PLAYS

See below for our list of plays. Availability of some titles is limited, so email us for bulk orders and international postage quotes. 

God's Waiting Room: an end of life comedy

by Karen Bartholomew
ISBN: 978-0-9926853-5-5
Paperback, 48pp, 2017

Playtext by: Karen Bartholomew

£9.99 (+£2 UK postage)

Mother is dying slowly, the wait is unbearable, the pressures 
insurmountable, the thoughts unbelievable.
Surely a gesture towards God's bigger plan is needed? Sisters, Stella and Connie may be different from one another but share a common and profound love for their Mother. Can things really continue as they are?

 

★★★★ "Poignant, funny and beautifully accurate"  London Pub Theatres

★★★★  "Many theatre lovers have missed this gem of a play that deserves more exposure" Everything Theatre

★★★★ "Death explored in a brave way"   Remote Goat

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My Mind is Free

by Sam Hall
ISBN: 978-0-9926853-4-8
Paperback, 60pp, 2015

Playtext by: Sam Hall

£9.99 (+£2 UK postage)

Four strangers from different countries find themselves thrown together in a situation out of their control, and out of their understanding. My Mind is Free by playwright Sam Hall tells the stories of four victims of human 

trafficking. 

* Nominated for the Human Trafficking Foundation’s Anti-Slavery Day media awards * 

 

Reviews of My Mind is Free:

...an engaging, challenging and powerful piece of theatre.” Merton Against Trafficking

“an important show...” FemaleArts ****

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Zero Down

by Sarah Hehir
ISBN: 978-0-9926853-2-4
Paperback, 60pp, 2015

Playtext by: Sarah Hehir

£9.99

(+ £2 UK postage) 

When a student joins the zero hours team at a run down care home underlying tensions between the overworked nurses and their patients really start to surface.

Zero Down is playwright Sarah Hehir's second full-length play. 

 

Reviews of Zero Down:

... opens up all sorts of questions, questions that need to be asked.

FemaleArts **** Read full review 
“... a nuanced vision of people trapped in the race to the bottom where there are only shades of grey.” 17Percent Read full review

Child Z

by Sarah Hehir
ISBN: 978-0-9926853-1-7
Paperback, 56pp, 2015

Playtext by: Sarah Hehir

£9.99

(+ £2 UK postage)

Zoe is a teenage girl growing up in a deeply disturbing society. If those paid to protect her aren't listening, then who is? 

Child Z is playwright Sarah Hehir's debut full-length play. Sarah won the BBC Writers Prize for her radio play Bang Up

 

Reviews of Child Z:

... a play that is every bit as moving as it is necessary. ” FemaleArts ***** Read full review