On Stage Now

The following titles published by Nick Hern Books are on stage in the UK or Ireland this month.

After the Dance

Rattigan's attack on the moral vacuity of the 'bright young things' of the twenties and thirties, written between French Without Tears and The Deep Blue Sea.

Paperback, 140pp
9781854592170 | Published: 01 July 1995

On Stage at:
Theatre by the Lake, Keswick
From Thu 25th May 2017 to Sat 4th Nov 2017
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All Our Children

A moving examination of a terrifying moral dilemma, and a powerful story that shows what it takes for humanity and decency to be restored in a world that has abandoned them.

Paperback, 120pp
9781848426696 | Published: 27 April 2017

On Stage at:
Jermyn Street Theatre, London
From Wed 26th Apr 2017 to Sat 3rd Jun 2017
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Angels in America (new edition)

A magnificent, two-part epic drama set during the Reagan years in America - now recognised as one of the greatest plays of the twentieth century.

Paperback, 352pp
9781848426313 | Published: 13 April 2017

On Stage at:
National Theatre, London
From Tue 11th Apr 2017 to Sat 19th Aug 2017
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Angels in America Part One: Millennium Approaches

Prior, visited by ghosts of his ancestors and abandoned by his lover after his diagnosis with AIDS, is wondering if he is still sane when the angels select him to be their prophet. Powerbroker Roy Cohn also has the virus - but he believes that only the powerless can have that particular illness, and so kicks back against his diagnosis.

Paperback, 204pp
9781854591562 | Published: 01 February 1992

On Stage at:
National Theatre, London
From Tue 11th Apr 2017 to Sat 19th Aug 2017
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Angels in America Part Two: Perestroika

The second part of Tony Kushner's acclaimed epic drama set during the Reagan years in America.

Paperback, 120pp
9781854592552 | Published: 01 February 1994

On Stage at:
National Theatre, London
From Tue 11th Apr 2017 to Sat 19th Aug 2017
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Angels in America: Parts One & Two

A magnificent, two-part epic drama set during the Reagan years in America - now recognised as one of the greatest plays of the twentieth century.

Paperback, 320pp
9781854599827 | Published: 12 April 2007

On Stage at:
National Theatre, London
From Tue 11th Apr 2017 to Sat 19th Aug 2017
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Caroline, or Change

The book and lyrics of the extraordinary musical theatre hit from the Pulitzer Prize-winning author of Angels in America.

Paperback, 128pp
9781559362481 | Published: 04 May 2017

On Stage at:
Minerva Theatre, Chichester
From Sat 6th May 2017 to Sat 3rd Jun 2017
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Consent

A powerful, painful, funny play about the meaning of justice and consent when two friends take opposing briefs in a rape case.

Paperback, 120pp
9781848426306 | Published: 30 March 2017

On Stage at:
National Theatre, London
From Tue 28th Mar 2017 to Wed 17th May 2017
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Deposit

A bittersweet and vital play that throws a spotlight on ‘Generation Rent’ and the lengths they will go to in order to get that first step on the property ladder.

Paperback, 104pp
9781848424791 | Published: 12 March 2015

On Stage at:
Hampstead Downstairs, London
From Thu 11th May 2017 to Sat 10th Jun 2017
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Deposit (new edition)

A bittersweet and vital play that throws a spotlight on ‘Generation Rent’ and the lengths they will go to in order to get that first step on the property ladder.

Paperback, 104pp
9781848426788 | Published: 11 May 2017

On Stage at:
Hampstead Downstairs, London
From Thu 11th May 2017 to Sat 10th Jun 2017
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East is East

A wonderful comedy about growing up in multiracial Salford.

Paperback, 91pp
9781854593139 | Published: 04 January 1997

On Stage at:
Northern Stage, Newcastle
From Tue 18th Apr 2017 to Sat 13th May 2017
Nottingham Playhouse
From Thu 25th May 2017 to Sat 10th Jun 2017
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East is East (West End edition)

A wonderful comedy about growing up in multiracial Salford.

Paperback, 88pp
9781848424258 | Published: 02 October 2014

On Stage at:
Northern Stage, Newcastle
From Tue 18th Apr 2017 to Sat 13th May 2017
Nottingham Playhouse
From Thu 25th May 2017 to Sat 10th Jun 2017
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The Ferryman

Preparations for the annual harvest on a farm in Armagh in the 1980s are interrupted by a visitor.

Paperback, 160pp
9781848426382 | Published: 27 April 2017

On Stage at:
Royal Court Theatre, London
From Mon 24th Apr 2017 to Sat 20th May 2017
Gielgud Theatre, West End
From Tue 20th Jun 2017 to Sat 7th Oct 2017
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Glory on Earth

A historical drama about the 18-year-old Mary Stuart, Queen of Scots, and the protestant reformer, John Knox.

Paperback, 88pp
9781848426757 | Published: 18 May 2017

On Stage at:
Royal Lyceum, Edinburgh
From Sat 20th May 2017 to Sat 10th Jun 2017
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How My Light Is Spent

A funny, hopeful play about loneliness, longing and being left behind. Winner of the Judges' Award in the 2015 Bruntwood Prize for Playwriting.

Paperback, 80pp
9781848426207 | Published: 27 April 2017

On Stage at:
Royal Exchange Theatre, Manchester
From Mon 24th Apr 2017 to Sat 13th May 2017
Sherman Theatre, Cardiff
From Tue 16th May 2017 to Sat 27th May 2017
Theatre by the Lake, Keswick
From Wed 31st May 2017 to Sat 24th Jun 2017
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