First staged at the national theatre in 1988, this title is reissued in a new edition alongside the 21st anniversary revival at the Almeida Theatre in the autumn.
Nicholas Wright's most recent work has been for the National Theatre:
The Reporter in 2007, and his phenomenally successful adaptation of
His Dark Materials (2003). His
Vincent in Brixton won rave reviews and the Olivier Award for Best Play. Earlier work includes the West End hits,
Cressida, with Michael Gambon, and
Mrs Klein. Other adaptations include
Naked with Juliette Binoche,
Three Sisters and
Thérèse Raquin, both at the National. All his plays are published by NHB. He lives in West London.