1986 on


PlaysInt/Mch 1986 (Vol.1 No.8): cover-Frances de la Tour in BRIGHTON BEACH MEMOIRS; features on Robin Ray and Julian Mitchell, Neil Simon, Stephen MacDonald and his play about Wilfred Owen and Siegfried Sassoon, the UK regions, Lanford Wilson's memory play LEMON SKY; reviews of WOMEN BEWARE WOMEN/Royal Court, A QUIET END/Off stage Downstairs; reviews from New York, Paris, article about Peter Stein and his new production of OTELLO for the Welsh National Opera ( etc. [60pp, 8.25x11.75; VG] (£4) SOLD

PlaysInt/Apr 1986 (Vol.1 No.9): cover-Denis Lawson and Jan Francis in LEND ME A TENOR; feature on Stratford-upon-Avon and the opening of the new Swan Theatre (w.8 photos); Neil Simon Interview; Suzie Quatro in ANNIE GET YOUR GUN/Chichester; reviews of BRIGHTON BEACH MEMOIRES/Lyttelton (Steven Mackintosh, Frances de la Tour - 2 photos), ORPHANS/Hampstead (Albert Finney - photo), LEND ME A TENOR/Globe (Denis Lawson - photo), A MONTH OF SUNDAYS/Duchess, ACROSS FROM THE GARDEN OF ALLAH/Comedy (Glenda Jackson, Nigel Hawthorne - photo), WHEN WE ARE MARRIED/Whitehall, GLENGARRY GLEN ROSS/Mermaid, JEANNE/Sadler's Wells, THE APPLE CART/Haymarket (Peter O'Toole, Dora Bryan, Moira Lister - photo), NOT ABOUT HEROES/Cottesloe, PHILISTINES/The Pit; and reviews from New York, Paris, Madrid, Holland, and the UK Regions; Jonathan Hale on his new production of THE CORONATION OF POPPEA for Kent Opera; reviews of OTELLO/Cardiff (Donald Maxwell, Jeffrey Lawton - photo), LA BOHEME/ENO (Valerie Masterson, Arthur Davies - photo) [60pp, 8.25x11.75; VG] (£5) SOLD

PlaysInt/May 1986 (Vol.1 No.10): cover-George Hearne in LA CAGE AUX FOLLES; interview with Harvey Fierstein about LA CAGE AUX FOLLES ( of Mr.Fierstein in TORCH SONG TRILOGY); interview with Dorothy Tutin (; reviews of MADE IN BANGKOK/Aldwych (Christopher Fulford, Peter McEnery, Paul Shelley, Felicity Kendal - photo), MEPHISTO/RSC, THE NORMAL HEART/Royal Court (Martin Sheen - photo), CAFE PUCCINI/Wyndhams, AFTER AIDA/Old Vic, IL CANDELAIO/RSC, FUTURISTS/National Theatre (Jack Shepherd - photo), SMALL EXPECTATIONS, MILVA SINGS BRECHT/Almeida, THE THREEPENNY OPERA/National Theatre (Sara Kestelman, Stephen Moore - photo), ROMEO AND JULIET/RSC (Sean Bean, Niamh Cusack - photo), FLIGHT/RSC (Joe Melia - photo); photo of Rowan Atkinson in THE NEW REVIEW; interview with Marius Brill ( and full text of FRIKZHAN by Marius Brill; David Freeman on THE MASK OF ORPHEUS (; reviews of PARSIFAL/ENO, THE FLYING DUTCHMAN/Royal Opera, Camden Festival; reports from the UK regions, Europe and elsewhere, TV & Radio reviews, New Books etc. [60pp, 8.25x11.75; VG] (£5) SOLD

PlaysInt/Jun 1986 (Vol.1 No.11): cover-Jeremy Irons in THE WINTER'S TALE/RSC [60pp, 8.25x11.75; VG] (£5) SOLD

PlaysInt/Jul 1986 (Vol.1 No.12): cover-Timothy Dalton and Vanessa Redgrave in ANTONY AND CLEOPATRA; photos of WUTHERING HEIGHTS (w.Amanda Waring, Andrew Kazama - 2 photos), Paul Scofield, Wayne Sleep in CABARET, and CIRCE AND BRAVO/Hampstead; Franca Rame interviewed by Tony Delamothe, The London Fringe by Lyn Gardner, Tribute to Elizabeth Bergner by Frank Marcus, Vanessa Prepares (2-page interview with Vanessa Redgrave on rehearsals for ANTONY AND CLEOPATRA and THE TAMING OF THE SHREW -, McDiarmid and Robespierre (2-page interview with Ian McDiarmid about THE DANTON AFFAIR -, Feature on Philip Prowse ( of THE ORPHAN), Feature on Keith Michell (on JANE EYRE and his Chichester experience - 2 photos), The Costume Business - II (feature on Bermans and Nathans - 2 photos), Interview with Simon Curtis (on his Royal Court plans - w.2 photos), Down Memory Lane (2-page feature on London's Theatre Museums), Interview with Watford's new Director: Lou Stein (, Reports from North America (w.3 photos), Reports from Europe (; Reviews of DALLIANCE/NT (Sara Kestelman, Brenda Blethyn, Sally Dexter - 2 photos), THE TAMING OF THE SHREW/Haymarket (Vanessa Redgrave, Timothy Dalton, Gerald James -, A CHORUS OF DISAPPROVAL/Lyric, TIME/Dominion and CHESS/Prince Edward (Tommy Korberg, Elaine Page -, THE ORPHAN/Greenwich, SONS OF CAIN/Wyndhams, DOUBLE CROSS/Royal Court, MEDEA/Lyric Hammersmith, THE NORMAL HEART/Albery (Tom Hulce, John Terry -, ROSS/Old Vic (Simon Ward -, THE ENTERTAINER/Shaftesbury, SIMONE BOCCANEGRA/Glyndebourne (Timothy Noble, John Rawnsley -, TOSCA/Glasgow, MARY STUART/ENO (Jane Eaglen, Jenny Drivala -; London Openings, London and Regional Theatre Listings, Opera Listings, Reviews from the regions, Book Reviews, TV and Radio Reviews etc. [60pp, 8.25x11.75; VG] (£5) SOLD

