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Lost

The second play in Robert Holman's acclaimed trilogy of short plays, Making Noise Quietly.

    The Desert Air

    A wartime comedy set in Cairo.

    Published in volume Nicholas Wright: Five Plays

      Resilience

      Part of The Contingency Plan, Steve Waters' epic portrait of an England of the near future, in the grip of unprecedented and catastrophic floods.

      Published in volume The Contingency Plan

        Making Noise Quietly (short play)

        The third in Robert Holman's acclaimed trilogy of short plays, also called Making Noise Quietly.

          When Cows Go Boom

          A short play by Stacey Gregg, an oblique parable of love set against the backdrop of a horrific landscape.

          Published in volume Irish Shorts

            Mothers Against

            A gripping account of a bitterly fought US governor's election from the Republican perspective. Part of David Edgar's two-play cycle, Continental Divide.

            Published in volume Continental Divide: two plays

              Daughters of the Revolution

              A political thriller set in the midst of a bitterly fought US governor's election, from the Democrat perspective. Part of David Edgar's two-play cycle, Continental Divide.

              Published in volume Continental Divide: two plays

                Fair

                A powerful drama about the potent appeal of far right policies to young people in the UK.

                Published in volume Fair & Felt Effects: two plays

                  Wolf Hall (stage version)

                  The first part of Mike Poulton's two-part adaptation of Hilary Mantel's acclaimed novels Wolf Hall and Bring Up the Bodies. A thrilling and utterly convincing portrait of a brilliant man embroiled in the lethal, high-stakes politics of the Court of Henry VIII.

                    Bring Up the Bodies (stage version)

                    The second part of Mike Poulton's two-part adaptation of Hilary Mantel's acclaimed novels Wolf Hall and Bring Up the Bodies. A thrilling and utterly convincing portrait of a brilliant man embroiled in the lethal, high-stakes politics of the Court of Henry VIII.

                      James I: The Key Will Keep the Lock

                      The first part of The James Plays trilogy, exploring the complex character of the colourful Stewart King James I – poet, lover and law-maker.

                      Published in volume The James Plays

                        James II: Day of the Innocents

                        The second part of Rona Munro's The James Plays trilogy, James II: Day of the Innocents depicts a violent royal playground from the perspective of the child King and his contemporaries, in a terrifying arena of sharp teeth and long knives.

                        Published in volume The James Plays

                          James III: The True Mirror

                          The third part of Rona Munro's The James Plays trilogy, James III: The True Mirror, like the King himself, is colourful and unpredictable, turning its attention to the women at the heart of the royal court.

                          Published in volume The James Plays

                            Last Letters Home

                            A short monologue play for a female performer.

                            Published in volume Here I Belong

                              PMQ

                              A short play set in a Westminster dressing room, as Prime Minister Dave prepares for his first ever bout of Prime Minister's Questions.

                              Published in volume Ella Hickson Plays: One

                                Three

                                A short play about three young Israelis caught up in a hostage situation.

                                Published in volume One Jewish Boy

                                  Distant Early Warning

                                  A short play set in 2053 in what was once Greenland.

                                  Published in volume A Hundred Words for Snow

                                    War and Peace Gaza Piece

                                    A short play about war and family life.

                                    Published in volume Caryl Churchill Plays: Five