Mrs Delgado

Cast: 1f/m

Staging: Flexible staging, minimal requirements

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

Paperback, 56 pages ISBN: 9781839040542Publication Date:
9 Dec 2021
Size: 198mm x 129mm£9.99 £7.99You save £2.00 (20%)
EPUB, 56 pages ISBN: 9781788504966Publication Date:
9 Dec 2021
£9.99 £7.99You save £2.00 (20%)
Titles included:
Phoenix
First Staged:
Old Fire Station, Oxford, 2021

Mrs Delgado

By Mike Bartlett

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Helen, along with sixty-seven million other people, is in lockdown. Unfortunately, Helen's neighbour, Mrs Delgado, is not.

Mike Bartlett's funny and poignant play for one actor tells a story of desire, control, raised blinds and lowered boundaries.

Mrs Delgado was first performed by Ellen Robertson and directed by Clare Lizzimore in December 2021 at the Old Fire Station, Oxford, where Bartlett's play Snowflake premiered to critical acclaim.

This edition also includes the monologue Phoenix, a powerful story of fire and destruction, self-deceit and the corrosion of trust.

Phoenix was first performed in 2020 by Bertie Carvel as an audio drama, part of English Touring Theatre and Headlong's Signal Fires storytelling project.

Press Quotes

'Hilarious... has the gleeful glow of someone returning to what they love. The story and characters tumble out fully formed. The jokes feel effortless, the passion instinctive. It's a heartfelt rallying cry for the importance of community... Mrs Delgado bursts off the page'

Guardian

'Provocative, uncannily topical... rewardingly witty'

Telegraph

'Riveting... With Bartlett's ability to write characters with such sincere humanity, this 60-minute drama is as bewitching as it is unsettling... exquisitely worded'

The Stage

Cast: 1f/m

Staging:Flexible staging, minimal requirements

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

Paperback, 56 pages ISBN: 9781839040542Publication Date:
9 Dec 2021
Size: 198mm x 129mm£9.99 £7.99You save £2.00 (20%)
EPUB, 56 pages ISBN: 9781788504966Publication Date:
9 Dec 2021
£9.99 £7.99You save £2.00 (20%)

Also by Mike Bartlett:

Snowflake
Wild
My Child
Game
The 47th
Earthquakes in London
Bull
Artefacts
Love, Love, Love
Albion
Vassa
Not Talking
13
Medea (Headlong version)
Mike Bartlett Plays: Two
Scandaltown
Doctor Foster: The Scripts
An Intervention
King Charles III
Contractions
Decade
King Charles III
Cock
King Charles III (Special Edition) - SIGNED COPY
Phoenix

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