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)

Imprint: Nick Hern Books
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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City Limits

Cast: 3f 10m

Staging:7 interior, 2 exterior sets

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

Imprint: Nick Hern Books
Published in volume Nicholas Wright: Five Plays

Also by Nicholas Wright:

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

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