Chimps

Cast: 1f 3m

Staging: Single interior set

Amateur rights performance fee: £75 per performance (plus VAT where applicable)

Paperback, 96 pages ISBN: 9781854598776Publication Date:
6 May 2005
Size: 198mm x 129mm£8.99 £7.19You save £1.80 (20%)
First Staged:
Hampstead Theatre, London, 1997

Chimps

By Simon Block

Paperback £8.99£7.19

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A blisteringly funny black comedy about the perils awaiting any unsuspecting home-owner.

A young couple settling into their new home are visited by two door-to-door salesmen whose nightmare sales pitch threatens the very foundation of their life together.

Simon Block's play Chimps was first staged at Hampstead Theatre, London, in July 1997.

This revised edition of the play was published alongside the Liverpool Playhouse revival in 2005.

Press Quotes

'Like David Mamet, Block's observations and the strung-out tension as Mark and Stevie struggle to sort out their differences in the jaws of a brilliantly sprung trap is thrillingly unbearable'

Independent

'Gripping, fast, darkly comic and blessed with terrific dialogue'

Daily Telegraph

'A savage cautionary tale'

Guardian

Cast: 1f 3m

Staging:Single interior set

Amateur rights performance fee: £75 per performance (plus VAT where applicable)

Paperback, 96 pages ISBN: 9781854598776Publication Date:
6 May 2005
Size: 198mm x 129mm£8.99 £7.19You save £1.80 (20%)

Also by Simon Block:

Hand in Hand
A Place at the Table
Not a Game for Boys

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