The President of an Empty Room
Paperback, 80 pages ISBN: 9781854598981Publication Date:
7 Jul 2005
Size: 200mm x 130mm£8.99 £7.19You save £1.80 (20%)
First Staged:
National Theatre, London, 2005

The President of an Empty Room

By Steven Knight

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Voodoo, heroin and tobacco in a Cuban cigar factory, from the award-winning screenwriter of Dirty Pretty Things.

Amid the vibrant, spirited community of a Cuban cigar factory, the senior roller proclaims a democracy and work goes to hell. There's Flamenco dancing, bursts of opera, quarrels, reconciliations, revelations and a bungled sexual encounter; but Miguel has lost his sweetheart to America, there's a storm in Havana, and tobacco is the last thing on his mind.

Steven Knight's play The President of an Empty Room was first staged at the National Theatre, London, in 2005.

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'Natural, humorous and vibrant'

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Paperback, 80 pages ISBN: 9781854598981Publication Date:
7 Jul 2005
Size: 200mm x 130mm£8.99 £7.19You save £1.80 (20%)
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