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Royal Court Playtext Subscriptions

Get the next 10 scripts for productions at the Royal Court Theatre, delivered as soon as they are published, for just £50.

New Samuel French Publications

Shop the latest Samuel French playtexts, featuring the brilliant new writing from across the UK and Ireland.

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Peter Pan

by J. M. Barrie

Take your audiences on a journey to Neverland with the classic tale of the boy who never grows up.

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Stage plays from the Queen of Crime

Discover the Agatha Christie Collection

After a two-year research project - which explored Christie’s work in circulation, revisited original manuscripts, and remastered existing plays – we’re proud to license and publish 25 titles in the newly expanded Agatha Christie Collection. Discover thrilling melodramas and classic whodunnits, dark comedies and Christie’s only historical epic.

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The Royal Court Bookshop

Our Bookshop is now open in its new home at The Royal Court Theatre. Browse our extensive range of playtexts and drama books, enjoy a cup of coffee, or join us for an author event.

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