This section contains plays written or premiered after 1945.
A blistering melodrama from Jeremy O. Harris, whose play Slave Play received a record twelve nominations at the 74th Tony Awards.
A timely play based on the true story of an imprisoned Nobel Laureate.
A psychological drama that asks if the cycle of generational trauma can ever be broken. Can queer, Black femmes find love and belonging when the soil beneath them – and the climate around them – is hostile?
A strikingly original play combining traditional storytelling with physical theatre, created by The Imaginary Body. Winner of a Fringe First Award at the 2002 Edinburgh Festival Fringe.
A definitive collection of all of Eric Bogosian's monologues, originally performed as part of his six off-Broadway solo shows.
A unique and personal response to the extraordinary events of the first hundred days of the presidency of Donald J. Trump - a play diary for each day of the presidency, from the Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright.
Coincidences, omens and vision collide with political reality in this epic new play by the award-winning Mike Bartlett.
15 Monologues Adapted from Ovid
Drawing inspiration from Ovid, fifteen leading female and non-binary British playwrights dramatise the lives of fifteen classical heroines in a series of new monologues for the twenty-first century.
A devised play about three couples having sex for the first time – and a country on the brink of a sexual awakening.
A bold and powerful dramatisation of George Orwell's classic dystopia, ideal for any school, youth group or amateur company.
£9.99£7.99By Lisa Kron
Two solo pieces by the award-winning American performer, and founder member of the Five Lesbian Brothers troupe.
By Danny Robins
A spine-chilling, funny and scary play from the award-winning writer and broadcaster behind the hit BBC podcast The Battersea Poltergeist.
£9.99£7.99By Jack Thorne
A play set on the day that New Labour swept into government, telling three deeply personal stories of euphoria and despair.
A hilarious, macabre love story about a pregnant couple of activists attempting to offset the carbon footprint of their unborn baby's life.
A portrait of an eclectic family, held together by the courage to survive. Winner of the 2015 Susan Smith Blackburn Prize.
A unique, year-long play cycle from the Pulitzer Prize-winning author of Topdog/Underdog. This collection of 365 impeccably crafted pieces, each with its own distinctive characters and dramatic power, is a complete work by an artist responding to her world, each and every day.