The Custom of the Country

Cast: 3f 10m

Staging: 7 interior, 2 exterior sets

Amateur rights performance fee: £85 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: £85 per performance (plus VAT where applicable)

Published in volume Nicholas Wright: Five Plays

Also by Nicholas Wright:

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

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