The House of Bernarda Alba

Cast: 9f

Staging: Flexible staging

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

Paperback, 64 pages ISBN: 9781854594594Publication Date:
26 Nov 1999
Size: 200mm x 130mm£10.99 £8.79You save £2.20 (20%)
EPUB, 64 pages ISBN: 9781788501446Publication Date:
24 Oct 2019
£10.99 £8.79You save £2.20 (20%)
First Staged:
Salisbury Playhouse, Shared Experience, 1999

The House of Bernarda Alba

By Federico García Lorca Translated by Rona Munro

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García Lorca's drama about the shattering effects of emotional repression on a family of cloistered daughters, in a version by playwright Rona Munro for the critically acclaimed Shared Experience Theatre Company.

When Bernarda's husband dies, she locks all the doors and windows. She tells her grown-up daughers to sew and be silent. 'There are eight years of mourning ahead of us. While it lasts not even the wind will get into this house.' But locks can't hold back the growing tide of desire...

Rona Munro's version of The House of Bernarda Alba was first staged by Shared Experience Theatre Company at Salisbury Playhouse in March 1999 before a UK tour.

Press Quotes

'Rona Munro's new translation is vigorous and direct'

Sunday Telegraph

Cast: 9f

Staging:Flexible staging

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

Paperback, 64 pages ISBN: 9781854594594Publication Date:
26 Nov 1999
Size: 200mm x 130mm£10.99 £8.79You save £2.20 (20%)
EPUB, 64 pages ISBN: 9781788501446Publication Date:
24 Oct 2019
£10.99 £8.79You save £2.20 (20%)

Also by Federico García Lorca:

Blood Wedding
Blood Wedding (Drama Classic)
Yerma
Lorca: Three Plays
The House of Bernarda Alba (Drama Classics)
Blood Wedding & Yerma

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Also by Rona Munro:

Mary Barton (stage version)
Bold Girls
James II: Day of the Innocents
Pandas
Saturday at the Commodore
The Last Witch
Fugue
Iron
Captain Corelli's Mandolin (stage version)
Scuttlers
Your Turn to Clean the Stair & Fugue
Mary Shelley's Frankenstein (stage version)
Little Eagles
The Basement Flat
The Indian Boy
James III: The True Mirror
The Maiden Stone
James I: The Key Will Keep the Lock
The Astronaut's Chair
Long Time Dead
Strawberries in January
The James Plays
Gilt
Your Turn to Clean the Stair

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