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

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Also by Liz Lochhead:

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

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