The Custom of the Country

Cast: 3f 10m

Staging: 7 interior, 2 exterior sets

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

Published in volume Nicholas Wright: Five Plays
First Staged:
Royal Shakespeare Company, 1983

The Custom of the Country

By Nicholas Wright
Published in volume Nicholas Wright: Five Plays

Nicholas Wright's early play The Custom of the Country transposes John Fletcher and Philip Massinger's bawdy Jacobean drama to 1890s Johannesburg.

It was premiered by the Royal Shakespeare Company in 1983.

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'A superbly sophisticated piece... a brilliantly studded diamond'

City Limits

Cast: 3f 10m

Staging:7 interior, 2 exterior sets

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

Published in volume Nicholas Wright: Five Plays

Also by Nicholas Wright:

Vincent in Brixton
Thérèse Raquin (Zola/Wright)
One Fine Day
Cressida
The Last of the Duchess
Travelling Light
8 Hotels
Mrs Klein
His Dark Materials (stage version)
The Desert Air
Regeneration (stage version)
Nicholas Wright: Five Plays
Treetops
Rattigan's Nijinsky
The Slaves of Solitude (stage version)
Three Sisters (Chekhov/Wright)
John Gabriel Borkman
Lulu
Naked
The Reporter

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