughes took refuge in the late 1960s, after the death of his wife Sylvia Plath. With him were his two young children by Sylvia,…

  • As You Desire Me

    As You Desire Me
    av Luigi Pirandello

    Häftad - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781840025842

    "Elma is a singer in a sleazy 1930s Berlin nighclub. Having suffered an appalling assault during the First World War, she has no memory of her former life. A man appears and tells her that she is, in fact, the wife of an Italian aristocrat, and a ne…

  • The Master and Margarita

    The Master and Margarita
    av Edward Kemp

    Häftad - 2004 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781840024487

    A mysterious stranger appears in a Moscow park. Soon he and his retinue have astonished the locals with the magic show to end all magic shows. But why are they really here, and what has it got todo with the beautiful Margarita, or her lover, the Mas…

  • The Riots

    The Riots
    av Gillian Slovo

    Häftad - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781350262676

    The Government has so far refused a Public Inquiry into the riots that shook our cities this Summer, so the Tricycle is mounting its own. This verbatim play builds a real-time picture of the riots as they unfolded. And then, from interviews with pol…

  • The Secret Lives of Baba Segi?s Wives

    The Secret Lives of Baba Segi?s Wives
    av Rotimi Babatunde

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781786825513

    The Secret Lives of Baba Segi’s Wives is a scandalous, engrossing tale of sexual politics and family strife in modern-day Nigeria. Lola Shoneyin’s bestselling novel bursts on to the stage in a vivid adaptat­­­ion by Caine Award-winning p…

  • Revolt. She Said. Revolt Again.

    Revolt. She Said. Revolt Again.

    Häftad - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781350266070

    You are expected to behave… Use the right words Act appropriately Don't break the rules Just behave. This play is not well behaved. Alice Birch examines the language, behaviour and forces that shape women in the 21st century and asks what's s…

  • Botho Strauss: Three Plays

    Botho Strauss: Three Plays

    Häftad - 2005 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781840024760

    "Includes the plays The Park, A Midsummer Night's Dream and Time and the Room These three plays, first published in German in the 1980s, show Strauss developing an enigmatic, unsettling and uniquely theatrical style. Set in Hamburg, The Park is Stra…

  • Light

    Light
    av Simon Mcburney

    Häftad - 2000 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781840022032

    Based on the book by Torgny Lindgren A man goes on a journey in search of love and returns to his village carrying death in the form of a plague-ridden rabbit. The village is ravaged by sickness, and of those who survive, none any longer knows what…

  • Fat Girls Don?t Dance

    Fat Girls Don?t Dance
    av Maria Ferguson

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781786821270

    Blending theatre, storytelling and killer moves, spoken word artist Maria Ferguson explores her relationship with the F-word (food) with the help of her first love (dance). Questioning how we all look at size, Fat Girls Don’t Dance takes us in…

  • Duncan Macmillan: Plays One

    Duncan Macmillan: Plays One

    Häftad - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781350270299

    This is the first collection from critically acclaimed playwright Duncan Macmillan, containing the plays Monster, Lungs, 2071, Every Brilliant Thing and People, Places and Things.

  • On Religion

    On Religion
    av Mick Gordon

    Häftad - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781840027143

    This book provides an exploration of the most controversial subject of the moment. 'Moralities to please invisible gods. Promises of heavens and hells to come. Passionate beliefs in the metaphysics of martyrdom. Well it's absurd. All of it. All of i…

  • Dandy in the Underworld

    Dandy in the Underworld
    av Sebastian Horsley

    Häftad - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781849431149

    The story of one of Soho's most colourful characters, the painter and dandy Sebastian Horsley.

  • Idomeneus

    Idomeneus
    av Roland Schimmelpfennig

    Häftad - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781783191499

    ‘A promise is a promise. A promise is a promise.’ Idomeneus, King of Crete, has killed his son. Or maybe not. Maybe he's let his son live, but angered the gods in doing so. Or maybe the person he thinks is his son is an imposter. Maybe h…

  • Peter and Alice

    Peter and Alice

    Häftad - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781350265912

    'Of course that's how it begins: a harmless fairy tale to pass the hours' When Alice Liddell Hargreaves met Peter Llewelyn Davies at the opening of a Lewis Carroll exhibition in 1932, the original Alice in Wonderland came face to face with the origi…

  • Peter and Alice

    Peter and Alice
    av John Logan

    Häftad - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781849434744

    'Of course that's how it begins: a harmless fairy tale to pass the hours' When Alice Liddell Hargreaves met Peter Llewelyn Davies at the opening of a Lewis Carroll exhibition in 1932, the original Alice in Wonderland came face to face with the origi…

