Bleak Expectations (NHB Modern Plays)

Autor: Mark Evans
Editorial: Nick Hern Books
Precio $368 Precio Gandhi $302

Bleak Expectations (NHB Modern Plays)

Bleak Expectations (NHB Modern Plays)

Autor: Mark Evans
Editorial: Nick Hern Books
ISBN
7b763fcf-959a-37e3-92d4-3507ca3dc3a2
pThe story Charles Dickens might have written after drinking too much gin.../ppFollow half-orphan Pip Bins remarkable adventures with sisters Pippa and Poppy and best friend Harry Biscuit, as they attempt to escape the scheming clutches of Mr Gently Benevolent and defeat the irrepressible Hardthrasher siblings. Can they avert disaster at every turn? Will evil be vanquished by virtue? Can love triumph over hate?/ppMark Evans play emBleak Expectations/em is a hilarious, chaotic caper, featuring dastardly villains, preposterous names, pulse-quickening romances, heart-rending death scenes, and, of course, a happy ending./ppBased on the award-winning BBC Radio 4 series, the play opened at the Watermill Theatre, Newbury, in 2022, directed by Caroline Leslie./ppIt offers rich opportunities to amateur theatre companies looking for a gloriously daft Dickensian romp which will have their audiences joyfully transported and begging for more./ppDickens with a dash of Monty Python... nimbly combines period detail with a sense of the absurd... immaculately polished puns and in-jokes - emThe Times/em/ppA fast-paced comedy mashup that sends up Britishness with oodles of silliness... zings with intelligence, imagination and comic anarchy - emGuardian/em/ppCheek-achingly funny... a ceaseless stream of quick one-liners that delivers laugh after laugh of pure entertainment... a great night out - emBroadway World/em/p
  • Categoría BISAC DRA003000
  • Formato Ebook
  • Idioma Inglés
  • Año 2022
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