The Servant of Two Masters

Cast: 4f 6m plus extras

Staging: Can be simply staged

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

Series: Drama Classics
Imprint: Nick Hern Books
Paperback, 160 pages ISBN: 9781848421936Publication Date:
26 Jan 2012
Size: 160mm x 105mm£4.99 £3.99You save £1.00 (20%)
EPUB, 160 pages ISBN: 9781780015279Publication Date:
12 Jan 2015
£4.99 £3.99You save £1.00 (20%)
First Staged:
1745

The Servant of Two Masters

By Carlo Goldoni Translated by Stephen Mulrine

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A classic Italian comedy that remains blisteringly hilarious and relevant, over two hundred and fifty years after it was written.

Disguising herself as her dead brother, Beatrice travels to Venice to find Florindo, the man responsible for his death. However, her servant, Truffaldino, enters into the pay of Florindo, and struggles to keep his two lives and masters separate.

Carlo Goldoni's play The Servant of Two Masters (Il servitore di due padroni) was written in the 1740s, though later revised by its author. It draws on the tradition of Italian commedia dell'arte.

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

Cast: 4f 6m plus extras

Staging:Can be simply staged

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

Series: Drama Classics
Imprint: Nick Hern Books
Paperback, 160 pages ISBN: 9781848421936Publication Date:
26 Jan 2012
Size: 160mm x 105mm£4.99 £3.99You save £1.00 (20%)
EPUB, 160 pages ISBN: 9781780015279Publication Date:
12 Jan 2015
£4.99 £3.99You save £1.00 (20%)

Also by Stephen Mulrine:

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

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