PlaysInt/Aug 1986 (Vol.2 No.1): cover-Ian McDiarmid and Brian Cox in THE DANTON AFFAIR/RSC [60pp, 8.25x11.75; VG] £5

PlaysInt/Sep 1986 (Vol.2 No.2): cover-Rosemary Harris and John Mills in THE PETITION [60pp, 8.25x11.75; VG] £5

PlaysInt/Oct 1986 (Vol.2 No.3): cover-Jeremy Irons as RICHARD II/RSC [60pp, 8.25x11.75; VG] (£5) SOLD

PlaysInt/Nov 1986 (Vol.2 No.4): cover-Michael Crawford in THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA [60pp, 8.25x11.75; VG] £5

PlaysInt/Dec 1986 (Vol.2 No.5): cover-Derek Jacobi in BREAKING THE CODE [80pp, 8.25x11.75; VG] (£5) SOLD


PlaysInt/Jan 1987 (Vol.2 No.6): cover-Anthony Hopkins and Roshan Seth in KING LEAR/National Theatre [60pp, 8.25x11.75; VG] £5

PlaysInt/Feb 1987 (Vol.2 No.7): cover-Natasha Richardson and Trevor Eve in HIGH SOCIETY [60pp, 8.25x11.75; VG] £5

PlaysInt/Mch 1987 (Vol.2 No.8): cover-Nichola McAuliffe and Paul Jones in KISS ME KATE/RSC [60pp, 8.25x11.75; VG] £5

PlaysInt/Apr 1987 (Vol.2 No.9): cover-Griff Rhys Jones as ARTURO UI [60pp, 8.25x11.75; VG] £5

PlaysInt/May 1987 (Vol.2 No.10): cover-Anna Carteret and George Cole in A PIECE OF MY MIND [68pp, 8.25x11.75; VG] £5

PlaysInt/Jun 1987 (Vol.2 No.11): cover-Alan Bates in MELON [68pp, 8.25x11.75; VG] £5

PlaysInt/Jul 1987 (Vol.2 No.12): cover-Lindsay Kemp at Sadler's Wells [68pp, 8.25x11.75; VG] £5

PlaysInt/Aug 1987 (Vol.3 No.1): cover-Antony Sher in TWELFTH NIGHT/RSC [76pp, 8.25x11.75; VG] £5

PlaysInt/Oct 1987 (Vol.3 No.3): cover-Frank Ferrante and Les Marsden in GROUCHO: A LIFE IN REVUE [68pp, 8.25x11.75; VG] £5

PlaysInt/Nov 1987 (Vol.3 No.4): cover-Dame Hilda Bracket in THE IMPORTANCE OF BEING EARNEST [64pp, 8.25x11.75; VG] £5

PlaysInt/Dec 1987 (Vol.3 No.5): cover-Michael Gambon and Suzan Sylvester in A VIEW FROM THE BRIDGE [84pp, 8.25x11.75; VG] (£5) SOLD


PlaysInt/Jan 1988 (Vol.3 No.6): cover-David Suchet and Saskia Reeves in SEPARATION [60pp, 8.25x11.75; VG] £5

PlaysInt/Feb 1988 (Vol.3 No.7): cover-Michael Hordern in YOU NEVER CAN TELL [60pp, 8.25x11.75; VG] £5

PlaysInt/Mch 1988 (Vol.3 No.8): cover-Gemma Craven and Emile Belcourt in SOUTH PACIFIC [60pp, 8.25x11.75; VG] £5

PlaysInt/Apr 1988 (Vol.3 No.9): cover-Vanessa Redgrave and Timothy Dalton in A TOUCH OF THE POET; photos of LETTICE AND LOVAGE (Maggie Smith, Margaret Tyzack), A TOUCH OF THE POET (Vanessa Redgrave, Rudi Davies), KISS ME KATE (Nichola McAuliffe), Brenda Bruce, and Robert Hardy; Lyn Gardner on the London Fringe (, David Freeman on his forthcoming FAUST (w.3 photos), 3-page feature on Peter Hall (on his 'Late Romances' at the National Theatre -, Self-portrait by Observer critic Michael Ratcliffe (, feature on The Gate and The Latchmere (w.2 photos), feature on Tim Pigott-Smith (w.2 photos), commentary by Eric Shorter; Reviews of 'TIS PITY SHE'S A WHORE /NT (Rupert Graves, Suzan Sylvester, Clive Francis, Paul Stewart, Michael Simkins - 3 photos), A TOUCH OF THE POET/Comedy (Vanessa Redgrave, Timothy Dalton), BILLY BUDD/ENO (; feature on 1988 Festivals (by Mark Shenton); reports from Scotland, Europe, North America; Radio and TV Reviews ( of Miranda Richardson, Liam Neeson and Alex Pakenham in SWEET AS YOU ARE); Complete playtext of KING OF ENGLAND by Barrie Keefe; Fringe Listings, Opera Listings, Book Reviews etc. [68pp, 8.25x11.75; VG] (£5) SOLD

PlaysInt/May 1988 (Vol.3 No.10): cover-John Sessions in THE COMMON PURSUIT [60pp, 8.25x11.75; VG] £5

