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Whitehead: Plays  

The Foursome / Alpha Beta / The Sea Anchor / The Punishment

Whitehead: Plays $26.32 ex GST
$28.95 inc GST
Winner of the George Devine Award and Evening Standard Award for most promising playwright.

The Foursome
Ostensibly a play about the battle of the sexes, it is actually an exploration of the assumptions that make such battles inevitable.   

Alpha-Beta and The Sea Anchor continued his exploration of sexual conflict

The Punishment
A one-act play about authority and corruption.

Cast : Various

Oberon Books | 978-1-84002-222-3 | Sales rights: Australia/NZ | PB


Ted Whitehead was born in Liverpool in 1933. His stage plays include The Foursome, Alpha Beta, The Sea Anchor, Old Flames, Mecca, The Man Who Fell In Love With His Wife, and an adaptation of Strindberg's The Dance of Death. TV scripts include The Peddler, The Punishment, and adaptations of The Free Frenchman, The Life and Loves of a She-Devil, Firstborn, The Cloning Of Joanna May, Tess of The Durbervilles and The Mayor Of Casterbridge.