NHB Modern Plays

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Albion

Mike Bartlett's outstanding play, set in the ruins of a garden in rural England.

Alcatraz

A thrilling play about family and social care that follows 11-year-old Sandy on her daring, Christmas mission to emulate Clint Eastwood and bust her gran out of lock-up.

All honey

A play about sex, secrets and suspicion, winner of the 2017 Fishamble New Writing Award.

Published in volume SAUCE and All honey: Two Plays

    All Mouth

    A biting comedy set in the hidden world of the voice-over artist.

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    All On Her Own

    A powerfully atmospheric one-woman play, All On Her Own tells the story of Rosemary who, alone at midnight in London, has a secret burden to share that is both heartbreaking and sinister.

    Published in volume Harlequinade & All On Her Own

      All Our Children

      A moving examination of a terrifying moral dilemma, and a powerful story that shows what it takes for humanity and decency to be restored in a world that has abandoned them.

      All the Little Lights

      A poignant, moving and darkly funny play about young girls slipping through the cracks in society. Joint winner of the 2016 George Devine Award for Most Promising Playwright.

      All the Way Home

      A deeply emotional comedy drama from the author of East is East, exploring the relationships we have with our roots, and with those that we love but don't always understand.

      Alligators

      A searing dramatic thriller that asks how well we actually know those closest to us, premiered at Hampstead Theatre in June 2016.

      Almost Nothing

      By Marcos Barbosa Translated by Mark O'Thomas

      An unnerving short play by Brazilian playwright Marcos Barbosa.

      Published in volume Almost Nothing & At the Table

        Almost Nothing & At the Table

        Two plays

        By Marcos Barbosa Translated by Mark O'Thomas

        Two tense and unnerving short plays from talented Brazilian playwright, Marcos Barbosa.

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        Aloe Aloe

        A provocative short play about parenthood and responsibility, from the author of Mr Incredible and Where Do Little Birds Go?.

        Published in volume Mr Incredible