PlaysInt/Jun 1988 (Vol.3 No.11): cover-Robert Hardy as WINNIE [60pp, 8.25x11.75; VG] £5

PlaysInt/Jul 1988 (Vol.3 No.12): cover-Imelda Staunton and Michael Gambon in UNCLE VANYA [60pp, 8.25x11.75; VG] £5

PlaysInt/Aug 1988 (Vol.4 No.1): cover-Brian Cox as TITUS ANDRONICUS/RSC [60pp, 8.25x11.75; VG] £5

PlaysInt/Sep 1988 (Vol.4 No.2): cover-Rex Harrison in THE ADMIRABLE CRICHTON [60pp, 8.25x11.75; VG] £5

PlaysInt/Oct 1988 (Vol.4 No.3): cover-Ron Cook and David Haig in THE RECRUITING OFFICER [60pp, 8.25x11.75; VG] £5

PlaysInt/Nov 1988 (Vol.4 No.4): cover-Rowan Atkinson in THE SNEEZE [60pp, 8.25x11.75; VG] £5

PlaysInt/Dec 1988 & Jan 1989 (Vol.4 No.5 & 6): cover-BRIGADOON [60pp, 8.25x11.75; VG] £5


PlaysInt/Apr 1989 (Vol.4 No.9): cover-Jean Boht in STEEL MAGNOLIAS [60pp, 8.25x11.75; VG] £5

PlaysInt/May 1989 (Vol.4 No.10): cover-Daniel Day Lewis as HAMLET [52pp, 8.25x11.75; VG] £5

PlaysInt/Jun 1989 (Vol.4 No.11): cover-Ian McDiarmid and Abigail Cruttenden in THE BLACK PRINCE [52pp, 8.25x11.75; name on cover, else VG] £5

PlaysInt/Jul 1989 (Vol.4 No.12): cover-Dustin Hoffman in THE MERCHANT OF VENICE; photos of Ian McKellen, Peter O'Toole; Gene Saks interview; reviews of THE DEBUTANTE'S BALL/Hampstead (Suzannah Harker, Jane Horrocks - photo), THE MISANTHROPE (Malcolm Sinclair, Brian Pettifer, Sian Thomas, Sheila Ballantine - 2 photos), TANGO VARSOVIANO/Cottesloe (, THE TEMPEST/RSC (John Wood - photo), GHETTO/Olivier (Jonathan Cullen, Linda Kerr Scott - 3 photos), THE MERCHANT OF VENICE/Phoenix (Dustin Hoffman, Leigh Lawson - photo), THE HEIRESS and SUMMERFOLK/Chichester (2 photos); reports from Ireland, UK Festivals, UK Regions, Barcelona, Berlin, Washington etc.; playtext of JUDGEMENT DAY by Odon von Horvath, translated by Martin and Renata Esslin [52pp, 8.25x11.75; pages 13-16 missing (interview with Michael Attenborough, review of The Misanthrope at the NT), elseVG] £1

PlaysInt/Aug 1989 (Vol.5 No.1): cover-Elaine Paige in ANYTHING GOES ; photos of Leo McKern in BOSWELL FOR THE DEFENCE, and Maureen Lipman in RE-JOYCE; feature on the discovery of the remains of The Rose Theatre (4 photos); feature on Sheila Hancock (, article by Max Stafford-Clark on his production of THE RECRUITING OFFICER (w.3 photos), interview with John Godber (; reports from the Midlands, the South West, the North East, the North West, Glasgow, Leicester, New York, Toronto, Paris, Berlin (; Reports on Radio and TV; reviews of ANYTHING GOES/Prince Edward (, THE LONG WAY ROUND/Cottesloe (Tilda Swinton -, THE VOYSEY INHERITANCE/Cottesloe (David Burke, Jeremy Northam - 2 photos), THE GRAPES OF WRATH/Lyttelton, FRANKIE & JOHNNY/Comedy (Brian Cox -, A SONG IN THE NIGHT/Lyric Hammersmith, SCREAMERS/Arts; playtext of CULTURE VULTURES by Robin Glendinning; details of current London shows, regional guide, Fringe listings etc. [52pp, 8.25x11.75; VG] (£5) SOLD

PlaysInt/Sep 1989 (Vol.5 No.2): cover-Jim Broadbent in A FLEA IN HER EAR [52pp, 8.25x11.75; name on cover, else VG] £5

PlaysInt/Oct 1989 (Vol.5 No.3): cover-Susan Hampshire in A LITTLE NIGHT MUSIC [52pp, 8.25x11.75; name on cover, else VG] £5

PlaysInt/Nov 1989 (Vol.5 No.4): cover-Lea Salonga in MISS SAIGON [52pp, 8.25x11.75; VG] £5

PlaysInt/Dec 1989 (Vol.5 No.5): cover-Nigel Hawthorne and Jane Lapotaire in SHADOWLANDS [52pp, 8.25x11.75; VG] (£5) SOLD


PlaysInt/Jan 1990 (Vol.5 No.6): cover-Sharon Lee Hill and Alun Armstrong in THE BAKER'S WIFE [52pp, 8.25x11.75; VG] £5

