An incisive portrait of a family grasping for stability at the dawn of a new millennium.
This new anthology collects plays written and performed over six years, including Now That Communism Is Dead My Life Feels Empty!, Maria del Bosco, Panic! (How to Be Happy!), Bad Boy Nietzsche!, Bad Behavior and King Cowboy Rufus Rules the Universe!
A dramatic tale of a young Japanese girl's sexual awakening, and ultimate social downfall, in Hawaii's harsh sugar-cane plantation system of the early twentieth century. In this moving elegy to his own aunt on whose life the story is based, Gotanda juxtaposes the world of traditional Japanese arts, such as pottery and the tea ceremony, with the conflicting social realities of a culture in transition.
A collection of Paula Vogel's work, surveying a remarkable decade of her writing for the stage. Her singular voice is exhilarating, comic and heartbreaking by turns.
The Tony Award-winning musical about an Egyptian band that gets stranded in a small Israeli desert town.
Two plays by a leading African-American playwright and director, Barbecue and Bootycandy.
A play infused by the spirit and language of Lorca, about what we will sacrifice in the name of love.
Amy Herzog's devastating play about an American newlywed couple who move to a boho neighbourhood in Paris, only for their relationship to begin to unravel.
A collection of contemporary Asian-American plays.
Contemporary Plays by Disabled Playwrights
The first of its kind - an anthology that explores how disabled artists depict the world they inhabit with their disabilities.
Four plays from the award-winning American playwright which together form a complete 'marriage cycle'.
García Lorca's two most famous plays translated by two of America's most gifted poets.
Four new plays that interweave love and politics, from the screenwriter of The Motorcycle Diaries.
A meditation on the nature of time and the importance of human relationships, by acclaimed avant-garde theatre director André Gregory.
Suzan-Lori Parks' fierce and intimate three-person drama, a companion piece to her Pulitzer Prize-winning play Topdog/Underdog.
A in-depth survey of the work of groundbreaking theatre company the Wooster Group, introduced by Peter Sellars.
From the author of Angels in America, A Bright Room Called Day was Kushner's first major play. Written against the backdrop of Reagan's America, it is a powerful portrayal of individual resolution in the face of political catastrophe.