The House of Bernarda Alba
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
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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
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:

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

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Also by Rona Munro:

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

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