PlaysInt/Feb 1990 (Vol.5 No.7): cover-Barbara Jefford and Charles Dance in CORIOLANUS; interview with Max Stafford-Clark about the Royal Court; London Theatre Critics Circle Awards for 1989; David Nathan on the six most impressive female performances of 1989 (w.small photos); Wendy Trewin on the six most impressive male performances of 1989 (w.small photos); Musicals in the UK in 1989 (by Mark Steyn - 4 photos), Shaftesbury Avenue in 1989 (Charles Osborne - 5 photos), The Old Vic in 1989 (Lyn Gardner - 2 photos), The Royal Court in 1989 (Jane Edwardes - 2 photos), the London Fringe in 1989 (Helen Rose - 2 photos), the National Theatre in 1989 (Michael Billington - 4 photos), the RSC in Stratford and London in 1989 (Paul Taylor - 4 photos), Chichester in 1989 (Jeremy Kingston - 2 photos); Reports from Scotland (by Cordelia Oliver), Wales (by David Adams), Madrid, Amsterdam, and New York; Radio and TV reports; Images of 1989 (5 photos); playtext of PROTEST by Vaclav Havel translated by Vera Blackwell; Fringe Listings, Regional Guide etc. [56pp, 8.25x11.75; minor marks on cover, else VG] (£5) SOLD

PlaysInt/Mch 1990 (Vol.5 No.8): cover-Phil Daniels in A CLOCKWORK ORANGE [52pp, 8.25x11.75; minor marks on cover, else VG] £5

PlaysInt/Apr 1990 (Vol.5 No.9): cover-Michael Gambon in MAN OF THE MOMENT [52pp, 8.25x11.75; minor marks on cover, else VG] £5

PlaysInt/May 1990 (Vol.5 No.10): cover-SUNDAY IN THE PARK WITH GEORGE/Lyttelton [52pp, 8.25x11.75; name on cover, else VG] £5

PlaysInt/Jun 1990 (Vol.5 No.11): cover-SHOWBOAT/London Palladium; features on Edward Petherbridge, Robert Wright and George Forrest, Andre Ptaszynski, Declan Donnellan; photos and notices of Derek Jacobi, Felicity Kendal, KING (Simon Estes), ALL'S WELL THAT ENDS WELL/RSC (Gwen Watford), CORIOLANUS/RSC (Charles Dance), MUCH ADO ABOUT NOTHING/RSC (Susan Fleetwood); text of THE GUV'NOR (Christopher Godwin); reports from the UK regions, Europe and elsewhere, TV & Radio reviews, New Books, Records etc. [52pp, 8.25x11.75; VG] (£5) SOLD

PlaysInt/Jul 1990 (Vol.5 No.12): cover-Richard Harris in HENRY IV; features on Gerard Murphy, Simon Russell Beale, Paul Kerryson and Dora Bryan, Richard O'Brien; photos and notices of Ian McKellen, Brian Cox, HENRY IV (Richard Harris), VANILLA (Joanna Lumley), BURN THIS (John Malkovich), THE CRUCIBLE (Tom Wilkinson, Zoe Wanamaker), THE SCHOOL FOR SCANDAL/National Theatre (John Neville), THE ILLUSION (Duncan Bell); tribute to John Dexter; text of TOUCHING BOTTOM (Steve Tesich); reports from the UK regions, Europe and elsewhere, TV & Radio reviews, New Books etc. [52pp, 8.25x11.75; VG] £5

PlaysInt/Aug 1990 (Vol.6 No.1): cover-Felicity Kendal and Kevin McNally in HIDDEN LAUGHTER; features on David Jones, Alec McCowen, Willy Russell, Alternative Theatre; photos and notices of Susan Hampshire, Keith Baxter, HIDDEN LAUGHTER (Peter Barkworth), THE WILD DUCK (Alex Jennings), MOTHER COURAGE (Glenda Jackson), THE COMEDY OF ERRORS/RSC (Desmond Barrit), TROILUS AND CRESSIDA (Ralph Fiennes); text of NEVER THE SINNER (John Logan); reports from the UK regions, Europe and elsewhere, TV & Radio reviews, New Books etc. [52pp, 8.25x11.75; VG] (£5) SOLD

PlaysInt/Sep 1990 (Vol.6 No.2): cover-Derek Jacobi in KEAN; features on David Mirvish, Edward Wilson on The National Youth Theatre, Ian Judge; photos and notices of Julia McKenzie, Donald Sinden, BARBARIANS (Mick Ford, Peter Egan), THREE SISTERS (Sinead, Sorcha & Niamh Cusack), SHOW BOAT (Bruce Hubbard), KEAN (Derek Jacobi), THE ROCKY HORROR SHOW (Adrian Edmondson, Tim McInnerny), THE SILVER KING (Alan Howard); text of A DREAM OF PEOPLE (Michael Hastings); reports from the UK regions, Europe and elsewhere, TV & Radio reviews, New Books etc. [52pp, 8.25x11.75; VG] (£5) SOLD

PlaysInt/Oct 1990 (Vol.6 No.3): cover-John Wood in KING LEAR; features on MOSCOW GOLD, CHILDREN OF EDEN, Michael Hordern, Matthew Francis and Greenwich Theatre, Jerry Sterner, Brian Friel; photos and notices of PIANO (Stephen Rea), HAVING A BALL (David Rose), MY CHILDREN! MY AFRICA! (Greg Hicks, Maria Friedman), KING LEAR/RSC (John Wood, Ralph Fiennes); text of EARWIG Part One (Paula Milne); reports from Edinburgh, the UK regions, Europe and elsewhere; reviews and photos of TOSCA (ENO; Jane Eaglen), Scottish Opera; TV & Radio reviews, New Books etc. [52pp, 8.25x11.75; VG] £5

PlaysInt/Nov 1990 (Vol.6 No.4): cover-Julia McKenzie in INTO THE WOODS [52pp, 8.25x11.75; VG] (£5) SOLD

PlaysInt/Dec 1990 & Jan 1991 (Vol.6 No.5 & 6): cover-Harry Burton in THE REHEARSAL [52pp, 8.25x11.75; VG] (£5) SOLD


