NHB Classic Plays

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Desire Under the Elms

A story of greed, yearning and murder with incest and infanticide, and edged with echoes of Ancient Greek tragedy within a New England farming family.

    The Emperor Jones

    An expressionistic chronicle of a black dictator's flight from his oppressed subjects.

      The Great God Brown

      A demonstration of O'Neill's expressionistic experimentation with masks to emphasise the distinction between characters, and the lack of understanding in human relationships.

        The Hairy Ape

        A nightmarish condemnation of the dehumanising effects of industrialisation on the American people.