Earthquakes in London

Mike Bartlett
Describing the relationship between three sisters, their partners and their estranged father, Earthquakes in London is a sprawling chaotic portrait of modern politics and growing environmental concern.
Talking About Plays
(2016)
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2010

Educating Rita

Willy Russell

Originally commissioned by the RSC, this classic comedy was inspired by Willy Russell’s own experiences and George Bernard Shaw’s play Pygmalion

 

Tired of her work and social life, hairdresser Susan signs up to an Open University course in English Literature where she meets her tutor Frank, a middle-aged university lecturer and borderline alcoholic. Following their relationship over the course of the year, the play delves into issues surrounding social class and cultural differences.

Digital Theatre
(2017)
Interview

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1979

Emerald City

David Williamson
One of the best-known works by Australian theatre’s most beloved craftsman and commentator David Williamson, Emerald City is loosely based on the author's own experiences moving from Melbourne to Sydney in 1979.
Emerald City - Australian National Theatre Live (2016)
Australian National Theatre Live
(2016)
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1987

Enron

Lucy Prebble
Fasten your seat-belts for a rapid-fire, sophisticated thrill ride through one of the most infamous financial scandals in history! With a spicy blend of humor, pathos, and music, the machinations of big biz are laid bare as razzle-dazzle entertainment.
LA Theatre Works
(2010)
Audio Theatre

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2009

Eugene Onegin

Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky
A story of unrequited love, regret and human folly, Alexander Pushkin’s novel, written entirely in verse, is considered a classic among Russian literature, detailing Onegin’s actions and the tragic consequences that follow.
Eugene Onegin
Stage Russia
(2016)
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1833

Exchange

Yuri Trifonov
The bureaucratic nightmare of Soviet housing and one family's attempt to "exchange" its tiny Moscow apartment for a larger one. Adapted from a novella by the respected Russian writer Yuri Trifonov, translated by playwright Michael Frayn.
LA Theatre Works
(1992)
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1969