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Lives of the Great Poisoners
EPUB, 45 pages ISBN: 9781780014326Publication Date:
20 Oct 2014
£8.99 £7.19You save £1.80 (20%)
First Staged:
Arnolfini, Bristol, 1991

Lives of the Great Poisoners

By Caryl Churchill

EPUB £8.99£7.19

A multidisciplinary theatre piece about the most infamous poisoners in history, written by Caryl Churchill in collaboration with composer Orlando Gough and choreographer Ian Spink. 

Lives of the Great Poisoners combines elements of text, dance and song to tell the stories of famous killers from Medea to Dr Crippen.

It was first performed at the Arnolfini, Bristol, in February 1991 in a production by Second Stride, the performance collective co-founded by Ian Spink, Siobhan Davies and Richard Alston.

Lives of the Great Poisoners is also available in the volume Caryl Churchill Plays: Three.

EPUB, 45 pages ISBN: 9781780014326Publication Date:
20 Oct 2014
£8.99 £7.19You save £1.80 (20%)

Also by Caryl Churchill:

This is a Chair
Pigs and Dogs
Caryl Churchill Plays: Three
Caryl Churchill Plays: Four
Blue Heart
The Hospital at the Time of the Revolution
The Judge's Wife
Hot Fudge
A Number
Ding Dong the Wicked
Love and Information
Glass. Kill. Bluebeard. Imp.
Far Away
Caryl Churchill Plays: Five
Thyestes
Escaped Alone
Mad Forest
The Skriker
Seagulls
Icecream
Not Not Not Not Not Enough Oxygen
Traps
Schreber's Nervous Illness
Lovesick
A Mouthful of Birds
Beautiful Eyes
Hotel
Three Short Plays
Seven Jewish Children
Cloud Nine
Caryl Churchill: Shorts
Bliss
Light Shining in Buckinghamshire
Here We Go
The After-Dinner Joke
War and Peace Gaza Piece
Tickets are Now On Sale
A Dream Play
Three More Sleepless Nights
Far Away (Donmar edition)
Drunk Enough To Say I Love You?
Abortive
A Number (2015 edition)

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