PlaysInt/Feb 1991 (Vol.6 No.7): cover-THE HOMECOMING/Comedy directed by Peter Hall; Preview, Openings; London Theatre Critics Circle Awards for 1990; features on Manchester Royal Exchange, Six Actors of 1990, Six of the Best (Actresses), West End 1990, Musicals of 1990, National Theatre 1990, RSC 1990, Royal Court 1990, Alternative Theatre 1990, Chichester 1990, Wales, Scotland and The Midlands 1990; photos and notices of THE LOVE FOR THREE ORANGES/ENO, THE HOMECOMING (Warren Mitchell), TIME AND THE CONWAYS (Joan Plowright), CHILDREN OF EDEN; reports from Europe and elsewhere, TV & Radio reviews etc. [56pp, 8.25x11.75; VG] £5

PlaysInt/Mch 1991 (Vol.6 No.8): cover-Eric Porter and Sara Crowe in TWELFTH NIGHT/Playhouse; features on Sam Walters and The Orange Tree, Being A Director (Simon Callow), Sara Crowe, Kenny Ireland and Howard Barker, Charles Marowitz and Jan Kott; photos and notices of THE VISIT (Simon McBurney), IMAGINE DROWNING (Douglas Hodge), WHITE CHAMELEON (Saeed Jaffrey), TWELFTH NIGHT (Sara Crowe, dir:Peter Hall); text of NO ONE WRITES TO THE COLONEL (Walter Acosta/Gabriel Garcia Marquez); reports from the UK regions, Europe and elsewhere, TV & Radio reviews, New Books etc. [48pp, 8.25x11.75; VG] £5

PlaysInt/Apr+May 1991 (Vol.6 No.9/10): cover-Wilhelminia Fernandez and Damon Evans in CARMEN JONES/Old Vic; features on Timothy West & Prunella Scales, Steven Pimlott, Nicky Pallow & Lynda Farron at the RSC; photos and notices of MATADOR (John Barrowman), THE TRIAL (Antony Sher), VOLPONE (John Woodvine), THE MERCHANT OF VENICE (John Woodvine), CARMEN JONES (Wilhelminia Fernandez); text of OUR OWN KIND (Roy MacGregor); reports from the UK regions, Europe and elsewhere, TV & Radio reviews, New Books etc. [48pp, 8.25x11.75; VG] £5

PlaysInt/Jun 1991 (Vol.6 No.11): cover-Donald Pleasence in THE CARETAKER; features on Donald Pleasence in THE CARETAKER, Caroline Sharman; photos and notices of THE PHILANTHROPIST (Edward Fox), THE MISER (Charles Kay), SAME OLD MOON (Gabrielle Reidy), KING LEAR (John Wood, Ralph Fiennes, Alex Kingston), LONG DAY'S JOURNEY INTO NIGHT (Timothy West, Prunella Scales), CORIOLANUS (Michael Pennington); text of SAME OLD MOON (Geraldine Aron); reports from the UK regions, Europe and elsewhere, TV & Radio reviews, New Books etc. [48pp, 8.25x11.75; VG] (£5) SOLD

PlaysInt/Jul 1991 (Vol.6 No.12): cover-Julie Walters in THE ROSE TATTOOPlayhouse; features on Richard Briers, Frank Dunlop and The Edinburgh Festival; photos and notices of LADY MACBETH OF MTSENSK (Josephine Barstow), JOSEPH AND THE AMAZING TECHNICOLOR DREAMCOAT (Jason Donovan), THE WINTER'S TALE (Michael Pennington), THE ROSE TATTOO (Julie Walters), THE CARETAKER (Donald Pleasence), 70 GIRLS 70 (Dora Bryan), TROILUS AND CRESSIDA (Simon Russell Beale, Ralph Fiennes, Amanda Root, Norman Rodway), THE WHITE DEVIL (Josette Simon, Denis Quilley); text of THE SISTERHOOD (Moliere/Ranjit Bolt); reports from the UK regions, Europe and elsewhere, TV & Radio reviews, New Books etc. [48pp, 8.25x11.75; VG] £5

PlaysInt/Aug 1991 (Vol.7 No.1): cover-Natalia Makarova and Robert Powell in TOVARICH/Chichester ; Scenes from THE COUP/NT (Norman Beaton, Stefan Kalipha, Gordon Case - 2 photos and review), TOVARICH/Chichester (Natalia Makarova, Robert Powell, Rowland Davies, Sarah Badel - 2 photos and review), THREEPENNY OPERA/Dublin Gate (Anna Healy, John Olohan, Marianne Faithfull - 2 photos and review), JOHN GABRIEL BORKMAN/Berlin Kammerspiele (photo), UBU ROI / MACBETH/Edinburgh (directed by Silviu Parcarete; and report); Reviews of THE COMEDY OF ERRORS/NT, OUR COUNTRY'S GOOD/Lyric Hammersmith Studio; Photos of Clare Higgins and Mark Strong in NAPOLI MILIONARIA/NT, THE WHITE DEVIL/NT, Garry Cooper and Will Barton in WEBSTER/Old Red Lion, Jonathan Pryce in SELLING HITLER/television, A DOLL'S HOUSE/New York, TODAY IS MY BIRTHDAY/New York, Nathan Lane and Swoosie Kurtz in LIPS TOGETHER, TEETH APART/New York, Gwen Taylor and Kate Hardie in DEAD SHEEP/Bush Theatre; Photos of John Sessions, Deborah Paige, John Adams, The Birmingham Rep, Graham Watkins, Richard McCabe with Tim Pigott-Smith and Toyah Wilcox, London's Alternative Theatre by Peter Roberts, Regional Revival by Simon Reade, Feature on Fiona Shaw (w.2 photos of Fiona Shaw as Hedda Gabler), Interview with Cecilia Hocking (at the London Academy of Performing Arts); Reports from the regions, Ireland, Berlin, Russia, Kenya, New York, Chile, Turkey; London Shows, Books, Radio etc.; full text of DEAD SHEEP by Catherine Johnson [48pp, 8.25x11.75; VG] (£5) SOLD

