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Discover the works of Lucy Prebble
19 Jun

We are thrilled to introduce the extraordinary works of Lucy Prebble, now available to perform. Lucy Prebble is an award-winning playwright whose work has left an indelible mark on contemporary theatre.
Her plays, including Enron, The Effect, and A Very Expensive Poison, have captivated audiences worldwide, offering a perfect addition to your theatre group's repertoire.

*New Release*
Cast: 8M, 6F
Based on the shocking true story of the assassination of Alexander Litvinenko, A Very Expensive Poison is a darkly comic exploration of political conspiracy and the far-reaching consequences of international intrigue.
Premiere Production: A Very Expensive Poison premiered at London's Old Vic Theatre on 20 August 2019.
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Cast: 11M, 5F
This gripping drama delves into the infamous Enron scandal, exposing the darkside of corporate greed and corruption. Enron combines elements of documentary theatre with razor-sharp wit, making it a powerful and engaging production for audiences.
Premiere Production: Enron premiered at the Minerva Festival Theatre, Chichester, on 11th July 2009 and transferred to the Royal Court on 17th September 2009, before opening in the West End and on Broadway in Spring 2010.
Enron was nominated for an Olivier Award for Best New Play
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Cast: 2M, 2F
The Effect explores the complexities of love and the human mind through the lens of a clinical trial for a new antidepressant. This play raises profound questions about emotion, free will, and the ethics of medical experimentation.
Premiere Production: This world premiere was co-produced by Headlong and performed at the National Theatre's Cottesloe Theatre from November 2012 to 23 February 2013, starring Billie Piper and Jonjo O'Neill.
The Effect won the Critics' Circle Award for Best New Play.

2M, 2F
This award-winning debut play follows a teenage girl?s journey through the complexities of online relationships, revealing the hidden struggles of addiction and identity. The Sugar Syndrome is a sensitive and insightful exploration of human connection in the digital age.
Premiere Production: The Sugar Syndrome premiered at the Royal Court Theatre, London, in 2003.

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