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:

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

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