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Dara

An intense domestic drama of global consequence – for India then and for our world now.

Thérèse Raquin (Theatre Royal Bath version)

A story of lust, madness and destruction set in the backstreets of Paris. Based on Emile Zola's classic novel.

The Dance of Death

A visceral new version of Strindberg’s compelling, bitingly funny battle of wills.

The Bear

A one-act comic play about a reclusive young widow whose life takes a surprisingly romantic turn.

Published in volume Chekhov: Shorts

    The Proposal

    A brilliantly funny one-act play about a hypochondriac attempting to propose to an argumentative young woman.

    Published in volume Chekhov: Shorts

      A Tragic Figure

      A comic duologue about a civil servant sweltering in Moscow coping with the incessant demands of his family from their summer dacha.

      Published in volume Chekhov: Shorts

        On the Evils of Tobacco

        A bittersweet monologue in which a scientific lecture is hijacked by thoughts of domestic misery.

        Published in volume Chekhov: Shorts

          Swansong

          A comic duologue about a melancholy old actor perked up by memories of past glories.

          Published in volume Chekhov: Shorts

            Ghosts

            Richard Eyre's version of Ibsen's Ghosts is a fresh and vivid depiction of a woman who yearns for emotional and sexual freedom, but who is too timid to achieve it.

            Liolà

            By Tanya Ronder Original author Luigi Pirandello

            A funny and touching new version of Pirandello's high-spirited drama, set at the heart of a rural community where property and family unleash fierce passions.

            Dances of Death

            A gripping new version of Strindberg's masterly, darkly hilarious depiction of the struggles and strains of marriage.

            A Time to Reap

            One woman’s story, set against the mountain landscape of an evolving nation and one of Poland’s hottest political topics – abortion and the Catholic Church.