Selection of our foreign playwrights

 

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A

Ron Aldridge

THE HAUNTING OF PAUL PENGELLYeng — 2m-2f
HOVERINGeng — 1m
IT'S NEVER TOO LATEeng — 4m-2f
YOU'RE ONLY YOUNG TWICEeng — 3m-4f
THAT'S LOVEeng — 4m-2f

Roberto Athayde

APARECEU A MARGARIDA [DONA MARGARIDA]port, da, no, sw — 1f
UNREQUITED LOVEeng — 5m-3/4f

 

B

Caron de Beaumarchais

BARBERAREN I SEVILLAsw (Allan Bergstrand) — 10m-1f

Loleh Bellon

LES DAMES DU JEUDIfr, da, no — 2m-3f
L'ELOIGNEMENTsw — 3m-3f
LE COEUR SUR LA MAINfr — 1m-4f
APRES DISSIPATION DES BRUMES MATINALESfr, da, sw — 2m-2f

Andrew Bergman

SOCIAL SECURITYeng, no — 3m-3f

Jean-Marie Besset

CE QUI ARRIVE ET CE QU'ON ATTENDfr, eng — 5m-2f

Lee Blessing

A WALK IN THE WOODSeng, sw, no, da — 2m
ELEEMOSYNARYeng — 3f
TWO ROOMSeng — 2m-2f
WAR OF THE ROSESeng — 1m-1f

Michail Bulgakov

MÄSTAREN OCH MARGARIDAsw — many roles
SALIGHETEN (INGENJÖR REJNS DRÖM)sw — 13m-3f
DON QUIJOTE OCH SANCHO PANZAsw

 

C

Wil Calhoun

THE BALCONY SCENEeng — 2m-1f

Marc Camoletti

BOEING BOEINGfr, eng — 2m-4f
LA BONNE ANNAda — 2m-3f
LA CHAMBRE D'AMIfr, da — 2m-3f
HAPPY BIRTHDAYfr, da — 2m-3f
ON DINERA AU LITda — 3m-3f
PYJAMA POUR SIXfr, da, sw, eng — 3m-3f
SEX & JALOUSIEfr, eng — 2m-4f

Jean-Claude Carriére

LA CONFERENCE DES OISEAUXfr, sw
LE MAHABHARATAfr — many roles
LA TERRASSEfr — 4m-3f

Arieh Chen

USE MEeng — 2m-3f

Per Chenon

GOOD NIGHT SWEETHEARTsw — 1m-2f

Jean-Marie Chevret

THE THREE GOOSES / LES AMAZONESfr, eng — 2m-3f

Caryl Churchill & David Lan

A MOUTHFULL OF BIRDSeng — 3m-4f

Bernard da Costa

LES ADIEUX DE LA GRANDE DUCHESSEfr, da — 2m-1f
BOOMERANG!fr, eng — 1m-1f
BRUMMEL A CAENfr, eng — 5m-3f
FREDERIC ET VOLTAIREfr — 2m
PAT ET SARAHfr, eng — 3m-3f

Noël Coward

AFTER THE BALL (after Oscar Wilde's Lady Windermere's Fan) — edit. Barry Day — eng — 3m-3f
THE ASTONISHED HEARTsw
BLITHE SPIRITeng, sw — 2m-5f
COME INTO THE GARDEN MAUDeng, sw — 2m-2f
DESIGN FOR LIVINGeng, sw, da — 6m-4f
EASY VIRTUEeng — 9m-10f
FALLEN ANGELSeng, da, sw — 3m-3f
FAMILY ALBUMeng, sw, da — 5m-4f
FUMED OAKeng, sw — 1m-3f
HAY FEVEReng, da, sw — 4m-5f
THE MARQUISEeng — 6m-3f
OH COWARD!eng — 2m-1f
PRESENT LAUGHTEReng, sw — 6m-5f
PRIVATE LIVESeng, sw, da — 2m-3f
QUADRILLEeng — many roles
SEMI MONDEeng — many roles
A SONG AT TWILIGHTeng — 2m-2f
STAR QUALITYeng — 7m-5f
STILL LIFEsw — 1m-1f
WAITING IN THE WINGSeng, da — 5m-13f
THE VORTEXeng — 6m-4f

