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Heartbreak House

by George Bernard Shaw

This vintage book contains George Bernard Shaw's 1919 play, "Heartbreak House: A Fantasia in the Russian Manner on English Themes". Ellie Dunn, her father, and her fiancé attend one of Hesione Hushabye's notorious...

Now This Is Not The End (NHB Modern Plays)

by Rose Lewenstein

How important is it to keep memories alive and pass down the tales of our ancestors? Six decades after her grandmother fled Germany, Rosie is making Berlin her new home. As she looks to the future, the secrets...

Image of an Unknown Young Woman  (NHB Modern Plays)

by Elinor Cook

She is a young woman in a yellow dress. She has been shot by the police. As a video goes viral, a revolution begins to stir.

Ali and Leyla are panicking – they uploaded the footage and now the authorities are...

Nathan the Wise

by Gotthold Ephraim Lessing & William Taylor

A Jewish merchant, a Muslim sultan, and a young Templar knight transcend the differences in their faiths in this play's moving plea for religious tolerance and cooperation amongst Christians, Jews, and Muslims....

In Search of Gielgud: A Biographer's Tale

by Jonathan Croall

Previously unpublished memories of a great actor in which leading figures of stage and screen offer candid recollections of John Gielgud. While putting together his widely praised biography of the great classical...

Three Hotels: Plays and Monologues

by Jon Robin Baitz

An acclaimed play from Jon Robin Baitz.

The Substance of Fire and Other Plays

by Jon Robin Baitz

Three acclaimed early plays from master playwright Jon Robin Baitz.

Temple (NHB Modern Plays)

by Steve Waters

On 15 October 2011 Occupy London makes camp outside St Paul’s Cathedral. On 21 October 2011 a building that had kept open through floods, the Blitz and terrorist threats closes its doors. On 28 October City...

buckets (NHB Modern Plays)

by Adam Barnard

How to fill what’s left of your day. How to fill the rest of your days. Sick buckets, bucket rattling, bucket lists, buckets of love.

Wry, emotive, funny and heartfelt, buckets is a play with a unique perspective...

Sons + Fathers

by Random House

SONS & FATHERS brings together a remarkable array of politicians and world leaders, writers and musicians, cultural icons and actors in this collection dedicated to fathers. A moving, fascinating and often funny...

A Girl Is a Half-Formed Thing

by Eimear McBRide & Annie Ryan

Winner of numerous literary awards including the Baileys Women's Prize for Fiction, the Geoffrey Faber Memorial Prize and the Goldsmiths Prize, Eimear McBride's debut novel A Girl Is a Half-formed Thing plunges...

Belinda - An April Folly in Three Acts

by A. A. Milne

Many of the earliest books, particularly those dating back to the 1900s and before, are now extremely scarce and increasingly expensive. We are republishing these classic works in affordable, high quality, modern...

Three Women and a Piano Tuner (NHB Modern Plays)

by Helen Cooper

An offbeat, lyrical drama about how our hopes and dreams can be thwarted by the choices we make - and by the ones we don't make.

Ella's got a project. After ten years she has completed her piano concerto, and...

The Domino Effect and other plays for teenagers (NHB Modern Plays)

by Fin Kennedy

<p>This second volume of plays from award-winning playwright Fin Kennedy features three ensemble plays for large casts of young people aged thirteen to nineteen, each developed via a long-term, collaborative...

Tragedy and Trauma in the Plays of Christopher Marlowe

by Mathew R, Dr Martin & Helen, Dr Ostovich

Contending that criticism of Marlowe’s plays has been limited by humanist conceptions of tragedy, this book engages with trauma theory, especially psychoanalytic trauma theory, to offer a fresh critical perspective...

Babylon Heights

by Irvine Welsh & Dean Cavanagh

If you put four dwarfs in a room with enough opium and alcohol, it's bound to end in tears.

In 1935, MGM studios embarked on a movie adaptation of L. Frank Baum's The Wizard of Oz. The production called for...

Dramatic Spaces: Scenography and Spectatorial Perceptions

by Jennifer Low

For literary scholars, plays are texts; for scenographers, plays are performances. Yet clearly a drama is both text and performance. Dramatic Spaces examines period-specific stage spaces in order to assess how...

Lally the Scut

by Abbie Spallen

The child's down a hole, the mother's up to high doh, the town's up in arms and humanity's down the drain.Uproarious, occasionally macabre and always compelling, Lally the Scut draws a line in the mud for Northern...

An Ideal Husband

by Oscar Wilde

On the surface, Sir Robert Chiltern is an ideal husband—he has an impressive role as a member of the House of Commons and is always respectable in public and in private. His wife, Lady Chiltern, is proud of...

The Beaux Stratagem

by George Farquhar

The NHB Drama Classics series presents the world's greatest plays in affordable, highly readable editions for students, actors and theatregoers. The hallmarks of the series are accessible introductions (focussing...