On Insomnia and Midnight

Cast: 1f 1m

Staging: Single interior (hotel bedroom)

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

Imprint: Nick Hern Books
Published in volume Mexican Plays
First Staged:
Royal Court Theatre, London, 2006

On Insomnia and Midnight

By Edgar Chías Translated by David Johnston
Published in volume Mexican Plays

In a mountain hotel an ailing guest and nervous chambermaid strike up an uneasy friendship.

Edgar Chías' play On Insomnia and Midnight was first performed in this English translation by David Johnston at the Royal Court Theatre, London, as part of the Arena Mexico season in January 2006. It was later staged in the Royal Court Jerwood Theatre Upstairs.

Cast: 1f 1m

Staging:Single interior (hotel bedroom)

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

Imprint: Nick Hern Books
Published in volume Mexican Plays
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