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The Marriage of Figaro
Series: Drama Classics
Imprint: Nick Hern Books
Paperback, 148 pages ISBN: 9781854594921Publication Date:
28 Sep 2001
Size: 159mm x 106mm£4.99 £3.99You save £1.00 (20%)
First Staged:
Théâtre Français, Paris, 1784

The Marriage of Figaro

By Pierre Beaumarchais Translated by Stephen Mulrine

Paperback £4.99£3.99

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A classic five-act French comedy by Beaumarchais, the source for Mozart's famous opera of the same name.

Figaro, valet to Count Almaviva, is engaged to marry Suzanne, the Countess's maid. However, as their wedding approaches, Figaro discovers that his master intends to take advantage of Suzanne on their wedding night. Figaro conspires with Suzanne and the Countess to thwart the Count's schemes.

Pierre Beaumarchais's play La Folle Journée, ou Le Mariage de Figaro (The Mad Day, or The Marriage of Figaro) was written as a sequel to his earlier hit play, The Barber of Seville, and was first performed to the public at the Théâtre Français in Paris in April 1784.

This English version by Stephen Mulrine is published in the Nick Hern Books Drama Classics series.

Series: Drama Classics
Imprint: Nick Hern Books
Paperback,148 pages ISBN: 9781854594921Publication Date:
28 Sep 2001
Size: 159mm x 106mm£4.99 £3.99You save £1.00 (20%)

Also by Stephen Mulrine:

The Cherry Orchard
An Enemy of the People
Three Sisters
The Government Inspector
The Game Of Love And Chance
The Seagull
John Gabriel Borkman
The Servant of Two Masters
Six Characters in Search of an Author
The Proposal
Uncle Vanya
The Misanthrope
On the Evils of Tobacco
Children of the Sun
A Tragic Figure
Chekhov on Theatre
The Wild Duck
The Wedding
Ibsen: Three Plays
The Dance of Death
Cinzano & Smirnova's Birthday
The Bear
Chekhov: Four Plays
Chekhov: Shorts

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