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

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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:

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