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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

    Dorian

    A thrilling stage adaptation of Oscar Wilde's only novel, The Picture of Dorian Gray, following one man's descent from glorious debauchery to epic self-destruction.

    Old Bridge

    An epic love story exploring the impact of a war that Europe forgot, and the love and loss of those who lived through it. Winner of the 2020 Papatango New Writing Prize.

    Yellowfin

    Politics and the planet collide in a fiercely original play about the limits of science, the power of myths, and the things we can't control.

    Love and Other Acts of Violence

    A subversive and intimate love story about inheritance and the cycles of politics and history.

    The Long Song (stage version)

    The story of a young slave girl who lives through the final turbulent days of slavery on a sugar plantation in 19th-century Jamaica. Adapted from Andrea Levy's award-winning novel.

    Duck Duck Goose

    A viscerally charged play, full of moral ambiguity and psychological complexity, examining the nature of consent, trust and trial by social media.

    Metamorphoses

    An entertaining and provocative new play inspired by Ovid's powerful collection of myths.

    Emilia

    A riotous, witty reclaiming of the life of Emilia Bassano, poet, mistress, mother, and exceptional woman – widely considered the 'Dark Lady' of Shakespeare's sonnets.

    Sessions

    A raw, funny, bittersweet play about the complexities of masculinity, depression and therapy.

    The Ballad of Maria Marten

    A thrilling play based on the nineteenth-century Red Barn Murder in Suffolk, rediscovering the lost story of the murder victim, Maria Marten.

    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).