PlaysInt/Sep 1991 (Vol.7 No.2): cover-Alan Alda in OUR TOWN/Shaftesbury [48pp, 8.25x11.75; VG] £5

PlaysInt/Oct 1991 (Vol.7 No.3): cover-Harriet Walter in THREE BIRDS ALIGHTING ON A FIELD/Royal Court [48pp, 8.25x11.75; VG] £5

PlaysInt/Nov 1991 (Vol.7 No.4): cover-Derek Jacobi and Robert Lindsay in BECKET/Haymarket [48pp, 8.25x11.75; VG] (£5) SOLD

PlaysInt/Dec 1991 (Vol.7 No.5): cover-Connie Booth and Timothy West in IT'S RALPH/Comedy [48pp, 8.25x11.75; VG] £5


PlaysInt/Jan 1992 (Vol.7 No.6): cover-Maureen Lipman in THE CABINET MINISTER/Albery [48pp, 8.25x11.75; VG] £5

PlaysInt/Feb 1992 (Vol.7 No.7): cover-SOPHISTICATED LADIES/Globe [52pp, 8.25x11.75; VG] £5

PlaysInt/Mch 1992 (Vol.7 No.8): cover-Michael Maloney in HENRY IV Part I/RSC [48pp, 8.25x11.75; VG] £5

PlaysInt/Apr 1992 (Vol.7 No.9): cover-Alan Cumming and Timothy Walker in LE BETE/Lyric Hammersmith [48pp, 8.25x11.75; VG] £5

PlaysInt/Jun 1992 (Vol.7 No.11): cover-Kenneth Branagh as CORIOLANUS/Chichester [48pp, 8.25x11.75; VG] (£5) SOLD

PlaysInt/Jul 1992 (Vol.7 No.12): cover-Liliane Montevecchi in GRAND HOTEL/Dominion [48pp, 8.25x11.75; minor marks on cover, else VG] £5

PlaysInt/Aug 1992 (Vol.8 No.1): cover-Carmel McSharry and Nicholas Lyndhurst in STRAIGHT AND NARROW/Aldwych [48pp, 8.25x11.75; minor marks on cover, else VG] £5

PlaysInt/Sep 1992 (Vol.8 No.2): cover-Gerard Murphy in THE THEBANS/RSC [48pp, 8.25x11.75; minor marks on cover, else VG] £5

PlaysInt/Oct 1992 (Vol.8 No.3): cover-Spitting Image Dragon for DRAGON/National Theatre [48pp, 8.25x11.75; VG] £5

PlaysInt/Nov 1992 (Vol.8 No.4): cover-Peter O'Toole and Tara Fitzgerald in OUR SONG/Apollo [48pp, 8.25x11.75; VG] £5

PlaysInt/Dec 1992 (Vol.8 No.5): cover-Anna Carteret and David Yelland in AN IDEAL HUSBAND/Globe [48pp, 8.25x11.75; VG] £5


PlaysInt/Jan 1993 (Vol.8 No.6): cover-Patricia Routledge in CAROUSEL/National Theatre [48pp, 8.25x11.75; VG] £5

PlaysInt/Feb 1993 (Vol.8 No.7): cover-Frances de la Tour in GREASEPAINT/Lyric Hammersmith [48pp, 8.25x11.75; minor marks on cover, else VG] £5

PlaysInt/Mch 1993 (Vol.8 No.8): cover-ON THE PISTE/Garrick [48pp, 8.25x11.75; minor marks on cover, else VG] £5

PlaysInt/Apr 1993 (Vol.8 No.9): cover-Maggie Smith in THE IMPORTANCE OF BEING EARNEST [48pp, 8.25x11.75; VG] (£5) SOLD

PlaysInt/Jun 1993 (Vol.8 No.11): cover-John Nettles in THE WINTER'S TALE/RSC [48pp, 8.25x11.75; VG] £5

PlaysInt/Jul+Aug 1993 (Vol.8 No.12): cover-Gabrielle Drake and Tom Conti in PRESENT LAUGHTER/Globe [52pp, 8.25x11.75; minor marks on cover, else VG] £5

PlaysInt/Sep 1993 (Vol.9 No.1): cover-Anton Rodgers and Gwen Taylor in TIME OF MY LIFE/Vaudeville [52pp, 8.25x11.75; VG] £5

PlaysInt/Oct 1993 (Vol.9 No.2): cover-Donald Sinden and Miriam Margolyes in SHE STOOPS TO CONQUER/Queens [52pp, 8.25x11.75; VG] £5

PlaysInt/Nov 1993 (Vol.9 No.3): cover-Antony Sher in TAMBURLAINE/RSC [52pp, 8.25x11.75; VG] £5

PlaysInt/Dec 1993 (Vol.9 No.4): cover-Susan Hampshire and Sara Crowe in RELATIVE VALUES/Savoy [52pp, 8.25x11.75; VG] £5


PlaysInt/Jan 1994 (Vol.9 No.5): cover-Patrick Stewart in A CHRISTMAS CAROL/Old Vic [52pp, 8.25x11.75; VG] £5

PlaysInt/Feb 1994 (Vol.9 No.6): cover-Griff Rhys Jones and Felicity Kendal in AN ABSOLUTE TURKEY/Globe [48pp, 8.25x11.75; VG] £5

PlaysInt/Mch 1994 (Vol.9 No.7): cover-Susannah York in SEPTEMBER TIDE/Comedy [48pp, 8.25x11.75; VG] £5