Constance Cox

A TIME FOR LOVINGeng — 2m-2f

Martin Crimp

FOUR ATTEMPTED ACTSeng — 1m-2f

Gerard Croce

LE GRAND GUIGNOL REVIENTfr

Mike Culleu

ANNA WEISSeng — 1m-2f

 

D

Jean-Paul Daumas

LE CIMETIERE DES ELEPHANTSfr, eng — 1m-4f

Fred Denger

LANGUSTENger, sw, no — 1f

Jorge Diaz

CANTO LIBREsw — 1m-3f
EL CEPILLO DE DIENTESsp — 1m-2f
DICEN QUE LA DISTANCIA ES EL OLVIDO [DAILY NIGHTMARES]eng — 3m-3f

Charles Dickens

A CHRISTMAS CAROL — dramat. Derek Killeen & dramat. Kevan Sheehan — eng, sw — many roles
HARD TIMES — dramat. Stephen Jeffreys — sw (Bo G Forsberg) — many roles
THE LIFE AND ADVENTURES OF NICHOLAS NICKLEBY — adapt. David Edgar — eng

J. Dostojevskij & A. Charpak

BROTT OCH STRAFF — dramat. H.-A.Holm & J.Håkanson & L.Bjurman — sw — many roles
BROTT OCH STRAFF — dramat. Runar Martholm — sw — 4m-3f

Alan Drury

THE MAN HIMSELFeng, sw — 1m

Pierrette Dupoyet

GELSOMINAfr, sw

Christopher Durang

BABY WITH THE BATHWATEReng, sw — 2m-3f
BEYOND THERAPYeng, sw — 4m-2f
LAUGHING WILDeng — 1m-2f
THE MARRIAGE OF BETTE AND BOOeng — 5/6m-5/6f
SISTER MARY IGNATIUS EXPLAINS IT ALL FOR YOUeng — 3m-3f

Friedrich Dürrenmatt

DER BESUCH DER ALTEN DAMEger, eng, da, no, sw — many roles
DIE FRISTger — many roles
HERKULES UND DER STALL DES AUGIASda (radioversion) — many roles
NÄCHTLICHES GESPRÄCH MIT EINEM VERACHTETEN MENSCHENsw
DIE PANNEger, da
DIE PHYSIKERsw, no — 14m-4f

 

E

David Edgar

WOULD YOU BUY A USED HORSE FROM THIS MAN? or DICK DETERREDeng — many roles
MAYDAYSeng — many roles
THE SHAPE OF THE TABLEeng — 8m-3f
TWO KINDS OF ANGELeng, sw — 2f

André Ernotte & Elliot Tiber

ATTENTION, FRAGILE! [HANDLE WITH CARE] — music: Claude Lombard — fr, eng, da — 1m-1f+orchestra
GOODBYE, HELLO!eng — 2m-4f
INGRID BERGMAN & ORSON WELLES IN THE DUNESeng — 2m-2f
KINGDOM COMEeng — 2m-4f
THE MUSIC KEEPEReng, da, sw — 1m-1f

 

F

Georges Feydeau & Maurice Desvallières

HOTEL PARADISO [SPÖKHOTELLET]sw — 9m-6f
LEVA LOPPANsw — 10m-5f

Susan Flakes

THE MOTHER'S DAUGHTEReng, sw — 3f
WIDOW'S WALKeng — 3m-4f
THE WOMAN WILL PLAY STRINDBERG'S CHRISTINAeng — 1f

John Fowles

THE COLLECTOR — adapt. David Parker — eng, sw, da — 1m-1f

Vince Foxall

GOSSIPeng — 4m-4f

Dave Freeman

A BEDFULL OF FOREIGNERSeng, sw, da — 4m-3f
KINDLY KEEP IT COVEREDeng, sw — 3m-4f

 