  • Shibari

    Shibari
    av Gary Duggan

    Häftad - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781849432009

    I’ve started to recognise complete strangers… An ad sales team leader on a joyride to self-destruction. A Romanian bookshop employee who wants to try something new. An entertainment journalist who wants out. A restaurant manager who mou…

  • Oh Yes Oh No

    Oh Yes Oh No
    av Louise Orwin

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781786828385

    Steady yourself to rethink desire, and then watch Louise Orwin smash it all to pieces. Oh Yes Oh No invites you on a surreal joyride through femme sexuality and violence. Made with the candid input of survivors of sexual trauma, this is a show about…

  • Red

    Red
    av Mr John Logan

    Häftad - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781840029444

    'There is only one thing I fear in life, my friend... One day the black will swallow the red.' Under the watchful gaze of his young assistant and the threatening presence of a new generation of artists, Mark Rothko takes on his greatest challenge ye…

  • An Oak Tree

    An Oak Tree

    Häftad - 2022 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781350262775

    'Since your daughter's death I've not been much of a hypnotist.' A man loses his daughter to a car accident. Nothing now is what it seems. It's like he's in a play - but he doesn't know the words or the moves. The man who was driving the car is a st…

  • An Oak Tree

    An Oak Tree
    av Tim Crouch

    Häftad - 2005 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781840026030

    Man turns tree into daughter! "Since your daughter's death, I've not been much of a hypnotist." Set in a stage hypnotist's act, "An Oak Tree" is a vivid and absurdly comic play about how we fill the gaps in life. It's performed by two actors, one of…

  • Detroit '67

    Detroit '67
    av Dominique Morisseau

    Häftad - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781783190003

    It's 1967 in Detroit. Motown music is getting the party started, and Chelle and her brother Lank are making ends meet by turning their basement into an after-hours joint. But when a mysterious woman finds her way into their lives, the siblings clash…

  • Easter

    Easter
    av August Strindberg

    Häftad - 2005 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781840025552

    "The Heyst family live under a shadow. The father is in prison for embezzlement and the daughter, Eleanora, has been committed to an asylum. Mrs Heyst and her son Elis live from day to day on the edge of collapse. They fear that they are on the brin…

  • Jam

    Jam
    av Matthew Parvin

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781786822130

    Ten years ago, Bella Soroush’s life was ruined by one of her pupils – Kane McCarthy. She has gradually rebuilt things – new school, new town, new friends – and finally feels at home in the depths of the countryside. Now Kane…

  • The Playwright as Rebel

    The Playwright as Rebel
    av Nicholas Dromgoole

    Häftad - 2001 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781840021479

    What was it about ancient Greece, Elizabethan England and Racine's 17th century France that made them particularly able to respond to and create the high points in tragic drama? Where do Moliere's comedies spring from? Why was the Romantic Movement…

  • The Soft of Her Palm

    The Soft of Her Palm
    av Chris Dunkley

    Häftad - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781849433938

    "Isn't it funny? The thoughts your brain is capable of having even while you're lying there, bleeding on the carpet?..." The Soft of Her Palm is a devastating exploration of domestic violence, telling the story of Phil and Sarah’s troubled and…

  • The Country Wife

    The Country Wife
    av William Wycherley

    Häftad - 2004 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781840025163

    William Wycherley's famous classic has been adapted by Tanika Gupta into a contemporary farce which tells the story of twenty-something friends and rivals on their journey through love and liberation. On his return to London, Hardeep begins broadcas…

  • i will still be whole (when you rip me in half)

    i will still be whole (when you rip me in half)
    av Ava Wong Davies

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781786829276

    "A tender little green shoot of a piece" Lyn Gardner 1996. A young mother walks out of a small house in Shepherd’s Bush and doesn’t look back. 2019. A daughter lies in a bath and stares at a crack in the ceiling. Joy and EJ prepare for t…

  • The Singing Stones

    The Singing Stones
    av Kay Adshead

    Häftad - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781783198641

    In 2011, all over the Arab World, veiled women took to the streets to protest. Their calls for change were briefly celebrated, soon derided, and eventually ignored. For the first time on stage, The Singing Stones gives voice to their extraordinary s…

