Clybourne Park
Paperback, 128 pages ISBN: 9781848421783Publication Date:
27 Jan 2011
Size: 198mm x 130mm£9.99 £7.99You save £2.00 (20%)
EPUB, 128 pages ISBN: 9781780010274Publication Date:
18 May 2015
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First Staged:
Royal Court Theatre, London, 2010, then West End, London, 2011

Clybourne Park

By Bruce Norris

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  • Best New Play, Critics Circle Awards 2010
  • Best New Play, Olivier Awards 2011
  • Best Play, Evening Standard Awards 2010
  • Pulitzer Prize for Drama, 2011

An acerbically brilliant satire that explores the fault line between race and property. 

Best Play, Evening Standard Awards 2010
Best New Play, Critics Circle Awards 2010

Best New Play, Olivier Awards 2011
Pulitzer Prize for Drama, 2011

In 1959, Russ and Bev are selling their desirable two-bed for a knock-down price, enabling the first black family to move into the neighbourhood and alarming the cosy white urbanites of Clybourne Park, Chicago.

In 2009 the same property is being bought by Lindsey and Steve, a young white couple, whose plan to raze the house and start again is met with a similar response. As the arguments rage and tensions rise, ghosts and racial resentments are once more uncovered...

Press Quotes

'The funniest play of the year'

Evening Standard

'Will make you cringe horribly even as you're cracking up with laughter'

Time Out

'Genius'

The Times

'Amazing mixture of edgy humour and deeper feeling'

Telegraph

'Stunningly well written'

Whatsonstage.com

'Outrageously funny and squirm-inducing'

Independent
Paperback, 128 pages ISBN: 9781848421783Publication Date:
27 Jan 2011
Size: 198mm x 130mm£9.99 £7.99You save £2.00 (20%)
EPUB, 128 pages ISBN: 9781780010274Publication Date:
18 May 2015
£9.99 £6.49You save £3.50 (35%)

Also by Bruce Norris:

Purple Heart
The Low Road
The Pain and the Itch

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