Best Modern Playwrights
The first seventeen years of the 21st century has seen some incredible work produced. There has been a strong return to Chekhovian naturalism, lead by the American playwrights, a blending of absurdity and magical realism by the British and a desire by all to tackle what it means to live in the modern western world. . Yet what makes the new works great, is the same reason we still revere the classics: they aim to share with the audience, a moment of pure, unfiltered truth.