G

Alexander Gelman

PROTOKOLL EINER SITZUNG [PROTOKOL ODNOGO ZASEDANIJA]ger
PÅ TU MAN HAND MED ALLAsw — 1m-1f

Pam Gems

AUNT MARYeng — 4m-2f
CAMILLEeng, no, sw — many roles
DUSA, FISH, STAS AND VIeng, sw, no — 4f
LADYBIRD, LADYBIRDeng — 1m-3f
MARLENEeng, sw — 1m-4f
PIAFeng, no, sw — many roles
QUEEN CHRISTINAeng, sw, da — 5m-3f-1child
STANLEYeng — 5m-6f
THE TREATeng, sw — 3m-3f

Jean Giraudoux

L'APPOLON DE BELLACsw — 8m-3f

John Godber

APRIL IN PARISeng — 1m-1f
BOUNCERSeng, da, sw — 4m
DEPARTURESeng — 2/3m-2/5k
THE OFFICE PARTYeng — 4m-3f+others
THICK AS A BRICK — music: John Pattison — eng — 3m-4f

John Godber & Jane Thornton

SHAKERSeng, sw — 4f

Nicolaj Gogol

ROCKEN — dramat. Julian Tuwin — sw-transl. and adapt. Axelle Axell & Jurij Lederman — many roles

Rose Leiman Goldemberg

LETTERS HOME (after Sylvia Plath's novel) — eng — 2f

Carlo Goldoni

LE BARUFFE CHIOZOTTE [GRUFFET I CHIOZZA]da, sw — many roles
LA DONA DI GARBO [PANGBRUDEN]sw
LA LOCANDIERA [VÄRDSHUSVÄRDINNAN]sw
I RUSTEGHI [BRUMBJÖRNARNA eller KARLAR ÄR KARLAR]sw — 6m-4f
IL SERVITORE DI DUE PADRONI [HARLEKIN TVÅ HERRARS TJÄNARE]it, sw — 7m-3f

Steve Gooch

FEMALE TRANSPORTeng, sw — 4m-6f

Maxim Gorkii

HUSETS HERREsw

Simon Gray

CELL MATESeng — 4m-1f
CLOSE OF PLAYeng, da — 4m-4f
THE COMMON PURSUITeng — 5m-1f
THE IDIOT (based upon Dostojevsky's novel) — eng — 11m-4f
JAPESeng — 2m-1f
JUST THE THREE OF USeng — 1m-2f
THE LATE MIDDLE CLASSESeng — 4m-2f
LIFE SUPPORTeng — 3m-2f
SIMPLY DISCONNECTEDeng — 5m-2f

Graham Greene

THE COMPLAISANT LOVEReng, sw — 5m-3f-1child
THE END OF THE AFFAIR — adapt. Rupert Goold & Caroline Butler — eng — 5m-1f
TRAVELS WITH MY AUNT — dramat. Giles Havergal — eng, sw

Tom Griffin

THE BOYS NEXT DOOReng, no, sw — 7m-2f

Jean Claude Grumberg

L'ATELIERsw, da — 7m-6f
DREYFUSfr, da — 8m-2f
ZONE LIBREfr — ca.4m-4f
RIXEfr, sw — 1m-1f

Vladimir Gubareyev

SARCOPHAGUSeng, sw, no — many roles

A.R.Gurney Jr.

