Speaking in Tongues

Cast: 2-4f 2-5m

Staging: Multiple locations (can be simply staged)

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

Paperback, 96 pages ISBN: 9781848420748Publication Date:
17 Sep 2009
Size: 198mm x 129mm£9.99 £7.99You save £2.00 (20%)
EPUB, 96 pages ISBN: 9781780013350Publication Date:
23 Jun 2016
£9.99 £7.99You save £2.00 (20%)
First Staged:
Sydney, 1996; Hampstead Theatre, London, 2000

Speaking in Tongues

By Andrew Bovell

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A powerful study of infidelity and interwoven lives, filmed as the award-winning Lantana.

A woman disappears. Four marriages become entangled in a web of love, deceit, sex and death. Who will survive?

Nine parallel lives – interlocked by four infidelities, one missing person and a mysterious stiletto – are woven through a fragmented series of confessionals and interrogations that gradually reveal a darker side of human nature.

Podcast: playwright Andrew Bowell discusses Speaking in Tongues in Currency Press's Not in Print podcast series.

Press Quotes

'Bovell explores love, marriage, strangeness, intimacy, trust, betrayal, obsession, self-punishment and detachment with generous emotional intelligence'

Observer

'Clever, provocative, elliptically resonant'

New York Times

Cast: 2-4f 2-5m

Staging:Multiple locations (can be simply staged)

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

Paperback, 96 pages ISBN: 9781848420748Publication Date:
17 Sep 2009
Size: 198mm x 129mm£9.99 £7.99You save £2.00 (20%)
EPUB, 96 pages ISBN: 9781780013350Publication Date:
23 Jun 2016
£9.99 £7.99You save £2.00 (20%)

Also by Andrew Bovell:

The Secret River (stage version)
Things I Know To Be True
When the Rain Stops Falling

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