Paperback, 96 pages ISBN: 9781848424401Publication Date:
28 Aug 2014
Size: 198mm x 129mm£10.99 £8.79You save £2.20 (20%)
First Staged:
Royal & Derngate, Northampton, 2014

Regeneration (stage version)

By Pat Barker Adapted by Nicholas Wright

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A powerful anthem for the youth of World War One that offers a compassionate look at war and its devastating effects. Adapted from Pat Barker's Booker Prize-nominated novel.

Craiglockhart War Hospital, Scotland 1917. Poet and soldier Siegfried Sassoon has been institutionalised in an attempt to undermine his public disapproval of the war. His Army Psychiatrist, Dr William Rivers, has been tasked with returning shell-shocked officers to the trenches, yet under Sassoon's influence, has become tormented by the morality of what is being done in the name of medicine.

Produced to mark the centenary of the outbreak of WWI, Nicholas Wright's stage adaptation of Regeneration opened at the Royal & Derngate, Northampton, in August 2014, before embarking on a national tour co-produced by Touring Consortium.

Press Quotes

'[A] superb stage version of a work of genius... gutting and unmissable'


'Shocking, tender and grimly funny... gently breaks your heart'

The Times

'Deeply moving... [a] humane and enriching play'

Paperback,96 pages ISBN: 9781848424401Publication Date:
28 Aug 2014
Size: 198mm x 129mm£10.99 £8.79You save £2.20 (20%)

Also by Nicholas Wright:

His Dark Materials
Mrs Klein
Rattigan's Nijinsky
8 Hotels
The Last of the Duchess
Vincent in Brixton
Nicholas Wright: Five Plays
Thérèse Raquin
Travelling Light
The Slaves of Solitude
Three Sisters
The Custom of the Country
John Gabriel Borkman
The Reporter
The Desert Air
One Fine Day

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