ANOTHER ANTIGONEeng — 2m-2f
THE COCKTAIL HOUReng — 2m-2f
THE DINING ROOMeng, sw, da, no — 3m-3f
THE GOLDEN AGEeng — 1m-2f
THE PERFECT PARTYeng — 3m-2f

 

H

Victor Haim

LA VALSE DU HASARDfr, da — 1m-1f

Moss Hart

LIGHT UP THE SKYeng — 9m-4f

Robin Hawdon

BIRTHDAY SUITEeng, da — 3m-2f

Albert Husson

LA CUISINE DES ANGESfr, sw — 10m-3f

 

I

Eric Idle

PASS THE BUTLEReng, sw, da, no — 6m-3f

Jean-Claude van Itallie

BAG LADYeng, sw — 1f

 

J

Terry Johnson & Kate Lock

TUESDAY'S CHILDeng — 4m-4f

Keith Johnstone

THE LAST BIRDeng — many roles
THEY COME BY NIGHTeng — 2m

 

K

George S. Kaufman & Moss Hart

GEORGE WASHINGTON SLEPT HEREda — 9m-7f
THE MAN WHO CAME TO DINNEReng, da — many roles
ONCE IN A LIFETIMEeng, sw, da — many roles
YOU CAN'T TAKE IT WITH YOUsw, no, da

Julia Kearsley

LEAVING HOMEeng — 2m-4f
WEDNESDAYeng, sw — 1m-2f-1boy

Tom Kempinski

DUET FOR ONEeng, da, sw, no — 1m-1f
FLASHPOINTeng, da, sw — 7m
GARBOeng — 1m-1f

Rob Kent

THE BOWHARP LEGENDSeng — 3m-2f

 

L

Dany Laurent

...COMME EN 14! or WOMEN'S CHRISTMASfr, eng — 1m-4f

Doug Lucie

FASHIONeng, da — 6m-3f

Claire Luckham

THE CHOICEeng, sw, no — 2m-3f

Charles Ludlam

GALASeng — 7m-6k
THE MYSTERY OF IRMA VEPeng, sw, no, da — 1m-1f
MEDEA (after Euripides) — eng — 3m-2f-chorus

Luigi Lunari

THE MAESTRO AND THE OTHERSeng — many roles

 

M

Claude Magnier

BLAISEfr, sw, da — 2m-7f
MONSIEUR MASUREsw, no, da — 2m-1f
OSCARfr, sw — 4m-5f

Anthony Minghella

LOVE BITESeng — 6m-5f
WHALE MUSICeng, da — 7f

Julian Mitchell

HALF-LIFEeng — 5m-3f

Molière

GEORGE DANDINsw (Allan Bergstrand) — 5m-3f
LE MÉDECIN MALGRÉ LUI-1666 [LÄKARE MOT SIN VILJA]sw (Allan Bergstrand) — 7m-3f
TARTUFFE ou L'IMPOSTEUR [TARTUFFE eller HYCKLAREN]sw (Allan Bergstrand) — 8m-4f

Harald Mueller

ROSELger, sw — 1f
SOUNDCHECKger — 3m-2f
STILLE NACHTger, sw, da, no — 1m-1f
TOTENFLOSSger, sw, no, da — 4 actors

John Muir

THE LOUDEST TEARS IN TOWNeng — 4m-2f

John Murrell

MEMOIReng, sw, no, ger — 1m-1f
WAITING FOR THE PARADEeng — 5f

 

N

Guido Nahum

THE FLINGeng — 2m-3f

Dominique Nohain

DEFENSE DE DOUBLER OU CONSTANCE ET CAROLINE [HÄR KOMMER EN ANNAN]fr, sw — 2m-1f

Marsha W. Norman

GETTING OUTeng, no, sw — 7m-5f
'NIGHT, MOTHEReng, sw, da — 2f

 

P

Judith Paris

WEILL AND LENYAeng — 1m-1f-1pianist

Eduardo Pavlovsky

EL SENOR GALINDEZsw

Paloma Pedrero

THE CALL OF LAURENeng — 1m-1f
A NIGHT DIVIDED/ THE VOUCHER/ TONIGHT WE'RE ALONEeng — 1m-1f

Gillian Plowman

ME AND MY FRIENDeng, sw, da — 2m-2f
THE PURITY GAMEeng — 4m-3f

Antonio Porta

FUOCHI INCROCIATI [KORSELD]sw — 1m-1f

Dennis Potter

BRIMSTONE AND TREACLEeng — 2m-2f

Jean-François Prévand

CAMUS....SARTRE....ET "LES AUTRES"fr, eng — 2m-1f
MASTERS AND SERVANTSeng — 2m
VOLTAIRE AND ROUSSEAUeng — 2m

