Nick Hern Books

Nick Hern Books is the UK’s leading specialist theatre publisher. We’re home to some of the best playwrights working today - including Mike Bartlett, Howard Brenton, Jez Butterworth, Caryl Churchill, David Edgar, Helen Edmundson, debbie tucker green, Lucy Kirkwood, Conor McPherson, Rona Munro, Jack Thorne, and Enda Walsh - as well as essential training and advice books on topics such as acting, writing, directing and producing. We also license most of our plays for amateur performance.

Nick Hern Books is the UK’s leading specialist theatre publisher. We’re home to some of the best playwrights working today - including Mike Bartlett, Howard Brenton, Jez Butterworth, Caryl Churchill, David Edgar, Helen Edmundson, debbie tucker green, Lucy Kirkwood, Conor McPherson, Rona Munro, Jack Thorne, and Enda Walsh - as well as essential training and advice books on topics such as acting, writing, directing and producing. We also license most of our plays for amateur performance.