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The Silence and the Noise

A play that beautifully captures the story of two young people on the edge. Joint winner of the 2021 Papatango New Writing Prize.

Published in volume Papatango Plays

    Anything is Possible if You Think About It Hard Enough

    A moving and unexpectedly funny play about a couple grieving the loss of their child.

    Hungry

    A play about food, love, class and grief in a world where there's little left to savour.

    The Same

    A play about two women who meet in a psychiatric institution.

    Published in volume Medicine & The Same: two plays

      ...cake

      A psychological drama that asks if the cycle of generational trauma can ever be broken. Can queer, Black femmes find love and belonging when the soil beneath them – and the climate around them – is hostile?

      The Saviour

      A play charting the extraordinary shift in social, political and religious life in Ireland over the past thirty years.

      The Merthyr Stigmatist

      A fierce and exhilarating play about faith and truth, a hymn to community, and a testament to the power of young people.

      The Comeback

      A heartwarming, joyful and dazzlingly funny exploration of bittersweet nostalgia and the enduring power of friendship.

      seeds

      A play about two mothers united in sorrow, sharing the hardship of protecting their sons – one in life, and one in death.

      Bleeding Heart

      A short dark comedy from Spain, in which a naive middle-aged transvestite encounters a petty thief nicknamed 'sour face'.

      The Arrival

      A taut family drama about obsession, betrayal and the human need to belong.

      Poisoned Polluted

      A stark, bold, powerful and poetic drama looking at the effects on adult life of childhood trauma and the cycles of drug abuse.