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100th Anniversary News:




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ARLINGTON by Enda Walsh at St. Ann's Warehuse, May 3-28, 2017

St. Ann’s Warehouse presents
Landmark Productions/Galway International Arts Festival
Enda Walsh
MAY 3 – MAY 28, 2017

Written and Directed by Enda Walsh
Choreography by Emma Martin


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Arlington {a love story] Cover Image
ISBN: 9781848426054
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Nick Hern Books - July 7th, 2016

Lazarus: The Complete Book and Lyrics Cover Image
ISBN: 9781848426269
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Nick Hern Books, Ltd. - November 10th, 2016

Women of Irish Theatre and the Early Abbey Theatre Plays: Discussion and Signing

Thursday, March 16, 2017 - 5:00pm

The Urban Plays of the Early Abbey Theatre: Beyond O'Casey Cover Image
ISBN: 9780815633679
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Syracuse University Press - November 2014

Political Acts: Women in Northern Irish Theatre, 1921-2012 Cover Image
ISBN: 9780815634751
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Syracuse University Press - December 9th, 2016

In Discussion: John Kander and Greg Pierce

Friday, February 17, 2017 - 5:00pm

The Drama Book Shop is pleased to welcome acclaimed playwright Greg Pierce (Slowgirl, Her Requiem) and three-time Tony Award-winning composer John Kander (Chicago, Cabaret, Kiss of the Spiderwoman, The Visit) for a discussion about their new musical, Kid Victory, opening at Kid Victory in February. The Friday, February 17th, 5:00pm event will take place in The Drama Book Shop's Arthur Seelen Theatre. It is free to the public. 

Colored Lights: Forty Years of Words and Music, Show Biz, Collaboration, and All That Jazz Cover Image
ISBN: 9780571211692
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Farrar, Strauss & Giroux-3pl - September 9th, 2004

Slowgirl Cover Image
ISBN: 9780822228578
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Dramatists Play Service, Inc. - June 15th, 2013

JONAH AND OTTO by Robert Holman, Off Broadway beginning February 1, 2017

by Robert Holman
directed by Geraldine Hughes
with Rupert Simonian and Sean Garmley

Lion Theatre, Theatre row, 410 West 42nd Street, New York, beginning February 1, 2017


Lost Tribe Theatre is bursting on to the stage with its first production: the US premiere of Jonah and Otto by Robert Holman, running Off-Broadway in February as a co-production with Firefly Theater & Films.

Jonah and Otto Cover Image
ISBN: 9781848424586
Availability: Special Order
Published: Nick Hern Books, Ltd. - October 30th, 2014


The National Theatre of Scotland and the McKittrick Hotel present
by David Grieg

Previews begin November 16, 2016. Opens December 13. Through January 8, 2017 extended through February 28, 2017


The Strange Undoing of Prudencia Hart Cover Image
ISBN: 9780571309986
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Faber & Faber - August 7th, 2017

Greig Plays: 1 Cover Image
ISBN: 9780413772534
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Bloomsbury Publishing PLC - September 19th, 2002

American Theatre and Drama Society's Seventh Annual Brilliance of the American Theatre

Thursday, March 23, 2017 - 6:00pm

Acting in the Academy: The History of Professional Actor Training in Us Higher Education Cover Image
ISBN: 9781138914384
Availability: Special Order
Published: Routledge - April 26th, 2016

Hideous Characters and Beautiful Pagans: Performing Jewish Identity on the Antebellum American Stage Cover Image
ISBN: 9780472130306
Availability: Coming Soon - Available for Pre-Order Now
Published: University of Michigan Press - April 28th, 2017

Stage for Action: U.S. Social Activist Theatre in the 1940s Cover Image
ISBN: 9780809335428
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Southern Illinois University Press - November 9th, 2016

Harriet Walter: Discussion and Signing

Monday, February 6, 2017 - 5:00pm

Brutus and Other Heroines: Playing Shakespeare's Roles for Women Cover Image
ISBN: 9781848422933
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Nick Hern Books - February 7th, 2017

Other People's Shoes: Thoughts on Acting Cover Image
ISBN: 9781854597519
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Nick Hern Books - April 2004


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