Eternal Love
Paperback, 96 pages ISBN: 9781848423848Publication Date:
6 Feb 2014
Size: 198mm x 129mm£9.99 £7.99You save £2.00 (20%)
EPUB, 96 pages ISBN: 9781780015088Publication Date:
15 Oct 2014
£9.99 £7.99You save £2.00 (20%)
First Staged:
Shakespeare's Globe, London, 2006 (as In Extremis)

Eternal Love

The Story of Abelard and Heloise

By Howard Brenton

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A spellbinding retelling of a passionate and legendary love story.

When Abelard begins a wild affair with his brilliant student Heloise, his enemies find the perfect pretext to destroy him. Abelard is already on thin ice with the church over his contentious views and when Heloise bears his child out of wedlock, their affair becomes the scandal of the age…

Howard Brenton's play Eternal Love was first performed under the title In Extremis at Shakespeare's Globe, London, in August 2006.

This new version of the play premiered in February 2014, co-produced by English Touring Theatre and the Globe Theatre.

Press Quotes

'Romeo and Juliet with more brains... Brenton peers into medieval mindsets with an unashamedly modern sensibility. Highly recommended'

Daily Telegraph

'A play for today in medieval costume'

Independent

'A passionate, bracing play of ideas that has topical urgency as well as historical fascination'

Financial Times
Paperback, 96 pages ISBN: 9781848423848Publication Date:
6 Feb 2014
Size: 198mm x 129mm£9.99 £7.99You save £2.00 (20%)
EPUB, 96 pages ISBN: 9781780015088Publication Date:
15 Oct 2014
£9.99 £7.99You save £2.00 (20%)

Also by Howard Brenton:

The Ragged Trousered Philanthropists (stage version)
Paul
Never So Good
Lawrence After Arabia
#aiww: The Arrest of Ai Weiwei
Drawing the Line
55 Days
Miss Julie & Creditors
Jude
Miss Julie (Bin End Stock)
Dances of Death
The Blinding Light
Berlin Bertie
Doctor Scroggy's War
Faust: Parts I & II
Miss Julie
The Shadow Factory
Anne Boleyn
Creditors
Hot Irons (Bin End Stock)

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