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City of Glass

Written by

Duncan Macmillan

Adapted by

Duncan Macmillan

~playauthor~Written by~ Duncan Macmillan ~playauthor~Adapted by~ Duncan Macmillan

Oberon Books, 2017

Oberon Modern Plays

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Roles: Total (17), Female (4), Male (11), Unassigned (2)

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...When reclusive crime writer Daniel Quinn receives a mysterious call seeking a private detective in the middle of the night, he quickly and unwittingly becomes the protagonist in a thriller of his own. As the familiar territory...

Rosmersholm

Adapted by

Duncan Macmillan

~playauthor~Written by~ Henrik Ibsen , Duncan Macmillan ~playauthor~Adapted by~ Duncan Macmillan

Oberon Books, 2019

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Acts: 4, Roles: Total (7), Female (2), Male (4), Unassigned (1)

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...Duncan Macmillan's stunning and resonant adaptation of Henrik Ibsen's Rosmersholm. This revival of a masterpiece charts love, politics, past and future, with plenty of twists thrown in for good measure....

Don Juan Comes Back from the War

Adapted by

Duncan Macmillan

~playauthor~Written by~ Ödön von Horváth , Duncan Macmillan ~playauthor~Adapted by~ Duncan Macmillan

Oberon Books, 2012

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Scenes: 16, Roles: Total (23), Female (22), Male (1), Unassigned (0)

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... finds himself increasingly at odds with the man he used to be. Is this notorious lothario about to experience a sudden change of heart? Ödön von Horváth’s startling tale of displacement and isolation in the aftermath of the Great War is presented in a bold new adaptation by award-winning playwright Duncan Macmillan....

The Most Humane Way to Kill a Lobster

Written by

Duncan Macmillan

~playauthor~Written by~ Duncan Macmillan

Oberon Books, 2005

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Scenes: 7, Roles: Total (6), Female (4), Male (1), Unassigned (1)

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...You put it in the freezer, so when you transfer it to the boiling water it doesn't feel a thing. I suppose that this is how I've felt recently. I've been in some deep freeze and suddenly I can feel steam in my face, I'm falling headlong...

2071

Written by

Duncan Macmillan

~playauthor~Written by~ Duncan Macmillan

Oberon Books, 2016

Oberon Modern Plays

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...2071 is a 'dramatised lecture' on climate change co-written by Chris Rapley and Duncan Macmillan, following more than a hundred hours of conversation. It was written to be performed by Chris Rapley at the Royal Court Theatre in London and the Hamburg Schauspielhaus in late 2014, in a production directed by Katie Mitchell....

Every Brilliant Thing

Written by

Duncan Macmillan

~playauthor~Written by~ Duncan Macmillan

Oberon Books, 2015

Oberon Modern Plays

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...You're six years old. Mum's in hospital. Dad says she's 'done something stupid'. She finds it hard to be happy. So you start to make a list of everything that's brilliant about the world. Everything that's worth living for....

Monster

Written by

Duncan Macmillan

~playauthor~Written by~ Duncan Macmillan

Oberon Books, 2007

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Scenes: 10, Roles: Total (4), Female (2), Male (2), Unassigned (0)

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... and is afraid of nothing? Monster won two awards at the inaugural Bruntwood Playwriting Competition and was first performed in 2007 at the Royal Exchange, Manchester, where Duncan MacMillan was Writer-in-Residence....

Lungs

Written by

Duncan Macmillan

~playauthor~Written by~ Duncan Macmillan

Oberon Books, 2011

Oberon Modern Plays

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

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...I could fly to New York and back every day for seven years and still not leave a carbon footprint as big as if I have a child. Ten thousand tonnes of CO2. That's the weight of the Eiffel Tower. I'd be giving birth to the Eiffel Tower...

People, Places and Things

Written by

Duncan Macmillan

~playauthor~Written by~ Duncan Macmillan

Oberon Books, 2015

Oberon Modern Plays

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Acts: 2, Roles: Total (33), Female (10), Male (8), Unassigned (15)

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...Emma was having the time of her life. Now she's in rehab. Her first step is to admit that she has a problem. But the problem isn't with Emma, it's with everything else. She needs to tell the truth. But she's smart enough to know...

New Directions

Much Ado About Nothing : A Critical Reader

Bloomsbury Arden Shakespeare, 2018

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... Encyclopaedia (London and Basingstoke: Macmillan, 1983), 962. The site of ‘Whittington College’ is shown in Adrian Prockter and Robert Taylor (eds), The A to Z of Elizabethan London (London: Guildhall and Harry Margary, Lympne Castle, Kent, 1979),...