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Who is Sylvia?

Rattigan's play about obsessive love, a bittersweet portayal of his father - and maybe of his own frustrated love life.

Published in volume Who is Sylvia? and Duologue

    Bang Bang Bang

    A revealing play that goes behind the public face of charities, journalists and NGOs.

    We are Three Sisters

    Against the backdrop of a windswept northern village, three remarkable young women live their lives brightly.

    The Last of the Duchess

    A compelling study of the corruption of fame, the lure of money and the betrayal that lurks at the heart of portraying the people around us, or the people we love. Based on Caroline Blackwood's book of the same name.

    Swallows and Amazons (stage version)

    A wonderfully theatrical adaptation of the much-loved children's classic, with songs by Neil Hannon.

    The Widowing of Mrs Holroyd

    By D H Lawrence Introduction by Colin Counsell

    An intense and powerful drama set in a Nottinghamshire mining town. In the Nick Hern Books Drama Classics series.

    Little Dolls

    A short play about a woman seeking help from a therapist to overcome a traumatic episode in her past.

    Published in volume Our New Girl

    Our New Girl

    A startling psychological drama about the darker side of modern parenthood.

    The House of Bernarda Alba

    Lorca's extraordinarily powerful drama, the last he wrote before his assassination, explores the darkness at the heart of repression.

    Wuthering Heights (stage version)

    An eminently actable, and readable, version of the well-loved story about a passionate but doomed love affair, one of the most famous and enduring love stories in the English language.

    The Gatekeeper

    A darkly comic play about the disintegration of a family get-together.

    Goodbye to All That

    A taut and tender debut play that asks if it's ever too late to start again.