If you have found this website it probably means that you are interested in theatre and in particular theatre for young people, children and their families and I bid you welcome.
Here you will find information about the plays I have been writing over the past thirty years, including plays for adults, adaptations and musicals.
There are synopses of the plays and information about how to get hold of scripts, either for professional or for amateur use.
Charles Way’s ‘Jack and Phil, Slayers of Giants INC’ has received a great first production in the US at Imagination Stage, directed by Janet Stanford. The play is suitable for family and school audiences.
- “Five Stars! ‘JACK and Phil, Slayers of Giants-INC’ is a great new twist to an old story and is guaranteed family fun!”DCMetroTheaterArts
- “Four Stars! Fresh and funny… uniformly excellent! The classic tale benefits from the contemporary updating!”DCTheatreScene
- “Children and adults will get a lot of laughs, but they will also get a good time together. And that can be a giant task.”BroadwayWorld.com
Full reviews of this production are on this review page.
Other key reviews
- The Gift: “As the finest writers are shaped and influenced by their home place, so have Way’s many award-winning plays reflected the rich cultural heritage from which they sprang. But The Gift is something entirely different, a play written by a master of the genre, who, while knowing his constituency so well, is yet willing to go out on a limb in pursuit of something new.” More…
- "…a play written by a master of the genre"
- Hard Times: "…A stellar adaptation by Charles Way, moving thoughtful and wonderfully drawn" More…
- Wanted! Robin Hood: " … Thrilling action and crowd pleasing comedy." More…
- Nivelli’s War: "…This is world class work being produced right here in Belfast" More…