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Small Island
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directed by Rufus Norris, 1965-; designed by Katrina Lindsay, fl. 2000, Katrina Lindsay, fl. 2000, Paul Anderson, fl. 2019; performed by Gershwyn Eustache Jnr, fl. 2012, Andrew Rothney, fl. 2011, Leah Harvey, fl. 2008, Aisling Loftus, 1990- and C. J. Beckford, fl. 2015 (London, England: Royal National Theatre, 2019, originally published 2019), 2 hours 49 mins

Age recommendation: 15+ (strong language and racist terms)

Recorded through National Theatre Live on 30th May, 2019.

Adapted for the stage by Helen Edmundson, Small Island follows three intricately connected stories. Hortense yearns for a new life away from rural Jamaica, Gilbert dreams of becoming a lawyer, and Q...

directed by Rufus Norris, 1965-; designed by Katrina Lindsay, fl. 2000, Katrina Lindsay, fl. 2000, Paul Anderson, fl. 2019; performed by Gershwyn Eustache Jnr, fl. 2012, Andrew Rothney, fl. 2011, Leah Harvey, fl. 2008, Aisling Loftus, 1990- and C. J. Beckford, fl. 2015 (London, England: Royal National Theatre, 2019, originally published 2019), 2 hours 49 mins
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Translations
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written by Brian Friel, 1929-2015; directed by Ian Rickson, 1963-; designed by Rae Smith, fl. 2007, Rae Smith, fl. 2007, Neil Austin, fl. 2007; performed by Adetomiwa Edun, 1984-, Dermot Crowley, 1947-, Michelle Fox, Colin Morgan, 1986-, Ciarán Hinds, 1953-, Aoife Duffin, Laurence Kinlan, 1983-, Seamus O'Hara, fl. 2014, Judith Roddy, fl. 2004 and Rufus Wright, 1974- (London, England: Royal National Theatre, 2018, originally published 2018), 2 hours 6 mins

Age recommendation: 12+

This archive recording was captured on 31st July, 2018.

What happens when a land is robbed of its language?

Brian Friel’s modern classic is a powerful account of nationhood, which sees the turbulent relationship between England and Ireland play out in one quiet community.

Owen, the prodigal...

written by Brian Friel, 1929-2015; directed by Ian Rickson, 1963-; designed by Rae Smith, fl. 2007, Rae Smith, fl. 2007, Neil Austin, fl. 2007; performed by Adetomiwa Edun, 1984-, Dermot Crowley, 1947-, Michelle Fox, Colin Morgan, 1986-, Ciarán Hinds, 1953-, Aoife Duffin, Laurence Kinlan, 1983-, Seamus O'Hara, fl. 2014, Judith Roddy, fl. 2004 and Rufus Wright, 1974- (London, England: Royal National Theatre, 2018, originally published 2018), 2 hours 6 mins
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The Lift Key
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written by Ágóta Kristóf, 1935-2011, in Ágóta Kristóf: Collected Plays, by Ágóta Kristóf, translated by Bart Smet. (London: Oberon Books, 2018), p. NA (London, England: Oberon Books, 2018), 17 page(s)
written by Ágóta Kristóf, 1935-2011, in Ágóta Kristóf: Collected Plays, by Ágóta Kristóf, translated by Bart Smet. (London: Oberon Books, 2018), p. NA (London, England: Oberon Books, 2018), 17 page(s)
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Go Behind the Scenes at the Met's La Bohème
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produced by Bloomberg L. P. (New York, NY: Bloomberg L. P., 2018, originally published 2018), 2 mins

Nov.27 -- New York's Metropolitan Opera has been performing Giacomo Puccini’s La Bohème since 1900, but the public rarely, if ever, gets to see how it's done. Now, a behind-the-scenes look at the set lets us see that the production is as spectacular backstage as it is from the audience.

