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

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