The Marriage of Figaro

Cast: 4f 10m, plus extras

Staging: Various interior sets

Amateur rights performance fee: £54 per performance (plus VAT where applicable)

Series: Drama Classics
Imprint: Nick Hern Books
Paperback, 148 pages ISBN: 9781854594921Publication Date:
28 Sep 2001
Size: 159mm x 106mm£4.99 £3.99You save £1.00 (20%)
First Staged:
Théâtre Français, Paris, 1784

The Marriage of Figaro

By Pierre Beaumarchais Translated by Stephen Mulrine

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A classic five-act French comedy by Beaumarchais, the source for Mozart's famous opera of the same name.

Figaro, valet to Count Almaviva, is engaged to marry Suzanne, the Countess's maid. However, as their wedding approaches, Figaro discovers that his master intends to take advantage of Suzanne on their wedding night. Figaro conspires with Suzanne and the Countess to thwart the Count's schemes.

Pierre Beaumarchais's play La Folle Journée, ou Le Mariage de Figaro (The Mad Day, or The Marriage of Figaro) was written as a sequel to his earlier hit play, The Barber of Seville, and was first performed to the public at the Théâtre Français in Paris in April 1784.

This English version by Stephen Mulrine is published in the Nick Hern Books Drama Classics series.

Cast: 4f 10m, plus extras

Staging:Various interior sets

Amateur rights performance fee: £54 per performance (plus VAT where applicable)

Series: Drama Classics
Imprint: Nick Hern Books
Paperback, 148 pages ISBN: 9781854594921Publication Date:
28 Sep 2001
Size: 159mm x 106mm£4.99 £3.99You save £1.00 (20%)

Also by Stephen Mulrine:

The Government Inspector
John Gabriel Borkman
The Seagull (Drama Classics)
Chekhov: Four Plays
Children of the Sun
Six Characters in Search of an Author (Drama Classics)
The Game Of Love And Chance
Ivanov
An Enemy of the People
Chekhov on Theatre
The Servant of Two Masters
The Wild Duck
Ghosts
Chekhov: Shorts
Cinzano & Smirnova's Birthday
Uncle Vanya (Drama Classics)
Swansong
The Cherry Orchard
Three Sisters (Drama Classics)
Ibsen: Three Plays
The Dance of Death
The Misanthrope
The Bear
Summerfolk
The Wedding
The Proposal
A Tragic Figure
On the Evils of Tobacco

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