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Making Noise Quietly (short play)

The third in Robert Holman's acclaimed trilogy of short plays, also called Making Noise Quietly.

    Mongoose

    A strange and beguiling monologue about a loner obsessed with a malign companion called Mongoose.

    Published in volume Singular Male Voices

      A Mouthful of Birds

      A collaborative piece written with David Lan, combining words and dance. Inspired by Euripides' Bacchae, the play explores modern experiences of 'possession, violence and other states where people feel beside themselves'.

      Published in volume Caryl Churchill Plays: Three

        Spacewang

        A monologue play in which a teenage girl roams the streets of Withernsea in search of aliens.

        Published in volume The Kitchen Sink

          Treetops

          Set in Cape Town in 1952, Treetops offers an arresting view of Nicholas Wright's own rebellious boyhood in his native South Africa.

          Published in volume Nicholas Wright: Five Plays

            Unsuspecting Susan

            The story of Susan - whose life revolves around her dogs, am-dram, bell-ringing and village gossip - and her adult son who's converted to Islam.

            Published in volume Singular Female Voices

              trade

              A short play dealing with the controversial topic of female sex tourism.

              Published in volume trade & generations: two plays

                generations

                A 30-minute drama about three generations of a black South African family who contest their relative culinary skills. But food isn't the only topic and the family numbers are declining...

                Published in volume trade & generations: two plays

                  The Desert Air

                  A wartime comedy set in Cairo.

                  Published in volume Nicholas Wright: Five Plays

                    A Bed of Roses

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

                      On the Beach

                      Part of The Contingency Plan, Steve Waters' epic portrait of an England of the near future, in the grip of unprecedented and catastrophic floods.

                      Published in volume The Contingency Plan

                        Resilience

                        Part of The Contingency Plan, Steve Waters' epic portrait of an England of the near future, in the grip of unprecedented and catastrophic floods.

                        Published in volume The Contingency Plan