Lives of the Great Poisoners

Cast: 4f 5m (incl. dancers, singers and actors) minimum

Staging: Flexible staging

Amateur rights performance fee: £75 per performance (plus VAT where applicable)

Imprint: Nick Hern Books
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.

Cast: 4f 5m (incl. dancers, singers and actors) minimum

Staging:Flexible staging

Amateur rights performance fee: £75 per performance (plus VAT where applicable)

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

Also by Caryl Churchill:

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

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