To The Green Fields Beyond
To The Green Fields Beyond, about a tank crew on the eve of battle in 1918, is one of very few new, original plays to be produced at the Donmar Warehouse in London. It premiered on September 14th 2000, starring Dougray Scott and Ray Winstone, and was directed by Sam Mendes. It has since had major productions at the Writers' Theatre Chicago, the Old Fitzroy in Sydney, and in Montreal Canada, as well as numerous productions with student and amateur groups both in the UK and abroad. It has recently been translated into German and Italian. The cast is for 10 men and 1 woman. The script is publicly available, published by Faber.
The play has been translated into German as 'Die Besatzung', and Italian as 'Oltre i Verdi Campi'.