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)

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

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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)

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

Also by Caryl Churchill:

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

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