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By Alexi Kaye Campbell

The foremost of The Pride on the Royal courtroom Theatre in 2008 marked the emergence of Alexi Kaye Campbell as a particular new expertise. With its daring and inventive constitution and its bold tackle sexual politics within the Fifties and this day, the play mixed exciting dramaturgy with profound perception into the affairs of the human middle. It went directly to win an Olivier Award, the Critics' Circle Award for many Promising Playwright, and the loo Whiting Award for top New Play, and used to be revived within the West result in 2013.

Published the following along that extraordinary debut are Alexi's 4 next performs, which jointly show his infrequent skill to harness theatricality in pursuit of emotional truth.

Apologia (Bush Theatre, London, 2009; revived within the West lead to 2017), a perceptive examine what has occurred to Nineteen Sixties idealists and their little ones. 'Sharp, humorous, clever and humane, Alexi Kaye Campbell is a author to cherish' Telegraph

The religion Machine (Royal court docket, 2011), an exploration of the connection among religion and capitalism that asks basic questions on the real that means of affection. 'An pressing play of expansive ambition and largeness of spirit' Guardian

Bracken Moor (Tricycle Theatre and Shared adventure, 2013), a haunting story of grief and denial, set opposed to the industrial problem of the Nineteen Thirties. 'A more desirable type of ghost story... intellectually in addition to emotionally haunting' The Stage

Sunset on the Villa Thalia (National Theatre, 2016), a passionate and deeply own play in regards to the impression of overseas impact, deliberate and accidental, on a country and its humans. 'This play is a winner, a thought-provoking slow-burn tale that works on many degrees' The Times

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