NHB Modern Plays

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Roundabout

A play about obsession and delusion, by a major Spanish dramatist.

Wolf Kisses

A luminous tale from Spain, about a young woman who returns to her rural village home to await her Parisian lover.

Wretch

An ex-teacher and an ex-junkie meet on a night bus during long, dark nights of homelessness.

Eggs

A dark comedy about female friendship, fertility and freaking out, by Florence Keith-Roach, 'rising star of the London theatre scene' (Evening Standard).

Primadonna

A one-woman play that lays bare the world of the celebrity PA as a young first-timer navigates impossible tasks, difficult conversations and fearsome passive aggression.

Testament

The dark underside of the Greatest Story Ever Told.

Save + Quit

The stories of four young people in London and Dublin and how they attempt to live in the cities they call home.

This Must Be the Place

A play comprising two short ballads about migration, missed connections, and life on the edge of respectability.

Maisie Says She Loves Me

A one-man play about love, inheritance and not letting your feelings show.

Snuff

A short play about an Iraqi War veteran.

The Price of a Fish Supper

A short play about a man whose fortunes have declined along with the Scottish fishing industry in which he has worked all his life.

Better Days Better Knights

A sweet-hearted tale of a washed-up knight-of-old, from the grandfather of modern Scottish playwriting.