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Cruise

Written by

Jack Holden

~playauthor~Written by~ Jack Holden

Methuen Drama, 2021

Modern Plays

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...Set in London's Soho in the 1980s, Cruise tells the story of what should have been Michael Spencer's last night on Earth. Diagnosed with HIV in 1984, he's told by doctors that he has just four years to live, so as the clock runs down...

Walden

Written by

Amy Berryman

~playauthor~Written by~ Amy Berryman

Faber & Faber, 2021

Faber Drama

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Acts: 5, Roles: Total (3), Female (2), Male (1), Unassigned (0)

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...It's ridiculous – we're investing in this place light years away that we don't even know if our species can survive on – After returning from a year-long Moon mission, Cassie, a NASA botanist, finds herself in a remote cabin...

Tarantula

Written by

Philip Ridley

~playauthor~Written by~ Philip Ridley

Methuen Drama, 2021

Modern Plays

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Roles: Total (1), Female (1), Male (0), Unassigned (0)

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...Of course – as you've no doubt guessed – there's a big 'But Then' moment heading this way… It's a sunny, spring day in East London. On a street corner, two teenagers kiss. One of them...

Firebird Tattoo

Written by

Ty Defoe

~playauthor~Written by~ Ty Defoe

Methuen Drama, 2021

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Scenes: 15, Roles: Total (6), Female (2), Male (0), Unassigned (4)

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...Sky Red Rope goes on a quest to find her father, ultimately finding out she is queer by getting a tattoo. This play features themes of queer two-spirit identity on the Indigenous reservation in Anishinaabe territory...

Go, Girl

Written by

Roy Williams

~playauthor~Written by~ Roy Williams

Methuen Drama, 2021

Modern Plays

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Roles: Total (1), Female (1), Male (0), Unassigned (0)

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...London. 2020. Working as a security guard at Westfield and a mother to a teenage daughter, Donna sees her life as unremarkable. Why have things not turned out how she pictured when she was a young girl, inspired by the words of Michelle...

The Visiting Hour

Written by

Frank McGuinness

~playauthor~Written by~ Frank McGuinness

Faber & Faber, 2021

Faber Drama

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Roles: Total (3), Female (1), Male (1), Unassigned (1)

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...You used to swing me on our garden gate. In and out, in and out - out and in, me, on top of the gate, safe because I was in your arms, my father's big strong arms. Recalling events that may or may not have happened,...

Angela

Written by

Mark Ravenhill

~playauthor~Written by~ Mark Ravenhill

Methuen Drama, 2021

Modern Plays

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Scenes: 37, Roles: Total (20), Female (10), Male (9), Unassigned (1)

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...Mark Ravenhill's autobiographical radio play explores the way culture, high and low, impacted both his mother's and his family's lives. Starting an adult ballet class as the only male in the group sparks a memory of life through...

The Overseas Student

Written by

Tanika Gupta

~playauthor~Written by~ Tanika Gupta

Methuen Drama, 2021

Modern Plays

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Roles: Total (1), Female (0), Male (1), Unassigned (0)

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...London. 1888. An 18-year-old Gandhi has just arrived from India to study Law. Miles from home, his wife and his family, we see him navigate a time of uncertainty, growth and opportunity. As he builds a new life, he explores the joys...

Sagittarius Ponderosa

Written by

MJ Kaufman

~playauthor~Written by~ MJ Kaufman

Methuen Drama, 2021

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Scenes: 13, Roles: Total (6), Female (2), Male (4), Unassigned (0)

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...Archer's not out to his family but when his father falls ill he has to move back to his childhood home in central Oregon. At night under the oldest Ponderosa Pine, he meets a stranger who knows the history of the forests and the sadness...

Shedding a Skin

Written by

Amanda Wilkin

~playauthor~Written by~ Amanda Wilkin

Faber & Faber, 2021

Faber Drama

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Scenes: 9, Roles: Total (1), Female (1), Male (0), Unassigned (0)

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...Sometimes you crack. Sometimes you didn't mean to yell that. Sometimes you have to lay low until you've figured it out...