Press Office

For press and publicity enquiries, contact: Marketing & Publicity Manager, Jon Barton:

jon@nickhernbooks.co.uk
tel. +44 (0)20 8749 4953

 


Recent press releases:

The Ferryman: a new 'instant classic' from the author of Jerusalem (123 Kb) Release date: 20 June 2017

Two acclaimed plays by Branden Jacobs-Jenkins: An Octoroon and Gloria (99 Kb) Release date: 15 June 2017

Year of the Mad King: Antony Sher on playing King Lear (1 Mb) Release date: 7 June 2017

Jessica Swale's Blue Stockings: A guide for studying and staging the play (1 Mb) Release date: 1 June 2017

Nick Hern Books welcomes John O'Donovan as Consultant Editor (115 Kb) Release date: 31 May 2017 

Tip of the Tongue: The great Peter Brook on language (1 Mb) Release date: 18 May 2017

Creating Worlds: how to make immersive theatre (161 Kb) Release date: 11 May 2017

'The finest drama of our time': Angels in America, new and revised (1 Mb) Release date: 13 April 2017

Drama Games for Actors: ideas and inspiration (298 Kb) Release date: 21 March 2017

Shakespeare on Stage: Volume 2 (134 Kb) Release date: 1 March 2017

All Change Please: why changing theatre matters – and how to achieve it (191 Kb) Release date: 22 February 2017

Plays from VAULT 2: five new plays from VAULT Festival 2017.pdf (135 Kb) Release date: 9 February 2017

Contemporary Duologues: three new duologues collections (201 Kb) Release date: 9 February 2017

Brainstorm: a journey into the teenage brain – plus how to create your own version.pdf (135 Kb) Release date: 6 January 2017

Nice Fish: new West End play by Mark Rylance and Louis Jenkins (127 Kb) Release date: 24 November 2016

Kirkwood Plays: One – the first collection from Lucy Kirkwood (159 Kb) Release date: 17 November 2016

Feldenkrais for Actors: an invaluable guide to Feldenkrais (108 Kb) Release date: 17 November 2016

David Bowie's Lazarus (1 Mb) Release date: 1 November 2016

Brutus and Other Heroines: Harriet Walter on Shakespeare's roles for women (187 Kb) Release date: 20 October 2016


Archive:

Stage Combat: Unarmed (142 Kb) Release date: 22 August 2016

Nick Hern Books at Edinburgh Fringe 2016 (530 Kb) Release date: 22 July 2016

Writing Music For The Stage (189 Kb) Release date: 14 July 2016

Theatre in Scotland (143 Kb) Release date: 30 June 2016

Teaching Voice (120 Kb) Release date: 9 June 2016

Girls Like That and other plays for teenagers (121 Kb) 27 May 2016

The Working Actor (168 Kb) Release date: 5 May 2016

Actioning (130 Kb) Release date: 1 April 2016

Facing the Fear (179 Kb) Release date: 1 March 2016

The Encounter (182 Kb) Release date: 16 February 2016

Plays from VAULT (143 Kb) Release date: 27 January 2016

Nick Hern Books publishes Plays at the Garrick (1 Mb) Release date: 3 November 2015

Surviving Actors Manual (864 Kb) Release date: 6 October 2015

Nick Hern Books collection launches on Drama Online (280 Kb) Release date: 1 October 2015

Being a Dancer (117 Kb) Release date: 7 July 2015

Secrets of Stage Success (198 Kb) Release date: 18 June 2015

Tonic Platform: increasing opportunities for young girls and women on stage (630 Kb) Release date: 11 May 2015

Drama Menu (129 Kb) Release date: 27 April 2015

Year of the Fat Knight: The Falstaff Diaries (1 Mb) Release date: 7 April 2015

So You Want To Be A Theatre Designer? (126 Kb) Release date: 14 January 2015

Jack Thorne Plays: One and Hope (176 Kb) Release date: 2 December 2014

World Scenography 1990-2005 (202 Kb) Release date: 14 November 2014

King Charles III special edition (683 Kb) Release date: 24 October 2014

Russian Avant Garde Theatre (104 Kb) Release date: 16 October 2014

What Do I Know? (1 Mb) Release date: 29 September 2014

Advice from the Players (211 Kb) Release date: 15 September 2014

Actions: The Actors' Thesaurus app out now (255 Kb) Release date: 4 September 2014

Same / The Wardrobe / Burying Your Brother in the Pavement (253 Kb) Release date: 17 July 2014

The Middlemarch Trilogy (119 Kb) Release date: 17 July 2014

The Actor and the Camera (127 Kb) Release date: 26 June 2014

Two Mike Bartlett plays: King Charles III / An Intervention (162 Kb) Release date: 21 May 2014

Two plays from Soho Theatre: The One / Microcosm (204 Kb) Release date: 21 May 2014

Monty Python at Work (150 Kb) Release date: 14 May 2014

Pests / Godchild / Ciphers (180 Kb) Release date: 12 May 2014

Pressure / Drawing the Line / Lizzie Siddal (218 Kb) Release date: 12 May 2014

Viewpoints Book (124 Kb) Release date: 1 May 2014

Shakespeare in 100 Objects (903 Kb) Release date: 23 April 2014

Straight From the Headlines: This May Hurt a Bit / Unscorched / If Only (207 Kb) Release date: 3 April 2014

