Medea (Northern Broadsides version)

Cast: 2f 3-5m plus chorus

Staging: Minimal requirements

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

Paperback, 80 pages ISBN: 9781848420946Publication Date:
4 Feb 2010
Size: 198mm x 129mm£8.99 £7.19You save £1.80 (20%)
First Staged:
This version: Northern Broadsides UK tour, 2010

Medea (Northern Broadsides version)

By Euripides Adapted by Tom Paulin

Paperback £8.99£7.19

Betrayed by a husband she sacrificed everything for, Medea unleashes a horrific vengeance on her enemies, by murdering her own children.

Featuring one of the most powerful female roles in the history of drama, Euripides' tragedy Medea is reworked by poet Tom Paulin into lithe and sinewy modern English that conveys the shocking story - and our conflicted loyalties as spectators to the tragedy - more strongly than ever.

This version of Medea was first staged by Northern Broadsides on a UK tour in 2010.

Press Quotes

'Tom Paulin's new version is robust, flecked with poetry but still down to earth'

Guardian

'Paulin's script probes into the deeper and darker reasoning behind Medea's ostracism, the otherness that has both attracted and repelled her intimates'

Stage

Cast: 2f 3-5m plus chorus

Staging:Minimal requirements

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

Paperback, 80 pages ISBN: 9781848420946Publication Date:
4 Feb 2010
Size: 198mm x 129mm£8.99 £7.19You save £1.80 (20%)

Also by Euripides:

Andromache
Hecuba
Medea (Theatre Babel version)
Bacchae
Women of Troy
Medea (Headlong version)
Greek Tragedy: Three Plays
Electra (Euripides)
Orestes: Blood and Light
Medea (Drama Classics)

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