produced by Bloomberg L. P. (New York, NY: Bloomberg L. P., 2018, originally published 2018), 2 mins
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Angelstate
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written by Nina Rapi, fl. 2006, in The Oberon Anthology of Contemporary Greek Plays, by Lena Kitsopoulou,‎ Nina Rapi,‎ Yannis Mavritsakis,‎ Charalampos Giannou,‎ Akis Dimou. (London: Oberon Books, 2017), pp. 63-113 (2017, originally published 2017), 52 page(s)
Nina Rapi, Angelstate - In an imaginary space of expiation six characters seek truths while battling with desire, loss and guilt.
written by Nina Rapi, fl. 2006, in The Oberon Anthology of Contemporary Greek Plays, by Lena Kitsopoulou,‎ Nina Rapi,‎ Yannis Mavritsakis,‎ Charalampos Giannou,‎ Akis Dimou. (London: Oberon Books, 2017), pp. 63-113 (2017, originally published 2017), 52 page(s)
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Hungry
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written by Charalampos Giannou, fl. 2017, in The Oberon Anthology of Contemporary Greek Plays, by Lena Kitsopoulou,‎ Nina Rapi,‎ Yannis Mavritsakis,‎ Charalampos Giannou,‎ Akis Dimou. (London: Oberon Books, 2017), pp. 240-322 (2017, originally published 2017), 84 page(s)
Charalampos Giannou, Hungry - A common family crisis takes an unexpected turn in a series of tragicomic events and becomes a total disaster.
written by Charalampos Giannou, fl. 2017, in The Oberon Anthology of Contemporary Greek Plays, by Lena Kitsopoulou,‎ Nina Rapi,‎ Yannis Mavritsakis,‎ Charalampos Giannou,‎ Akis Dimou. (London: Oberon Books, 2017), pp. 240-322 (2017, originally published 2017), 84 page(s)
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Wolfgang
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written by Yannis Mavritsakis, 1964-, in The Oberon Anthology of Contemporary Greek Plays, by Lena Kitsopoulou,‎ Nina Rapi,‎ Yannis Mavritsakis,‎ Charalampos Giannou,‎ Akis Dimou. (London: Oberon Books, 2017), pp. 114-216 (2017, originally published 2017), 104 page(s)
Yannis Mavritsakis, Wolfgang - Based on a real event that ‘traumatised’ civilized Europe, a man obsessively seeks absolute devotion by totally depriving a woman’s freedom.
written by Yannis Mavritsakis, 1964-, in The Oberon Anthology of Contemporary Greek Plays, by Lena Kitsopoulou,‎ Nina Rapi,‎ Yannis Mavritsakis,‎ Charalampos Giannou,‎ Akis Dimou. (London: Oberon Books, 2017), pp. 114-216 (2017, originally published 2017), 104 page(s)
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Consent
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written by Nina Raine, fl. 2010; directed by Roger Michell, 1956-; designed by Hildegard Bechtler, 1951-, Dinah Collin, fl. 1969-2018, Rick Fisher; performed by Adam James, 1972-, Anna Maxwell Martin, 1977-, Ben Chaplin, 1969-, Pip Carter, fl. 2007, Daisy Haggard, 1978-, Priyanga Burford, fl. 1998 and Heather Craney, 1971- (London, England: Royal National Theatre, 2017, originally published 2017), 2 hours 6 mins

Age recommendation: 15+ (references to rape)

This archive recording was captured on 9th May, 2017.

Why is Justice blind? Is she impartial? Or is she blinkered? Friends take opposing briefs in a rape case. The key witness is a woman whose life seems a world away from theirs. At home, their own lives begin to unrave...

written by Nina Raine, fl. 2010; directed by Roger Michell, 1956-; designed by Hildegard Bechtler, 1951-, Dinah Collin, fl. 1969-2018, Rick Fisher; performed by Adam James, 1972-, Anna Maxwell Martin, 1977-, Ben Chaplin, 1969-, Pip Carter, fl. 2007, Daisy Haggard, 1978-, Priyanga Burford, fl. 1998 and Heather Craney, 1971- (London, England: Royal National Theatre, 2017, originally published 2017), 2 hours 6 mins
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The Second Shepherds' Play
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written by Wakefield Master; directed by Douglas Morse, fl. 1998; produced by Heide Estes, fl. 2000, Grandfather Films; performed by Jeni Bishop, fl. 2016, Daniel Dawes, fl. 2012, Robert De Domenici, fl. 2016, Nina Flitman, fl. 2015, Alan Hay, fl. 2013, Sarah Middle, fl. 2016 and Steven Waring, fl. 2016 (United States: Grandfather Films, 2017), 46 mins
The Second Shepherds' Play was written in the fifteenth century by a playwright known to scholars today as the Wakefield Master. The comic-drama focuses on Col, the nominal leader of three shepherds and their encounter with Mak, the local thief. In the middle of the night, Mak casts a spell over the three and make...
written by Wakefield Master; directed by Douglas Morse, fl. 1998; produced by Heide Estes, fl. 2000, Grandfather Films; performed by Jeni Bishop, fl. 2016, Daniel Dawes, fl. 2012, Robert De Domenici, fl. 2016, Nina Flitman, fl. 2015, Alan Hay, fl. 2013, Sarah Middle, fl. 2016 and Steven Waring, fl. 2016 (United States: Grandfather Films, 2017), 46 mins
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Yerma
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written by Federico García Lorca, 1898-1936; directed by Simon Stone, 1984-; performed by Billie Piper, 1982-, Brendan Cowell, 1976-, John Macmillan, fl. 2017, Charlotte Randle, fl. 2017 and Thalissa Teixeira, fl. 2017 (London, England: Royal National Theatre, 2017, originally published 2017), 1 hour 36 mins

Age recommendation: 15+ (very strong language and sexual references)

This Young Vic production was recorded through National Theatre Live on 31st August, 2017.

A young woman is driven to the unthinkable by her desperate desire to have a child in Lorca’s classic tragedy about honour, family and female empowerment...

written by Federico García Lorca, 1898-1936; directed by Simon Stone, 1984-; performed by Billie Piper, 1982-, Brendan Cowell, 1976-, John Macmillan, fl. 2017, Charlotte Randle, fl. 2017 and Thalissa Teixeira, fl. 2017 (London, England: Royal National Theatre, 2017, originally published 2017), 1 hour 36 mins
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