 

R

Ljudmila Razumowskaja

KÄRA JELENA SERGEJEVAsw — 3m-2f

Luis Régo & Philippe Bruneau

FROMAGE OU DESSERTsw, no — 6m-5f

Lanie Robertson

LADY DAY AT EMERSON'S BAR & GRILLeng — 1m(pianist)-1f

Alan Rossett

HOW IT HAPPENEDfr, eng — 1m-2f

André Roussin

LES GLORIEUSESsw — 4m-6f
SNYTNINGEN eller SMÄLLEN eller ÖRFILENsw — 7m-3f

Viktor Rozov

GNEZDO GLU CHARJA [EN VANLIG ENKEL FAMILJ]sw — many roles

 

S

Jaime Salóm

ALMOST A GODDESSeng — 3m-1f
THE YOUNG LADIES OF AVIGNONGeng, fr — 1m-6f

Alfonso Sastre

ASKAN OCH BLODET [MIGUEL SERVET]sw

George B. Shaw

ANDROCLES AND THE LIONeng, sw — many roles
THE APPLE CARTeng — many roles
ARMS AND THE MANeng, da — 5m-3f
CAESAR OG CLEOPATRAeng, da — many roles
CANDIDAeng, sw — 4m-2f
THE DEVIL'S DISCIPLEeng, da — 10m-5f
THE DOCTOR'S DILEMMAeng, sw — many roles
GETTING MARRIEDeng
GREAT CATHERINEeng, no — 6m-3f
HEARTBREAK HOUSEeng, sw — 6m-4f
MAJOR BARBARAeng, sw, da — 8m-6f
MAN AND SUPERMANeng, sw, da — 3m-1f
MESALLIANCEeng, da — 6m-3f
PYGMALIONeng, da, sw — 8m-4f
SAINT JOANeng, da, sw — many roles
VILLAGE WOOINGeng — 1m-1f
WIDOWERS' HOUSESeng, da
YOU NEVER CAN TELLeng, no

Irwin Shaw

THE GENTLE PEOPLE [FLINKE FOLK]da

Mary Shelley

FRANKENSTEIN, THE MODERN PROMETHEUS — adapt. Laurence Maslon — eng — 8m-2f

Sam Shepard

ACTIONeng, sw — 2m-2f
ANGEL CITYeng, da
BURIED CHILDeng, da, no, sw — 5m-2f
COWBOY MOUTHeng, sw — 2m-1f
CURSE OF THE STARVING CLASSeng, sw — 7m-2f
EYES FOR CONSUELA (from the story of The Blue Bouquet by Octavio Paz) — eng, sw — 3m-1f
FOOL FOR LOVEeng, da, sw — 3m-1f
GEOGRAPHY OF A HORSE DREAMEReng
THE GOD OF HELLeng — 3m-1f
ICARUS'S MOTHEReng, sw — 3m-2f
THE LATE HENRY MOSSeng — 5m-1f
A LIE OF THE MINDeng, no, sw, da — 4m-4f
THE MAD DOG BLUESeng — 6m-3f-4musicians
OPERATION SIDEWINDEReng, no — many roles
PICTURES-IMAGES (radioplay) — eng, no
RED CROSSeng — 1m-2f
SEDUCEDeng
SHAVED SPLITSeng — 3m-1f
SIMPATICOeng, sw, da — 3m-3f
STATES OF SHOCKeng, da, sw — 3m-2f
SUICIDE IN Bb-A MYSTERIOUS OVERTUREeng
THE TOOTH OF CRIMEeng, no — 6m-1f
TRUE WESTeng, sw — 3m-1f
THE UNSEEN HANDeng — 5m

