Macbeth

William Shakespeare
Thought to have been first performed in 1606 as a response to the Gunpowder Plot against James I, and William Shakespeare’s shortest tragedy, Macbeth is a story of power, ambition, witchcraft and murder.
Macbeth by William Shakespeare
Digital Theatre
(2011)
Production
BBC Studios
(1978)
Production
British Council
(2016)
Production
Tara Arts
(2015)
Production
L.A. Theatre Works
(2011)
Audio Theatre
1606

M. Butterfly

David Henry Hwang
Inspired by an actual espionage scandal, a French diplomat discovers the startling truth about his Chinese mistress.
L.A. Theatre Works
(1996)
Audio Theatre
1988

Major Barbara

George Bernard Shaw
Barbara is a major in the Salvation Army and the daughter of Andrew Undershaft, who's made millions selling weapons of war. Battle rages between devilish father and idealistic daughter as they ask the question: does salvation come through faith or finance?
L.A. Theatre Works
(2007)
Audio Theatre
1905

Make and Break

Michael Frayn
From Michael Frayn, author of Copenhagen and Noises Off. A comedy-drama about a door manufacturing company and a fateful convention in Frankfurt.
L.A. Theatre Works
(1993)
Audio Theatre
1980

Man of the Moment

Alan Ayckbourn
The price of accidental fame is hashed out in this comedy about a famous bank robber and the clerk who foiled his biggest heist. Alan Ayckbourn's 1988 play anticipates the popularity—and absurdity—of reality TV.
L.A. Theatre Works
(1994)
Audio Theatre
1988

Mary Stuart

Friedrich von Schiller
Elizabeth I of England is threatened by the survival of her Catholic cousin, Mary Stuart. Wrestling with her own conscience, the Queen agonizes over Mary's fate, amidst fears for her own life.
L.A. Theatre Works
(2006)
Audio Theatre
1800

Master Harold and the Boys

Athol Fugard
The humourous and heartbreaking story of the friendship of Harold, a 17-year old white boy in 1950's South Africa, and the two middle aged black servants who raised him. This absorbing and affecting coming of age play was originally banned in South Africa.
L.A. Theatre Works
(2004)
Audio Theatre
1982

Merry Go Round

Wendy Kesselman
Wendy Kesselman's drama in which Michael and Anna, best friends and next door neighbors during childhood, accidentally meet again as adults. In an all-white room, they reenact their childhood fears, fantasies and mutual love as a chilling secret is revealed.
L.A. Theatre Works
(1999)
Audio Theatre
1981

Middle of the Night

Paddy Chayefsky
One of America's great writers, Paddy Chayefsky creates this wistful play about an unlikely romance. An unforgettable story of true love about an older widower who falls in love with his young secretary.
L.A. Theatre Works
(2002)
Audio Theatre
1957

Misalliance

George Bernard Shaw
Taking place on a single day in May 1909, a self-made millionaire and his family invite their future nobleman-in-law for a visit to their estate in Surrey, England. In this delightfully clever play, issues of gender, class, politics and family are all targets for Shaw’s keen wit.
L.A. Theatre Works
(2003)
Audio Theatre
1910

Molly Sweeney

Brian Friel
L.A. Theatre Works
(1997)
Audio Theatre
1994

Mrs. Warren's Profession

George Bernard Shaw
Modern parallels abound in the plight of Cambridge-educated mathematics wiz Vivie Warren, who discovers that her comfortable upbringing was financed in unspeakable ways.
L.A. Theatre Works
(1996)
Audio Theatre
1902