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 £8.80You save £2.19 (20%)

Also by Federico García Lorca:

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

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Also by Rona Munro:

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

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