David Hare

David Hare

David Hare is the author of 29 full-length plays for the stage, 17 of which have been presented at the National Theatre.


His plays include: Slag, the Great Exhibition, Brassneck (with Howard Brenton), Knuckle, Fanshen, Teeth ’n’ Smiles, Plenty, A Map of the World, Pravda (with Howard Brenton), The Bay at Nice, The Secret Rapture, Racing Demon, Murmuring Judges, The Absence of War, Amy's View, The Blue Room (from Schnitzler), The Judas Kiss, Via Dolorosa, My Zinc Bed, The Breath of Life, The Permanent Way, Stuff Happens, The Vertical Hour, Gethsamane, Berlin/Wall, The Power of Yes and South Downs.


His many screenplays for film and TV include: Licking Hitler, Wetherby, Damage, The Hours, The Reader, Page Eight, Turks & Caicos and Salting the Battlefield.


Published June 2014