No Romance

Cast: 4f 2m, 1 boy (twelve)

Staging: three different interiors, can be simply staged

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

Paperback, 124 pages ISBN: 9781848421615Publication Date:
24 Feb 2011
Size: 198mm x 129mm£9.99 £7.99You save £2.00 (20%)
First Staged:
Abbey Theatre, Dublin, 2011

No Romance

By Nancy Harris

Paperback £9.99£7.99

  • Stewart Parker Trust Award - 2012

A tender and funny tale about our secret selves, No Romance is a play about our search for connection in a fractured world. It received the Stewart Parker Trust Award in 2012.

Laura has a secret. Joe's has been revealed. Peg's been keeping hers for years.

Rich with the absurdities, hypocrisies and vulnerabilities that course through our lives, Nancy Harris's No Romance playfully observes the longings, fears and desires we reveal - and don't reveal - in our closest relationships.

No Romance was first staged at the Abbey Theatre, Dublin, in 2011.

Press Quotes

'Great comedy, keen sympathy and lingering poignancy... Harris's writing is bracingly witty, alert and incisive'

Irish Times

'It's safe to say that we are witnessing the emergence of a major talent... extraordinarily sure-footed writing and a depth of compassion and sly humour that bond into a dazzling debut'

Sunday Independent, Ireland

'Poignant, tragic and laugh out loud funny... Strong new writing like this breathes fresh life into Irish theatre'

Irish Post

Cast: 4f 2m, 1 boy (twelve)

Staging:three different interiors, can be simply staged

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

Paperback, 124 pages ISBN: 9781848421615Publication Date:
24 Feb 2011
Size: 198mm x 129mm£9.99 £7.99You save £2.00 (20%)

Also by Nancy Harris:

Two Ladies
The Red Shoes (stage version)
Little Dolls
The Beacon
Our New Girl
Love in a Glass Jar

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