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  • My First Play... Simon Callow
    To celebrate the 25th anniversary of leading theatre publisher Nick Hern Books, we're running a daily extract from its popular book ''My First Play'' every day this week. Our final subject is veteran actor and playwright Simon Callow, whose solo shows include ''A Christmas Carol'', ''Being Shakespeare'' and ''Inside Wagner's Head''
  • My First Play... Dawn King
    To celebrate the 25th anniversary of leading theatre publisher Nick Hern Books, we're running a daily extract from its popular book ''My First Play'' every day this week. Our penultimate playwright is Dawn King, author of ''Foxfinder'' and ''Ciphers'', which will tour the UK later this year
  • My First Play... Alexi Kaye Campbell
    To celebrate the 25th anniversary of leading theatre publisher Nick Hern Books, we're running a daily extract from its popular book ''My First Play'' every day this week. Our third subject is actor and playwright Alexi Kaye Campbell, whose writing credits include ''The Pride'' (currently running at the Trafalgar Studios as part of Jamie Lloyd's ''Trafalgar Transformed'') and ''Bracken Moor''
  • My First Play... Alecky Blythe
    To celebrate the 25th anniversary of leading theatre publisher Nick Hern Books, we're running a daily extract from its popular book ''My First Play'' every day this week. Our second subject is verbatim specialist Alecky Blythe, whose credits include ''London Road'' and ''The Girlfriend Experience''.
  • My First Play... Nick Hern
    To celebrate the 25th anniversary of leading theatre publisher Nick Hern Books, we're running a daily extract from its popular book ''My First Play'' every day this week. First up, it's the founder of the company himself...
  • Ella Hickson: My first Edinburgh Fringe
    As the 2013 Edinburgh Fringe kicks off, award-winning playwright Ella Hickson (Eight, Precious Little Talent, Boys) reflects on her early experiences of the world's largest arts festival. This is an extract from the book My First Play