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2,000 Feet Away

Written by

Anthony Weigh

~playauthor~Written by~ Anthony Weigh

Faber and Faber, 2008

Faber Drama

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Scenes: 9, Roles: Total (12), Female (4), Male (8), Unassigned (0)

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...Eldon, Iowa. A tiny community in the heartland of America. A new state law bans sex offenders from living within 2,000 feet of schools, parks, public libraries, bus stops - anywhere children might gather. Charged...

Actor

Written by

Steven Berkoff

~playauthor~Written by~ Steven Berkoff

Faber and Faber, 1994

Faber Drama

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

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...An actor speaks on the phone to his agents, his parents, and his fellow thespians, battling with rejection, expectation, disappointment and self-pity. A short monologue which delves into the heart of the acting industry...

Airswimming

Written by

Charlotte Jones

~playauthor~Written by~ Charlotte Jones

Faber and Faber, 2004

Faber Drama

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Scenes: 16

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...A young woman from high society is wrenched from her world of luxury and incarcerated in St. Dymphna’s Hospital for the Criminally Insane. With no idea of the reason of her imprisonment, bewildered Persephone retreats into her own fantasy...

The Hotel in Amsterdam

Written by

John Osborne

~playauthor~Written by~ John Osborne

Faber and Faber, 1998

Faber Drama

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Acts: 2, Roles: Total (9), Female (4), Male (5), Unassigned (0)

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...Six London friends, whose lives and work are overshadowed by a demanding film producer, flee the country for a weekend to escape his clutches. Safely ensconced in a hotel in Amsterdam, the uneasy equilibrium that has...

Look Back in Anger

Written by

John Osborne

~playauthor~Written by~ John Osborne

Faber and Faber, 1996

Faber Drama

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Acts: 3, Scenes: 4, Roles: Total (5), Female (2), Male (3), Unassigned (0)

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...‘Look Back in Anger presents post-war youth as it really is. To have done this at all would be a significant achievement; to have done it in a first play is a minor miracle. All the qualities are there, qualities one had despaired of ever...

Anna Bella Eema  

Written by

Lisa D'Amour

~playauthor~Written by~ Lisa D'Amour

Faber and Faber, 2019

Faber Drama

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Roles: Total (3), Female (3), Male (0), Unassigned (0)

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...Something is coming. It's either the interstate or the end of the world. Precocious Annabella lives in a deserted trailer park with her eccentric mother, Irene. Desperate to ward...

The Map of Argentina  

Written by

Marina Carr

~playauthor~Written by~ Marina Carr

Faber and Faber, 2015

Faber Drama

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Scenes: 12, Roles: Total (12), Female (5), Male (7), Unassigned (0)

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...The Map of Argentina offers a meditation on love and what happens when it is denied, or pursued and hunted down...

Arrivals and Departures  

Written by

Alan Ayckbourn

~playauthor~Written by~ Alan Ayckbourn

Faber and Faber, 2018

Faber Drama

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Acts: 2, Roles: Total (29), Female (13), Male (16), Unassigned (0)

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...Two strangers – a taxi driver and a soldier – brought together during a covert security mission, relive memories of their lives. Arrivals and Departures premiered at the Stephen Joseph Theatre...

A Question of Attribution

Written by

Alan Bennett

~playauthor~Written by~ Alan Bennett

Faber and Faber, 1998

Faber Drama

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Roles: Total (6), Female (1), Male (5), Unassigned (0)

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...Sir Anthony Blunt is the director of the Courtauld Institute, London. While cleaning a Titian painting, Blunt has discovered a potential forgery in the Royal Collection. But the painting isn’t the only fake – Blunt himself is a spy...

Phaedra Backwards  

Written by

Marina Carr

~playauthor~Written by~ Marina Carr

Faber and Faber, 2015

Faber Drama

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Scenes: 11, Roles: Total (14), Female (8), Male (6), Unassigned (0)

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...Phaedra Backwards retells the Phaedra myth to discover what shaped her. The play was first performed at the McCarter Theatre Center for the Performing Arts, Princeton, in October 2011...