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  • The New Electric Ballroom (NHB Modern Plays)by Enda Walsh

    Nick Hern Books 2014; US$ 14.57

    A dark fable of the emotionally stultifying effects of small-town life, from the author of Disco Pigs and The Walworth Farce . Edinburgh Fringe First Award 2008 Three sisters in a remote fishing village, trapped in the years that have passed since their halcyon days at The New Electric Ballroom, are still obsessed by darker memories of something... more...

  • Enda Walsh Plays: One (NHB Modern Plays)by Enda Walsh

    Nick Hern Books 2014; US$ 21.86

    The first eight astonishing plays by Enda Walsh. Bursting onto the theatre scene in 1996 with Disco Pigs , Enda Walsh has delivered a sustained fusillade of strikingly original plays ever since. This volume, with a Foreword by the author, contains: The Ginger Ale Boy (Walsh's first play, previously unpublished) Disco Pigs misterman bedbound... more...

  • Beauty and the Beast (NHB Modern Plays)by Lucy Kirkwood

    Nick Hern Books 2014; US$ 13.11

    Lucy Kirkwood's delightful version of the classic fairytale, first seen in a production devised and directed by Katie Mitchell at the National Theatre for Christmas 2010. ‘I expect you have been told fairytales before. But you have never really heard a fairytale until you have heard it told by a real fairy.? The theft of a single rose has monstrous... more...

  • Penelope (NHB Modern Plays)by Enda Walsh

    Nick Hern Books 2014; US$ 13.11

    A riveting and savage take on the classic Greek myth of Penelope, wife of Odysseus. It?s 11.30 a.m. and already it?s thirty-three degrees Celsius. At the bottom of a drained swimming pool, four ridiculous men face their inevitable deaths, and play for an unwinnable love. Fringe First Award, Edinburgh 2010 'Grandiose Penelope...mixes classical... more...

  • Rabbit (NHB Modern Plays)by Nina Raine

    Nick Hern Books 2014; US$ 14.57

    A fiercely funny play about what it's like to be a young woman living, working, drinking, loving and having sex in the 21st century. Evening Standard Award for Most Promising Playwright Critics Circle Award for Most Promising Playwright It's Bella's 29th birthday. Friends and former lovers meet for a drink to celebrate. But as the Bloody Marys... more...

  • Precious Little Talent (NHB Modern Plays)by Ella Hickson

    Nick Hern Books 2014; US$ 11.65

    A touching and funny play about 20-somethings graduating into a world that's sold them down the river. Joey?s got a first-class degree, 20k worth of debt and works in a pub. Shunned by the world, rejected by her estranged father, she finds herself falling in love with an idealistic young American… 'It is young, full of spluttering energy and... more...

  • The Girlfriend Experience (NHB Modern Plays)by Alecky Blythe

    Nick Hern Books 2014; US$ 14.57

    A true-life play about friendship, heartbreak and business enterprise... in a seaside brothel. Tessa has set up a business: a brothel where mature women specialise in offering the 'Girlfriend Experience', a surprisingly caring and sympathetic service. As the women stoically strive to make a living in a competitive market, their personal lives... more...

  • King Charles III (West End Edition) (NHB Modern Plays)by Mike Bartlett

    Nick Hern Books 2014; US$ 14.57

    Mike Bartlett's controversial ‘future history play? explores the people beneath the crowns, the unwritten rules of our democracy, and the conscience of Britain?s most famous family. Queen Elizabeth II is dead. After a lifetime of waiting, her son ascends the throne. A future of power. But how to rule? Drawing on the style and structure of a Shakespearean... more...

  • The Railway Children (NHB Modern Plays)by E. Nesbitt; Mike Kenny

    Nick Hern Books 2014; US$ 13.11

    Mike Kenny's imaginative stage adaptation of E. Nesbit's much-loved children's classic. Famously filmed, this story of a prosperous Edwardian family - mother and three children - forced into near-penury in the rural north of England captures the anxieties and exhilarations of childhood with great tenderness and insight. As Mike Kenny says of... more...

  • The Haunting (NHB Modern Plays)by Charles Dickens; Hugh Janes

    Nick Hern Books 2014; US$ 14.57

    A spine-chilling play by Hugh Janes, based on several original ghost stories by Charles Dickens. In an ancient, crumbling mansion, sheltering from the howling winds that tear across the surrounding desolate moorland, two men stumble across a dark and terrifying secret that will change both of their lives. When a young book dealer, David Filde,... more...