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Ballyturk

A gut-wrenchingly funny, achingly sad play featuring jaw-dropping moments of physical comedy.

Banana Boys

A play about the challenges of being on the school football team – and secretly gay.

Bang Bang Bang

A revealing play that goes behind the public face of charities, journalists and NGOs.

Bartholomew Fair

Ben Jonson's bawdy Jacobean comedy, in the Nick Hern Books Drama Classics series.

The Basement Flat

A short and unnerving play about families, property and rampant vegetation.

Battlefield

The internationally renowned team of Peter Brook, Marie-Hélène Estienne and Jean-Claude Carrière revisit the great Indian epic The Mahabharata, thirty years after Brook’s legendary production took world theatre by storm.

Bazaar

By David Planell Translated by John Clifford

A play by young Spanish dramatist David Planell, about the hilarious attempt to get an accident video shown on TV, releasing undercurrents of racism in society.

Be My Baby

A poignant drama about attitudes to teenage pregnancy in 1960s Britain.

Beached

A darkly funny comedy about modern freak shows, love and cream buns. Loads of cream buns.

The Beacon

A drama about a Dublin artist haunted by a mysterious accident in her past.

The Bear

A one-act comic play about a reclusive young widow whose life takes a surprisingly romantic turn.

Published in volume Chekhov: Shorts

    Beautiful Eyes

    A short play about a family divided by politics, first performed in the week of Donald Trump's inauguration in 2017.

    Published in volume Caryl Churchill Plays: Five

      Beauty and the Beast (National Theatre version)

      Lucy Kirkwood's delightful version of the classic fairytale, first seen in a production devised and directed by Katie Mitchell at the National Theatre for Christmas 2010.

      Beauty and the Beast (RSC version)

      A magical re-telling of the story of Beauty and the Beast, first performed in this version by the Royal Shakespeare Company.

      Beauty and the Beast (Young Vic version)

      A magical re-telling of the story of Beauty and the Beast, with music by Mick Sands drawn from traditional French folk melodies.

      The Beaux Stratagem

      George Farquhar's immortal comedy about two young gentlemen with a misguided plan to get enrich themselves at the expense of a series of young heiresses.

      Becoming an Actor

      A practical guide to training as an actor, helping you get the most out of drama school - and survive in the world beyond.

      A Bed of Roses

      An acerbic and funny play about middle-class hypocrisy and universal apathy.