Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde (stage version)
Paperback, 96 pages ISBN: 9781854592972Publication Date:
21 Nov 1996
Size: 200mm x 125mm£9.99 £7.99You save £2.00 (20%)
EPUB, 96 pages ISBN: 9781780017471Publication Date:
2 Jun 2016
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First Staged:
Birmingham Rep, 1996

Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde (stage version)

By Robert Louis Stevenson Adapted by David Edgar

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A superb adaptation of Robert Louis Stevenson's famous story of the unassuming Dr Jekyll and his dark alter-ego Mr Hyde.

During one of his audacious experiments trying to separate good from evil in human nature, the kind and gifted Dr Jekyll inadvertently unleashes an alternative personality of pure evil … the mysterious Mr Hyde.

As this sinister figure starts causing terror and havoc in foggy London, Jekyll must race to find a cure for his monstrous alter-ego before it takes over for good.

This version by David Edgar, first performed at the Birmingham Repertory Theatre in 1996, is a revised and partially re-written version of the adaptation premiered by the Royal Shakespeare Company at the Barbican Theatre, London, in 1991.

Press Quotes

'A single actor tackles both roles... His transformation from mild-mannered, myopic doctor to the fiendish Mr Hyde is merely the physical manifestation of the divisions within the Victorian psyche. This thoughtful show goes far beyond melodrama'

Guardian

'Urgent, superbly wrought and well-structured'

Observer

'Both a theatrical feast and an intellectual challenge'

Sunday Times
Paperback, 96 pages ISBN: 9781854592972Publication Date:
21 Nov 1996
Size: 200mm x 125mm£9.99 £7.99You save £2.00 (20%)
EPUB, 96 pages ISBN: 9781780017471Publication Date:
2 Jun 2016
£9.99 £7.99You save £2.00 (20%)

Also by Robert Louis Stevenson:

Jekyll & Hyde
Treasure Island (stage version)

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Also by David Edgar:

Arthur & George (stage version)
Continental Divide
If Only
A Christmas Carol (RSC stage version)
A Time to Keep
Maydays & Trying It On: two plays
The Shape of the Table
Written on the Heart
Daughters of the Revolution
How Plays Work
Albert Speer
Trying It On
Playing With Fire
The Prisoner's Dilemma
Edgar: Shorts
Pentecost
Maydays (2018 version)
The Master Builder
Testing the Echo
Mothers Against

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