Introduction by James Graham This House The Angry Brigade The Vote Monster Raving Loony
The second collection of plays from eminent playwright James Graham, bringing together four of his critically acclaimed state-of-the-nation plays.
James Graham's work has been produced internationally. He won the Catherine Johnson Award for the Best Play 2007 for Eden's Empire. Other plays include Albert's Boy (recipient of a Pearson Playwriting Bursary), Little Madam (Finborough), Tory Boyz (Soho),The Man (Finborough), The Whisky Taster (Bush), Sons of York (Finborough), suddenlossofdignity.com (Bush), This House (National Theatre), Privacy (Donmar Warehouse), The Vote (Donmar Warehouse) and Monster Raving Loony (Theatre Royal Plymouth/Soho). James Graham also writes extensively for TV and film, including the award-winning screenplay for x + y, which was on the prestigious Brit List, the list of the best unproduced screenplays in the UK.
James Graham has a knack for diving into our collective political
memory and retrieving the absurd and the inexplicably forgotten . .
. No emerging playwright can beat Graham at explaining political
ideas on stage * The Times *
Could he be the next David Hare? * Observer *
Graham has a formidable track-record as a chronicler of modern history * Guardian *