Tartuffe

Cast: 4f 5m

Staging: Single interior set

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

Published in volume Miseryguts & Tartuffe
First Staged:
Lyceum Theatre, Edinburgh, 1986

Tartuffe

By Molière Adapted by Liz Lochhead
Published in volume Miseryguts & Tartuffe

A rollicking Scots version of Molière's comic masterpiece Tartuffe.

Translated into an energetic Scots, Lochhead brings out Molière's mix of political satire and black comedy as the religious hypocrite, Tartuffe, worms his way into Orgon's household.

Liz Lochhead's version of Tartuffe was first performed in January 1986 at the Royal Lyceum Theatre, Edinburgh.

Press Quotes

'A complete theatrical winner, a brilliant blend of traditional lowland Scots, contemporary Glasgow patter and lethally sophisticated female wit'

Guardian

Cast: 4f 5m

Staging:Single interior set

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

Published in volume Miseryguts & Tartuffe

Also by Molière:

The Hypochondriac
Scapino
The Miser
Tartuffe (Drama Classics)
The Learned Ladies
Miseryguts
Don Juan
The Misanthrope

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Also by Liz Lochhead:

Perfect Days
Educating Agnes
Good Things
Quelques Fleurs
Mary Queen of Scots Got Her Head Chopped Off
Dracula (stage version)
Thon Man Molière
Blood and Ice
Medea (Theatre Babel version)
Liz Lochhead: Five Plays
Thebans
Miseryguts & Tartuffe
Cuba
Miseryguts

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