By Vinay Patel
Midnight on the Dartford Crossing; Roland's settled in for one more exciting evening supervising the toll machines; Andrea's beautiful certain she's come to kill herself. Neither of them desires to be there. either imagine the other's loopy. nonetheless, it really is great to have corporation.
strangers on a bridge at midnight, a online game of dominoes, and a price prepared meal – HighTide Escalator playwright Vinay Patel's new play explores humanity, desperation and wish.
Following on from the good fortune of his debut play, real Brits, which premiered on the 2014 Edinburgh competition Fringe, Free Fall used to be Vinay Patel's first full-length play to be staged in London.
Read or Download Free Fall (Modern Plays) PDF
Similar british & irish drama & plays books
Over a century after its first level functionality, Peter Pan has turn into deeply embedded in Western pop culture, as a permanent a part of adolescence stories, in every thing of renowned media, and in advertisement agencies. on account that 2003 the characters from this tale have had a hugely obvious presence in approximately each style of pop culture: significant movies, a literary sequel to the unique adventures, a photo novel that includes a grown-up Wendy Darling, and an Argentinean novel a couple of kid's booklet author encouraged by means of J.
This number of Alan Bennett's paintings comprises his first play and West finish hit, 40 Years On, in addition to Getting On, Habeus Corpus, and luxuriate in. 40 Years On'Alan Bennett's such a lot gloriously humorous play . .. a super, younger notion of a state in decline, as visible in the course of the eyes of a home-grown college play .
On the flip of the 17th century, Hristomir Stanev argues, rules in regards to the senses turned a part of a dramatic and literary culture in England, considering the influence of metropolitan tradition. Drawing upon an archive of early glossy dramatic and prose writings, and on contemporary interdisciplinary experiences of sensory belief, Stanev right here investigates representations of the 5 senses in Jacobean performs in dating to metropolitan environments.
How do audiences adventure reside performances? what's received whilst a countrywide theatre is born? those questions and extra are the topic of Locating the Audience, the first in-depth research of the way humans shape relationships with a brand new theatre corporation. Investigating the inaugural season of nationwide Theatre Wales, Kirsty Sedgman explores how diverse humans felt concerning the approach their groups have been 'engaged' and their areas 'performed' by way of the theatre’s productions.
- Disease, Diagnosis, and Cure on the Early Modern Stage (Literary and Scientific Cultures of Early Modernity)
- Ostrovsky: Plays Two: Plays 2 (Absolute Classics)
- The Life of Shakespeare, Enquiries Into the Originality of His Dramatic Plots and Characters - Vol. II
- Modernity, Community, and Place in Brian Friel's Drama (Irish Studies)
- Fran & Leni (Modern Plays)
- Dramaturgy: A Revolution in Theatre (Cambridge Studies in Modern Theatre)
Additional info for Free Fall (Modern Plays)