PlaysInt/May 1994 (Vol.9 No.9): cover-John Hurt in A MONTH IN THE COUNTRY/Albery [48pp, 8.25x11.75; VG] £5

PlaysInt/Jun 1994 (Vol.9 No.10): cover-Simon Russell Beale and Robert Stephens in KING LEAR/RSC [48pp, 8.25x11.75; VG] (£5) SOLD

PlaysInt/Jul 1994 (Vol.9 No.11): cover-Francesca Annis in LADY WINDERMERE'S FAN [48pp, 8.25x11.75; minor marks on cover, else VG] £5

PlaysInt/Aug 1994 (Vol.10 No.1): cover-Topol in FIDDLER ON THE ROOF/London Palladium [48pp, 8.25x11.75; minor marks on cover, else VG] £5

PlaysInt/Sep 1994 (Vol.10 No.2): cover-Imogen Stubbs as SAINT JOAN/Strand [48pp, 8.25x11.75; minor fading on cover, else VG] £5

PlaysInt/Oct 1994 (Vol.10 No.3): cover-Jonathan Firth in HENRY VI/RSC [48pp, 8.25x11.75; VG] £5

PlaysInt/Nov 1994 (Vol.10 No.4): cover-David Suchet in WHAT A PERFORMANCE/Queens [48pp, 8.25x11.75; minor marks on cover, else VG] £5

PlaysInt/Dec 1994 (Vol.10 No.5): cover-Stephen Dillane as HAMLET/Gielgud [48pp, 8.25x11.75; minor marks on front cover, crease on back cover, else VG] £5


PlaysInt/Jan 1995 (Vol.10 No.6): cover-Maggie Smith in THREE TALL WOMEN/Wyndham's [48pp, 8.25x11.75; minor marks on cover, else VG] (£5) SOLD

PlaysInt/Mch 1995 (Vol.10 No.8): cover-Jenny Agutter in LOVE'S LABOURS LOST/RSC [48pp, 8.25x11.75; minor marks on cover, else VG] £5

PlaysInt/Apr 1995 (Vol.10 No.9): cover-Felicity Kendal and Art Malik in INDIAN INK/Aldwych [48pp, 8.25x11.75; VG] £5

PlaysInt/May 1995 (Vol.10 No.10): cover-Desmond Barrit in TWELFTH NIGHT/RSC [48pp, 8.25x11.75; VG] £5

PlaysInt/Jun 1995 (Vol.10 No.11): cover-Juliet Stevenson, Joe Dixon and Jane Galloway in THE DUCHESS OF MALFI/Wyndham's [48pp, 8.25x11.75; VG] £5

PlaysInt/Jul 1995 (Vol.10 No.12): cover-THE HOT MIKADO/Queens [48pp, 8.25x11.75; VG] £5

PlaysInt/Aug 1995 (Vol.11 No.1): cover-Graham Turner and Nichola McAuliffe in HOBSON'S CHOICE/Chichester [48pp, 8.25x11.75; minor marks on cover, else VG] £5

PlaysInt/Sep 1995 (Vol.11 No.2): cover-Toby Stephens in CORIOLANUS/RSC [48pp, 8.25x11.75; minor marks on cover, else VG] £5

PlaysInt/Oct 1995 (Vol.11 No.3): cover-Ian Richardson in THE MISER/Chichester [48pp, 8.25x11.75; VG] £5

PlaysInt/Nov 1995 (Vol.11 No.4): cover-Judi Dench in A LITTLE NIGHT MUSIC/National Theatre [48pp, 8.25x11.75; VG] £5

PlaysInt/Dec 1995 (Vol.11 No.5): cover-Geraldine McEwan in THE WAY OF THE WORLD/National Theatre [48pp, 8.25x11.75; VG] £5


PlaysInt/Jan 1996 (Vol.11 No.6): cover-Howard McGillin in MACK AND MABEL/Piccadilly [48pp, 8.25x11.75; VG] £5

PlaysInt/Feb 1996 (Vol.11 No.7): cover-Adrian Lester in COMPANY/Donmar Warehouse [48pp, 8.25x11.75; VG] £5

PlaysInt/Mch 1996 (Vol.11 No.8): cover-David Yelland and Penny Downie in AN IDEAL HUSBAND/Haymarket [48pp, 8.25x11.75; VG] £5

PlaysInt/Apr 1996 (Vol.11 No.9): cover-Tom Conti and Sharon Gless in CHAPTER TWO/Gielgud [48pp, 8.25x11.75; VG] (£5) SOLD

PlaysInt/May 1996 (Vol.11 No.10): cover-Anna Massey in MARY STUART/National Theatre [48pp, 8.25x11.75; VG] £5

PlaysInt/Jun 1996 (Vol.11 No.11): cover-Ken Stott in THE PRINCE'S PLAY/National Theatre [48pp, 8.25x11.75; VG] £5

PlaysInt/Jul 1996 (Vol.11 No.12): cover-Felicity Kendal in MIND MILLIE FOR ME/Haymarket [48pp, 8.25x11.75; VG] £5

PlaysInt/Aug 1996 (Vol.12 No.1): cover-Jack Klugman in THE ODD COUPLE/Haymarket [48pp, 8.25x11.75; VG] £5

PlaysInt/Sep 1996 (Vol.12 No.2): cover-Paul Scofield and Vanessa Redgrave in JOHN GABRIEL BORKMAN/National Theatre [48pp, 8.25x11.75; VG] £5

PlaysInt/Oct 1996 (Vol.12 No.3): cover-Julia Malesky in KINDERTRANSPORT/Vaudeville [48pp, 8.25x11.75; VG] £5