Sam Shepard & Joseph Chaikin

TONGUES-A PIECE OF VOICE AND PERCUSSIONeng
THE WAR IN HEAVEN - ANGEL'S MONOLOGUEeng — 1 actor
WHEN THE WORLD WAS GREEN-A CHEF'S FABLEeng — 2m

John Sherry

THE ICINGeng, sw — 3f

Joan Shirley

MURDER BY SEXeng — 3m-5f
THE TART AND THE VICAR'S WIFEeng

Mayo Simon

THESE MENeng, sw — 2f

Barrie Stavis

THE MAN WHO NEVER DIEDeng, sw — many roles

Gordon Steel

LIKE A VIRGINeng — 2m-3f

Carl Sternheim

DER SNOBger, da — 4m-4f

Patrick Süßkind

DER KONTRABASSger, eng, sw, no — 1m

 

T

C.P. Taylor

"AND A NIGHTINGALE SANG..."eng — 4m-3f

Anton Tjechov

RUSSISK ROULET (texts by Tjechov adapt. for the scen by Steen Albrectsen) — sw — 2m-2f

John Tobias

HORNSeng — 4m-1f
IS THE REAL YOU REALLY YOU? (a musical play) — book & lyrics: John Tobias & Patricia Wing — music: Mitch Kerper — eng — 2m-2f
MY HUSBAND'S WILD DESIRES ALMOST DROVE ME MADeng, sw, da — 3m-2f
NOSTALGIAeng — 2m-2f

Leo Tolstoj

ANNA KARENINA — dramat. Lalja Roseba — sw — 10m-10f

 

V

Pedro Vianna

LOS GRITOS [SKRIKEN]sp, sw — 2m-1f

Anca Visdei

ALWAYS TOGETHEReng — 2f
CLASS PHOTOeng — 5m-4f

Julia Voznesenskaja

KVINNORNAS DECAMERONEsw, da — many roles

 

W

Ara Watson & Mary Gallagher

CHOCOLATE CAKEeng — 2f

Frank Wedekind

FRÜHLINGSERWACHENsw (Frederik Sjögren)

Timberlake Wertenbaker

AFTER DARWINeng — 5m-1f
ASHGIRLeng — many roles
THE BREAK OF DAYeng — many roles
CREDIBLE WITNESSeng — 8m-3f
THE GRACE OF MARY TRAVERSEeng — many roles
HOME LEAVEeng — 1m-3f
INSIDE OUTeng — 1m-3f
THE LOVE OF THE NIGHTINGALEeng, sw — many roles
NEW ANATOMIESeng — 6f
OUR COUNTRY'S GOOD (based on Thomas Keneally's novel The Playmaker) — eng, da — 6m-4f
THREE BIRDS ALIGHTING ON A FIELDeng, sw — many roles
VARIATIONS - THE LIFE OF GEORGE SANDeng

Lina Wertmüller

AMORE E MAGIA NELLA CUCINA DI MAMMAit, ger, no, sw — 12f
GIANNI, GINETTA E GLI ALTRIger — 5m-3f
STORIA D'AMORE E D'ANARCHIAger — many roles

William Wharton

BIRDY — adapt. Naomi Wallace — eng — 6m

Nigel Williams

HARRY AND MEeng, sw — 2m-1f
THE LAST ROMANTICSeng — 4m-1f
LINE 'EMeng, sw — 14m
MY BROTHER'S KEEPEReng — 4m-1f
NATIVITYeng
ONCE BITTEN.... (a musical comedy based on Frederick Lonsdale's "On Approval") — eng
SUGAR AND SPICEeng, sw — 4m-5f
W.C.P.C.eng

David H. Wilson

GAS AND CANDLESeng, sw, no — 2m-1f

Robert Wilson

DEATH, DESTRUCTION & DETROITger — many roles

Snoo Wilson

BLOW JOBeng, sw