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Second Person Narrative The Light Burns Blue This Changes Everything

Tonic Theatre and Nick Hern Books partner to launch Platform

New initiative aims to increase opportunities for girls and young women on stage by making available new large-cast, female-led plays

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King Charles III

King Charles III wins Best New Play at Olivier Awards 2015

NHB plays and authors triumphed across a number of categories at Sunday's Olivier Awards, with Mike Bartlett winning in two categories

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3 Winters

Tena Štivičić wins Susan Smith Blackburn Prize for 3 Winters

Tena Štivičić wins annual award for female playwrights for her portrait of an eclectic family, held together by the courage to survive.

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Helen Edmundson and debbie tucker green receive Windham Campbell Prizes

Nick Hern Books playwrights each receive awards worth $150,000

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Year of the Fat Knight

Year of the Fat Knight by Antony Sher to be BBC Radio 4 Book of the Week

Antony Sher's account of researching, preparing for and giving his recent award-winning performance as Falstaff to be serialised from 4 May

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Actions: The Actors' Thesaurus

Actions app - now on sale at special launch price

Actions: The Actors' Thesaurus, the first app designed for use in the rehearsal room and based on the bestselling book, is now available for iOS devices at the special launch price of £4.99

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With a little help from my friends: Amelia Bullmore on her play Di and Viv and RoseJerusalem


Actress and playwright Amelia Bullmore had a West End hit earlier this year with Di and Viv and Rose, a warm and funny play about three women and their enduring friendship. As the play is made available for amateur performance, she recalls the moment that inspired her to write it, and explains why, for her, […]

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‘Leave me my name': Richard Eyre on the importance of Arthur MillerJerusalem


Richard Eyre directed the first Broadway revival of Arthur Miller’s The Crucible. With several major productions of Miller’s work opening in this, his centenary year, it’s a time to reflect on why plays such as Death of a Salesman, A View from the Bridge and The Crucible speak so urgently to us today. Here, in […]

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John Hollingworth on writing – and rewriting – his first play, MultitudesJerusalem


When actor John Hollingworth started writing his first full-length play, he had little idea it would take so long to reach the stage. No bad thing, though, when the result is Multitudes, currently at the Tricycle Theatre – and ‘as urgent and immediate as the morning headlines’ (Guardian). How did he do it? In this interview, […]

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