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The House of Bernarda Alba
Paperback, 64 pages ISBN: 9781854594594Publication Date:
26 Nov 1999
Size: 200mm x 130mm£12.99 £10.39You save £2.60 (20%)
Ebook, 64 pages ISBN: 9781788501446Publication Date:
24 Oct 2019
£12.99 £10.39You save £2.60 (20%)
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£12.99 £10.39You save £2.60 (20%)
Ebook,64 pages ISBN: 9781788501446Publication Date:
24 Oct 2019
£12.99 £10.39You save £2.60 (20%)

Also by Federico García Lorca:

Lorca: Three Plays
Yerma
The House of Bernarda Alba
Blood Wedding
Blood Wedding & Yerma
Blood Wedding

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Also by Rona Munro:

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

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