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Kabul Goes Pop: Music Television Afghanistan

A play inspired by the true story of Afghanistan's first youth music programme, exploring a world following the US invasion that is complex, contradictory and shocking – all to a soundtrack of early noughties' pop.

Raging: Wild Sky

The Rising

A play exploring the extraordinary energy and complexity of events in Ireland in the lead up to the Easter Rising of 1916.

Bacon

An unflinching and unexpectedly humorous play about masculinity, sexuality and power, through the dizzying lens of youth.

Two Billion Beats

An insightful, heartfelt coming-of-age story and a blazing account of inner-city, British-Asian teenage life.

SAUCE

A play about death and rebirth, from an award-winning Irish playwright.

Published in volume SAUCE and All honey: Two Plays

    Mojo Mickybo

    An unsentimental portrayal of innocence betrayed by communal hatred in Belfast during the 1970s.

    Sexual Misconduct of the Middle Classes

    The archetypal student-teacher romance is cleverly turned on its head for the post-#MeToo era in this striking play by an acclaimed Canadian playwright.

    The Silence and the Noise

    A play that beautifully captures the story of two young people on the edge. Joint winner of the 2021 Papatango New Writing Prize.

    Published in volume Papatango Plays

      Air

      A resonant and surreal short piece published alongside What If If Only.

      Published in volume What If If Only

        Anything is Possible if You Think About It Hard Enough

        A moving and unexpectedly funny play about a couple grieving the loss of their child, winner of the Best New Play award at the 2022 Offies (Off West End Awards).

        Hungry

        A play about food, love, class and grief in a world where there's little left to savour.

        The Same

        A play about two women who meet in a psychiatric institution.

        Published in volume Medicine & The Same: two plays

          ...cake

          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?

          The Saviour

          A play charting the extraordinary shift in social, political and religious life in Ireland over the past thirty years.

          The Merthyr Stigmatist

          A fierce and exhilarating play about faith and truth, a hymn to community, and a testament to the power of young people.

          When the Daffodils

          A searching portrait of human kindness in a world that sets limits on how we care for the vulnerable. First performed as part of the Orange Tree Theatre's Inside/Outside season of short plays.

          Published in volume Inside/Outside

            Ursa Major

            A heartbreakingly funny play about love, life and human connection, first performed as part of the Orange Tree Theatre's Inside/Outside season.

            Published in volume Inside/Outside

              Two Billion Beats (short play version)

              A short play about the unfairness of growing up in a world where you don't make the rules. First performed as part of Inside/Outside, a season of short plays staged at the Orange Tree Theatre, Richmond.

              Published in volume Inside/Outside