Bartlett Plays: 1: Not Talking, My Child, Artefacts, by Mike Bartlett

By Mike Bartlett

this primary choice of Mike Bartlett's performs showcases the adroit services and aptitude of a author identified for laser-sharp political remark, tight dialectics and needlingly genuine characters.

My baby is a gut-wrenching exploration of the lengths a father will visit to have entry to his baby. The play creates a violent global the place strong intentions count number for extraordinarily little, and gives an incisive, sincere examine what it potential to be an outstanding parent.

Contractions is an ink-black comedy approximately paintings and play: Emma's been seeing Darren. She thinks she's in love. Her boss thinks she's in breach of agreement. the location should be resolved.

Artefacts depicts a father-daughter reunion which, after sixteen years, crosses among the realm of a British youngster and an Iraqi professional in antiquity, and is complex through the ambivalent present of a useful Mespotamian vase.

Cock is a punchy play which takes a playful, candid examine one man's sexuality and the problems that come up in the event you recognize you may have a choice.

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