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

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Also by Liz Lochhead:

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

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