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Product Description: Edited and introduced by leading cultural and theatre critic Aleks Sierz, this bold and urgent collection of contemporary plays by England's newest and most relevant young writers explores the various cultures and identities of a nation that is at once traditional, nationalistic and multicultural...read more

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9781472587985, titled "Contemporary English Plays: Eden’s Empire / Alaska / Shades / A Day at the Racists / The Westbridge" | Bloomsbury USA Academic, April 23, 2015, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: Edited and introduced by leading cultural and theatre critic Aleks Sierz, this bold and urgent collection of contemporary plays by England's newest and most relevant young writers explores the various cultures and identities of a nation that is at once traditional, nationalistic and multicultural.

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Product Description: A collection of short plays by exciting new Irish writers, selected and introduced by the literary manager of the Abbey Theatre.These eight short plays by some of the most exciting new Irish playwrights around were commissioned and staged by the Abbey Theatre, Dublin...read more
By Aideen Howard (introduced by)

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9781848423176 | Nick Hern Books, August 27, 2013, cover price $26.95 | About this edition: A collection of short plays by exciting new Irish writers, selected and introduced by the literary manager of the Abbey Theatre.

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Product Description: Tales of the Tricycle Theatre provides an inside look at the history of the north London theatre which has achieved renown with its staging of black, Irish, verbatim and political drama. Co-published with the Society for Theatre Research, the book draws extensively on archival research and interviews with actors, playwrights, directors, designers and board members to document and celebrate the work of one of London's most artistically exciting and politically engaged theatres...read more

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9781408183151 | A & C Black, August 15, 2013, cover price $90.00 | About this edition: Tales of the Tricycle Theatre provides an inside look at the history of the north London theatre which has achieved renown with its staging of black, Irish, verbatim and political drama.

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9781408183809 | A & C Black, August 15, 2013, cover price $27.95 | About this edition: Tales of the Tricycle Theatre provides an inside look at the history of the north London theatre which has achieved renown with its staging of black, Irish, verbatim and political drama.

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Product Description: A moment of kindness in a sea of unfamiliarity… A long, hard day at work… A lively party… A nostalgic lullaby…The story begins in Nigeria where the character of Dele plays a last game of football with his friends and says goodbye to his son Chidi, telling him he will send for him...read more
By Sita Brahmachari (adapted by)

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9781472535009 | Bloomsbury Methuen Drama, May 15, 2013, cover price $13.95 | About this edition: A moment of kindness in a sea of unfamiliarity… A long, hard day at work… A lively party… A nostalgic lullaby…The story begins in Nigeria where the character of Dele plays a last game of football with his friends and says goodbye to his son Chidi, telling him he will send for him.

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Product Description: Your Last Breath: 1876 - Christopher leaves his young family behind to work in Norway. He will map the uncharted mountains for the very first time. 1999 - Anna's body freezes after an extreme skiing accident and her heart stops. But doctors gradually warm her until it miraculously starts beating again...read more

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9781408173473 | Bloomsbury Methuen Drama, October 10, 2012, cover price $15.95 | About this edition: Your Last Breath: 1876 - Christopher leaves his young family behind to work in Norway.

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Product Description: Filled with wry, dark humor, unparalleled imagination, unforgettable characters, and exquisitely crafted storytelling, Sam Shepard’s plays have earned him enormous acclaim over the past five decades. In these fifteen one-acts, we see him at his best, displaying his trademark ability to portray human relationships, love, and lust with rare authenticity...read more

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9780345802767, titled "Fifteen One-Act Plays" | Reprint edition (Vintage Books, August 14, 2012), cover price $16.00 | About this edition: Filled with wry, dark humor, unparalleled imagination, unforgettable characters, and exquisitely crafted storytelling, Sam Shepard’s plays have earned him enormous acclaim over the past five decades.