PlaysInt/Nov 1996 (Vol.12 No.4): cover-Amanda Harris and Leigh Lawson in A MIDSUMMER NIGHT'S DREAM/RSC [48pp, 8.25x11.75; VG] £5

PlaysInt/Dec 1996 (Vol.12 No.5): cover-Imelda Staunton in GUYS AND DOLLS/National Theatre [48pp, 8.25x11.75; VG] £5


PlaysInt/Jan 1997 (Vol.12 No.6): cover-Bob Hoskins and James Callis in OLD WICKED SONGS/Gielgud [48pp, 8.25x11.75; VG] £5

PlaysInt/Feb 1997 (Vol.12 No.7): cover-Robert Lepage in ELSINORE/National Theatre [48pp, 8.25x11.75; VG] £5

PlaysInt/Mch 1997 (Vol.12 No.8): cover-Eddie Marsan, Lindsay Duncan and Keith Allen in THE HOMECOMING/National Theatre [48pp, 8.25x11.75; VG] £5

PlaysInt/Jun 1997 (Vol.12 No.11): cover-Michael Gambon and Alec McCowen in TOM AND CLEM/Aldwych [48pp, 8.25x11.75; VG] £5

PlaysInt/Sep 1997 (Vol.13 No.1): cover-Judi Dench in Amy's View/National Theatre [48pp, 8.25x11.75; VG] £5

PlaysInt/Oct 1997 (Vol.13 No.2): cover-Rory Edwards and Elizabeth Meadows in A CHASTE MAID IN CHEAPSIDE/Shakespeare's Globe [48pp, 8.25x11.75; VG] £5

PlaysInt/Nov 1997 (Vol.13 No.3): cover-Maggie Smith in A DELICATE BALANCE/Haymarket [48pp, 8.25x11.75; VG] (£5) SOLD

PlaysInt/Christmas 1997 (Vol.13 No.4): cover-THE SLOW DRAG/Whitehall [48pp, 8.25x11.75; VG] £5


PlaysInt/Jan+Feb 1998 (Vol.13 No.5): cover-Daniel Evans as PETER PAN/RSC [48pp, 8.25x11.75; very slightly rumpled, else VG] £5

PlaysInt/Feb+Mch 1998 (Vol.13 No.6): cover-Richard O'Callaghan in FLIGHT/National Theatre [48pp, 8.25x11.75; VG] £5

PlaysInt/Apr 1998 (Vol.13 No.7): cover-Jane Asher and Serena Evans in THING WE DO FOR LOVE/Gielgud [48pp, 8.25x11.75; VG] £5

PlaysInt/May 1998 (Vol.13 No.8): cover-Michael Gambon and Eileen Atkins in THE UNEXPECTED MAN/RSC [48pp, 8.25x11.75; VG] £5

PlaysInt/Jul 1998 (Vol.13 No.10): cover-David Burke in COPENHAGEN/National Theatre [48pp, 8.25x11.75; VG] £5

PlaysInt/Aug 1998 (Vol.13 No.11): cover-Hugh Jackman and Josefina Gabrielle in OKLAHOMA!/National Theatre [48pp, 8.25x11.75; very slightly rumpled, else VG] £5

PlaysInt/Sep 1998 (Vol.13 No.12): cover-Keith Baxter in CHIMES AT MIDNIGHT/Chichester [48pp, 8.25x11.75; VG] £5

PlaysInt/Oct 1998 (Vol.14 No.1): cover-Felicity Kendal in ALARMS AND EXCURSIONS/Gielgud [48pp, 8.25x11.75; VG] £5

PlaysInt/Nov 1998 (Vol.14 No.2): cover-Judi Dench in FILUMENA/Piccadilly [48pp, 8.25x11.75; VG] £5

PlaysInt/Dec 1998 (Vol.14 No.3): cover-Tom Conti in JESUS, MY BOY/Apollo [48pp, 8.25x11.75; VG] £5


PlaysInt/Jan 1999 (Vol.14 No.4): cover-Anthony Calf and Imogen Stubbs in BETRAYAL/National Theatre [48pp, 8.25x11.75; VG] (£5) SOLD

PlaysInt/Feb 1999 (Vol.14 No.5): cover-Mark Lambert and Alison Steadman in THE MEMORY OF WATER/Vaudeville [48pp, 8.25x11.75; VG] £5

PlaysInt/Mch 1999 (Vol.14 No.6): cover-Frances de la Tour and David Bark-Jones in THE FOREST/National Theatre [48pp, 8.25x11.75; VG] £5

PlaysInt/Apr 1999 (Vol.14 No.7): cover-Peter de Jersey in TROILUS AND CRESSIDA/National Theatre [48pp, 8.25x11.75; VG] £5

PlaysInt/May 1999 (Vol.14 No.8): cover-Siobhan McCarthy in MAMMA MIA!/Prince Edward [48pp, 8.25x11.75; VG] £5

PlaysInt/Jun 1999 (Vol.14 No.9): cover-Juliet Stevenson in PRIVATE LIVES/National Theatre [48pp, 8.25x11.75; VG] £5

PlaysInt/Jul+Aug 1999 (Vol.14 No.10/11): cover-Patricia Routledge in THE IMPORTANCE OF BEING EARNEST/Chichester [60pp, 8.25x11.75; VG] £5

PlaysInt/Sep 1999 (Vol.14 No.12): cover-Mark Rylance in ANTONY AND CLEOPATRA/Shakespeare's Globe [48pp, 8.25x11.75; VG] £5

2000 on

PlaysInt/Aug-Sep 2009: cover-Helen Mirren, Dominic Cooper and Ruth Negga in PHEDRE/National Theatre [64pp, 8.25x11.75; VG] £5