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Tartuffe
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

Also by Molière:

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

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Also by Liz Lochhead:

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

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