  • Portugal

    Portugal
    av Zoltan Egressy

    Häftad - 2004 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781840024661

    "An intellectual escapes the security and wealth of his Budapest life and heads for the dream land of Portugal. He stops in a remote poverty-stricken village where he refuses to become part of the community. He seduces the inn-keeper's daughter with…

  • The Miser/The Idiot

    The Miser/The Idiot

    Häftad - 2001 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781840022162

    L'Avare (1666) is Moliere's great satire on materialism, a funny yet sophisticated story of cunning, guile and double-dealing, not only by the Miser himself, but also by the Miser's family and servants. First performed at the Festival Theatre, Chich…

  • Vantastic & Lobster

    Vantastic & Lobster
    av Russell Barr

    Häftad - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781840029802

    Features two plays in one book, written by an award-winning playwright.

  • Believe It or Not

    Believe It or Not
    av Eugene Scribe

    Häftad - 2004 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781840024951

    "In Scribe's Le Puff (1848) - translated here as Believe It or Not - an honourable cavalry officer returns to Paris after five years abroad to find his countrymen happily addicted to exaggeration, dissimulation and downright lying. Can he find happi…

  • Badnuff

    Badnuff
    av R Davidson

    Häftad - 2004 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781840024340

    Brutally finny new play from award-winning writer.

  • Grace

    Grace
    av Mick Gordon

    Häftad - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781840027976

    The astonishing adaptation, by Malcolm McKay, of Max Arthur's bestselling and acclaimed book, "Forgotten Voices", is based on the spoken testimony of veterans of the First World War, collected by the Sound Archive of the Imperial War Museum in 1970.…

  • Hanoch Levin: Selected Plays Three

    Hanoch Levin: Selected Plays Three
    av Hanoch Levin

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781786829122

    ‘Hanoch Levin is the modern world on the stage... we badly need to hear what he has to say.’ David Lan Hanoch Levin was one of Israel’s leading dramatists. Born in Tel Aviv in 1943, his work includes comedies, tragedies, and satiri…

  • A Prayer for My Daughter

    A Prayer for My Daughter
    av Thomas Babe

    Häftad - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781840028379

    “A very tough piece of goods—dynamite, hard-edged and brilliant.”—New York Post New York is hell. Daughters are murder. Vietnam was a war that America shouldn’t have started. Today history replays in the Middle East. Sa…

  • Crossing Jerusalem & Other Plays

    Crossing Jerusalem & Other Plays
    av Julia Pascal

    Häftad - 2003 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781840023619

    Crossing Jerusalem: twenty four hours in the life of an Israeli family in March 2002. Varda an estate agent, is preparing a birthday lunch party for Yael, her daughter in law. Her husband Serge, a Russian emigre, is helping her clinch a tricky prope…

  • The Saints

    The Saints
    av Luke Barnes

    Häftad - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781783191550

    Kenny Glynn is the world’s biggest Saints fan and for twenty-five years he has been locked in a game of football against the world. On his 26th birthday the world steps up its game and Kenny Glynn faces the match of his life as he takes on wom…

  • Pah-La

    Pah-La
    av Abhishek Majumdar

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781786827104

    “I just lit up. I did not burn” In a remote Tibetan village, Deshar, a young runaway has disowned her father Tsering and become a Buddhist nun. In Lhasa, Chinese Commander Deng is working for the future of the country, unable to meet the…

  • Quarter Life Crisis

    Quarter Life Crisis
    av Yolanda Mercy

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781786823564

    What does it mean to be an adult and when do you become one? Alicia is a hot mess. She doesn’t know what she’s doing with her life. Swiping left, swiping right to find the perfect match. Even though she’s a Londoner, born and bred,…

  • Dracula and Frankenstein

    Dracula and Frankenstein
    av Bryony Lavery

    Häftad - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781849431859

    Dracula and Frankenstein: Two Horror Plays brings together two classic horror tales updated for the 21st century and adapted for the stage by two of Britain’s leading playwrights. Bram Stoker’s Dracula adapted by Bryony Lavery: This is t…

  • Pops

    Pops
    av Charlie Josephine

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781786828422

    They’re trying. Despite everything. They’re really trying. They almost work together, beautifully. Looking at what is inherited and who is responsible, award-winning writer Charlie Josephine’s new play Pops follows a father and dau…

  • All The President's Men?

    All The President's Men?

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781786822116

    The U.S. Senate’s 2017 confirmation process for President Trump’s Cabinet. It forensically reveals the ethics, beliefs and philosophy behind four key Cabinet figures: Rex Tillerson, the former CEO of Exxon, now Secretary of State respons…