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Mothers Against

A gripping account of a bitterly fought US governor's election from the Republican perspective. Part of David Edgar's two-play cycle, Continental Divide.

Published in volume Continental Divide

    Daughters of the Revolution

    A political thriller set in the midst of a bitterly fought US governor's election, from the Democrat perspective. Part of David Edgar's two-play cycle, Continental Divide.

    Published in volume Continental Divide

      Fair

      A powerful drama about the potent appeal of far right policies to young people in the UK.

      Published in volume Fair & Felt Effects: two plays

        Felt Effects

        A play that unearths the seismic relationship between two half-sisters and their mother when they are forced together in the A&E ward of the local hospital. Joint-winner of the 2004 Verity Bargate Award.

        Published in volume Fair & Felt Effects: two plays

          Enter A Gentleman

          A 15-minute play based on Restoration playwright Aphra Behn's tempestuous love affair with John Hoyle.

          Published in volume Fishskin Trousers

            Time Spent on Trains

            A 15-minute play about childhood, disability and spending time on trains.

            Published in volume Fishskin Trousers

              Wolf Hall (stage version)

              The first part of Mike Poulton’s two-part adaptation of Hilary Mantel’s acclaimed novels Wolf Hall and Bring Up the Bodies. A thrilling and utterly convincing portrait of a brilliant man embroiled in the lethal, high-stakes politics of the Court of Henry VIII.

                Bring Up the Bodies (stage version)

                The second part of Mike Poulton's two-part adaptation of Hilary Mantel's acclaimed novels Wolf Hall and Bring Up the Bodies. A thrilling and utterly convincing portrait of a brilliant man embroiled in the lethal, high-stakes politics of the Court of Henry VIII.

                  The Middlemarch Trilogy: Dorothea's Story

                  Part of The Middlemarch Trilogy, adapted from George Eliot's novel by Geoffrey Beevers. Three interconnected plays, telling the story of Middlemarch from the perspective of a different set of characters: from county, town and countryside.

                  Published in volume The Middlemarch Trilogy

                    The Middlemarch Trilogy: The Doctor's Story

                    Part of The Middlemarch Trilogy, adapted from George Eliot's novel by Geoffrey Beevers. Three interconnected plays, telling the story of Middlemarch from the perspective of a different set of characters: from county, town and countryside.

                    Published in volume The Middlemarch Trilogy

                      The Middlemarch Trilogy: Fred and Mary's Story

                      Part of The Middlemarch Trilogy, adapted from George Eliot's novel by Geoffrey Beevers. Three interconnected plays, telling the story of Middlemarch from the perspective of a different set of characters: from county, town and countryside.

                      Published in volume The Middlemarch Trilogy

                        Abortive

                        A couple in bed discuss the effect on them of the woman's recent abortion.

                        Published in volume Caryl Churchill: Shorts