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  • The Deep Blue Sea (The Rattigan Collection)by Terence Rattigan

    Nick Hern Books 2014; US$ 14.57

    Written in the early fifties when Rattigan was at the height of his powers, The Deep Blue Sea is a powerful account of lives blighted by love - or the lack of it. The play opens with the failed suicide of Hester Collyer, who has deserted her husband for the raffish charms of an ex-fighter pilot. This edition includes an authoritative... more...

  • An Intervention (NHB Modern Plays)by Mike Bartlett

    Nick Hern Books 2014; US$ 14.57

    A touching, funny play about what happens when you hate your best friend. One of them went on the anti-war protest, shouted their lungs out, then got horrendously and staggeringly drunk. The other stayed at home, watched TV for a bit, and thought about the future. An Intervention premiered at the Watford Palace Theatre in April 2014, in a co-production... more...

  • Dracula (stage version) (NHB Modern Plays)by Bram Stoker; Liz Lochhead

    Nick Hern Books 2014; US$ 14.57

    A thrilling adaptation, by acclaimed poet and playwright Liz Lochhead, that stays refreshingly close to Bram Stoker's classic novel. Asked to adapt it by the Royal Lyceum Theatre, Edinburgh, she immersed herself in the book. 'After a sleepless night,' she writes in the Introduction, 'my hair was standing on end, what with the mad Renfield in his... more...

  • Apologia (NHB Modern Plays)by Alexi Kaye Campbell

    Nick Hern Books 2014; US$ 14.57

    A disastrous family reunion is the occasion for a sharp and perceptive look at what has happened to 60s idealists and their children. The follow-up to Alexi Kaye Campbell's award-winning debut play, The Pride . Kristin Miller is an eminent and successful art historian. As a young mother she followed her politics and vocation, storming Parisian... more...

  • Hedda (NHB Modern Plays)by Lucy Kirkwood

    Nick Hern Books 2014; US$ 14.57

    A bold new version of Ibsen's tragic masterpiece by an award-winning modern writer of Chimerica . In Lucy Kirkwood's version of Hedda Gabler , Ibsen's nineteenth-century heroine is relocated to present-day London, to startling effect. Hedda, still mourning for the father she adored, returns from honeymoon with a husband she doesn't love, to... more...

  • The Faith Machine (NHB Modern Plays)by Alexi Kaye Campbell

    Nick Hern Books 2014; US$ 14.57

    Travelling from America to Britain to a remote Greek island, The Faith Machine explores the relationship between faith and capitalism and asks fundamental questions about the true meaning of love. On a beautiful September morning in New York, Sophie forces Tom into a decision. The choice he makes, and the events of that day, will change their... more...

  • Britannia Waves the Rules (NHB Modern Plays)by Gareth Farr

    Nick Hern Books 2014; US$ 14.57

    An arresting and angry look at conflict and its effect on soldiers returning home to a world they no longer know how to cope with, and a society that doesn?t know how to cope with them. Carl doesn?t fit in at home. He doesn?t fit in anywhere. When he signs up for the Army, he sees it as a way out of his life in Blackpool. But the Army takes him... more...

  • Pressure (NHB Modern Plays)by David Haig

    Nick Hern Books 2014; US$ 14.57

    An intense real-life thriller centred around the most important weather forecast in the history of warfare. June 1944. One man?s decision is about to change the course of history. Everything is in place for the biggest invasion ever known in Europe D-Day. One last crucial question remains: will the weather be right on the day? Problematically... more...

  • The Girl's Guide to Saving the World (NHB Modern Plays)by Elinor Cook

    Nick Hern Books 2014; US$ 14.57

    A frank and funny new play about friendship, feminism and what it means to be successful. Jane and Bella are best friends. They?re starting a revolution. But they?re falling out of step. Toby dreams of babies, buggies, and home improvement. But he can?t even father his cat. And that boy keeps telling Jane to take what she wants. But what... more...

  • Tom Stoppard Plays 4by Tom Stoppard

    Faber & Faber 2013; US$ 21.86

    This fourth volume of Tom Stoppard's work for the stage brings together five of his most celebrated translations and adaptations of plays by Arthur Schnitzler ( Dalliance and Undiscovered Country ), Ferenc Molnar ( Rough Crossing ), Johann Nestroy ( On the Razzle ) and Anton Chekhov ( The Seagull ). more...