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Product Description: This brilliant new collection of ten plays for young people will prove indispensable to schools, colleges and youth theatre groups. Specially commissioned by the National Theatre for the Connections Festival 2012 involving 200 schools and youth theatre groups across the Uk and Ireland, each play is accompanied by production notes and exercises...read more

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9781408157244 | Bloomsbury Methuen Drama, June 5, 2012, cover price $22.95 | About this edition: This brilliant new collection of ten plays for young people will prove indispensable to schools, colleges and youth theatre groups.

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Product Description: Two small plays but big on ideas. Between them they provide a vivid search for home and a blackly comic exploration of the mad savagery of war. Plays included are Nightwatchman by Prasanna Puwanarajah and There is a War by Tom Basden.

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9781848422209 | Nick Hern Books, February 28, 2012, cover price $20.95 | About this edition: Two small plays but big on ideas.

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Product Description: A drama about death and its status in the world. Eko, seemingly on a whim, liquidates the entire medical profession, asserting that consolation – in the form of song – is a better way with sickness than drugs or surgery. She deliberately exposes her greatest poet Tot to a life of crime, poverty, and humiliation in order to extract from him his finest work...read more

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9781849431101 | Oberon Books Ltd, February 28, 2012, cover price $20.95 | About this edition: A drama about death and its status in the world.

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Product Description: Two plays that provide an investigation into relationships, identities, and the very nature of reality; a touching and funny examination of the ties that hold us together. Plays included are Edgar & Annabel by Sam Holcroft and The Swan by DC Moore.

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9781848422193 | Nick Hern Books, February 28, 2012, cover price $20.95 | About this edition: Two plays that provide an investigation into relationships, identities, and the very nature of reality; a touching and funny examination of the ties that hold us together.

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Product Description: Brings together some of the United Kingdom's leading dramatists to protest and respond to the largest cuts to public spending since WWII. These plays questioned what the budget cuts really mean and who they were really hitting. Up and down the country a debate was started...read more

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9781849430630 | Oberon Books Ltd, February 28, 2012, cover price $30.95 | About this edition: Brings together some of the United Kingdom's leading dramatists to protest and respond to the largest cuts to public spending since WWII.

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Product Description: Featuring a foreword from the legendary Alan Bennett, Codpeices is a fantastic collection of plays by the comic transplanted American writer Perry Pontac, giving Shakespeare a new twist! Includes Fatal Loins, Hamlet Part II, and Prince Lear.
By Alan Bennett (foreword by) and Perry Pontac

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9781849430555 | Oberon Books Ltd, October 18, 2011, cover price $20.95 | About this edition: Featuring a foreword from the legendary Alan Bennett, Codpeices is a fantastic collection of plays by the comic transplanted American writer Perry Pontac, giving Shakespeare a new twist!

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Product Description: Commissioned and premiered by Clean Break, a theater company working with women affected by the criminal justice system, Charged includes Fatal Light by Chloë Moss, Taken by Winsome Pinnock, Dream Pill by Rebecca Prichard, Doris Day by E V Crowe, Dancing Bears by Sam Holcroft, and That Almost Unnameable Lust by Rebecca Lenkiewicz...read more

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9781848421295 | Nick Hern Books, November 15, 2011, cover price $22.95 | About this edition: Commissioned and premiered by Clean Break, a theater company working with women affected by the criminal justice system, Charged includes Fatal Light by Chloë Moss, Taken by Winsome Pinnock, Dream Pill by Rebecca Prichard, Doris Day by E V Crowe, Dancing Bears by Sam Holcroft, and That Almost Unnameable Lust by Rebecca Lenkiewicz.

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9781849430548 | Oberon Books Ltd, October 18, 2011, cover price $20.95

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Product Description: This brilliant new collection of ten plays for young people will prove indispensable to schools, colleges and youth theatre groups. Specially commissioned by the National Theatre for the Connections Festival 2011 involving 200 schools and youth theatre groups across the UK and Ireland, each play is accompanied by production notes and exercises...read more

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9781408131794 | Bloomsbury Methuen Drama, May 24, 2011, cover price $22.95 | About this edition: This brilliant new collection of ten plays for young people will prove indispensable to schools, colleges and youth theatre groups.

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