Barnes Plays: "Red Noses", "Sunset Glories", "Nobody Here But Us Chickens", "Columbus", "Socrates" v.2 - Contemporary Dramatists (Paperback)Peter Barnes (author)
Paperback 360 Pages / Published: 15/11/1993
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A selection of plays by "one of the most original and biting comic writers working in Britain" (The Times) The Spirit of Man is "an ingenious triple-bill exploring Man's need for faith through three short satires based in medieval France, Protectorate England and nineteenth-century Eastern Europe" (Independent); Nobody Here But Us Chickens is a linked trilogy of satires on New Age, corporate and bedroom politics. Red Noses is a political satire about the plague and takes place in 1348. Set in medieval Italy during a crisis in the Church, Sunsets and Glories is "a work of the highest and most thrilling theatrical energy" (Independent on Sunday), whilst Bye Bye Columbus is a "highly entertaining" (Guardian) television play."Peter Barnes is one of the unrecognised geniuses of the English theatre" (Plays and Players)
Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
Number of pages: 360
Weight: 408 g
Dimensions: 203 x 127 x 20 mm
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