We Are Young: Home / Pronoun / The Mystae (182 Kb) Release date: 3 April 2014

Good People / A Hard Rain / In Skagway (199 Kb) Release date: 17 March 2014

Mojo / Fault Lines / The Three Lions (180 Kb) Release date: 17 March 2014

Complete Brecht Toolkit (165 Kb) Release date: 4 March 2014

NHB joins Drama Online (828 Kb) Release date: 14 February 2014

Kindertransport: Author's Guide (116 Kb) Release date: 4 February 2014

Classics revisited: Ghosts, Liola, Dances of Death and Chekhov: Shorts (222 Kb) Release date: 31 January 2014

4 acclaimed stage adaptations (217 Kb) Release date: 31 January 2014

Contemporary Monologues for Men & Women (145 Kb) Release date: 17 January 2014

Wolf Hall & Bring Up the Bodies (103 Kb) Release date: 15 January 2014

Journal of the Plague Year (147 Kb) Release date: 15 January 2014

Max Stafford-Clark at the Royal Court (161 Kb) Release date: 6 January 2014

So You Want To Write Radio Drama? (110 Kb) Release date: 4 December 2013

West End Producer (157 Kb) Release date: 25 November 2013

100 Great Plays for Women (132 Kb) Release date: 15 November 2013

Making Theatre: The Frazzled Drama Teacher's Guide to Devising (116 Kb) Release date: 11 September 2013

Blue Stockings (103 Kb) Release date: 3 September 2013

Fleabag/Jumpers for Goalposts/Girls Like That (191 Kb) Release date: 3 September 2013

West End Producer to be published by NHB (891 Kb) Release date: 21 August 2013

Excellent Audition Guide (1 Mb) Release date: 26 July 2013

Then What Happens? Storytelling & Adapting for the Theatre (908 Kb) Release date: 24 July 2013

So You Want To Be A Corporate Actor? (1 Mb) Release date: 17 July 2013

NHB appoints Managing Director (132 Kb) Release date: 5 July 2013

Bracken Moor and Table (160 Kb) Release date: 27 June 2013

Two Bruce Norris plays: The Low Road and Purple Heart (147 Kb) Release date: 27 June 2013

Mint - digital exclusive (712 Kb) Release date: 25 June 2013

Chimerica and #aiww: The Arrest of Ai Weiwei (147 Kb) Release date: 14 June 2013

Moth/God's Property/The Wolves of Willoughby Chase (189 Kb) Release date: 14 June 2013

My First Play: An Anthology of Theatrical Beginnings (2 Mb) Release date: 7 June 2013

Nick Hern Books 25th Anniversary (1 Mb) Release date: 23 May 2013

Having a Play: Almeida Theatre panel event (429 Kb) Release date: 14 May 2013

Integrated Voice (130 Kb) Release date: 25 March 2013

Once/Three Birds/Glory Dazed (186 Kb) Release date: 22 March 2013

Bull/Mydidae/The Thrill of Love (162 Kb) Release date: 22 March 2013

Irish Shorts: Two-handers from the Abbey Theatre (131 Kb) Release date: 20 March 2013

So You Want To Work In Theatre? (92 Kb) Release date: 12 March 2013

Acting Through Song (154 Kb) Release date: 6 March 2013

Peter Brook: The Quality of Mercy: Reflections on Shakespeare (755 Kb) Release date: 26 February 2013

Here Come the Girls: Sex & God, The Astronauts Chair, Pack (201 Kb) Release date: 19 December 2012

True Childrens Classics: The Wind in the Willows, The Machine Gunners (181 Kb) Release date: 19 December 2012

Meisner in Practice (127 Kb) Release date: 10 December 2012

Becoming an Actor (114 Kb) Release date: 10 December 2012

Hampstead Theatre Premieres (215 Kb) Release date: 22 November 2012

The Ties That Bind: four plays about family (101 Kb) Release date: 22 November 2012

Giving Them A Voice: four plays (210 Kb) Release date: 16 November 2012

The River and NSFW (148 Kb) Release date: 16 November 2012

Theatrical Haunts (227 Kb) Release date: 7 November 2012

Caryl Churchill Plays (169 Kb) Release date: 7 November 2012

So You Want To Be In Musicals? (124 Kb) Release date: 21 September 2012

Getting Directions (117 Kb) Release date: 30 August 2012

How Musicals Work (118 Kb) Release date: 2 August 2012

The Golden Rules of Acting (115 Kb) Release date: 27 July 2012

World Scenography 1975-1990 (105 Kb) Release date: 12 July 2012

Mark Rylance play: I Am Shakespeare (121 Kb) Release date: 22 June 2012

Three plays: Boys, The Complaint & The House Keeper (174 Kb) Release date: 20 June 2012

Beyond Bruntwood: The Witness, Egusi Soup & Mustafa (214 Kb) Release date: 20 June 2012

Acting Book (97 Kb) Release date: 2 May 2012

Shakespeare and Chekhov On Theatre (162 Kb) Release date: 5 April 2012

Three plays: Foxfinder, The Gatekeeper & Lagan (190 Kb) Release date: 29 Mar 2012

Helen Edmundson plays (232 Kb) Release date: 29 Mar 2012

Three plays: Goodbye to All That, Sixty Five Miles & The Tree of Knowledge (175 Kb) Release date: 23 Mar 2012

Jez Butterworth Plays One (110 Kb) Release date: 23 Mar 2012

Inventing the Truth (108 Kb) Release date: 15 Mar 2012

Two plays: Travelling Light & Judgement Day (166 Kb) Release date: 14 Feb 2012

Three plays: Sex with a Stranger, Herding Cats & Invisible (203 Kb)Release date: 14 Feb 2012

Bush plays: Our New Girl & The Kitchen Sink (167 Kb) Release date: 10 Feb 2012

Drama Games for Devising (795 Kb) Release date: 9 Feb 2012