28 Apr 2000
The Force of Change (Bin End Stock)
BIN END STOCK
EIGHT copies are available at 50% of the normal cover price.
The first publication of an explosively topical play about institutional corruption in Northern Ireland.
Caroline is a detective Sergeant in the RUC. Used to doing battle against the ingrained sexism of her male colleagues, she begins to suspect something much worse: systematised collaboration between the RUC and the loyalist terrorists of the UDA...
Winner of George Devine and Evening Standard Awards.
Part of the Instant Playscript series - designed to reflect the immediacy of the play on the stage. Printed only a few days before opening night, the aim is to give audiences at the theatre and readers all over the world instant access to the best of current new writing as it hits the stage.
The Force of Change is also available in a fully revised version.
'his best play to date, a high-voltage, disputatious examination of the Royal Ulster Constabulary'Observer
'mixes visceral excitement with a coolly provocative analysis of political issues'Daily Telegraph
28 Apr 2000
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