Thérèse Raquin (Zola/Wright)
Paperback, 96 pages ISBN: 9781854599582Publication Date:
12 Oct 2006
Size: 198mm x 132mm£9.99 £7.99You save £2.00 (20%)
First Staged:
National Theatre, London, 2006

Thérèse Raquin (Zola/Wright)

By Émile Zola Adapted by Nicholas Wright

Paperback £9.99£7.99

A gripping psychological thriller adapted for the stage by Émile Zola himself from his own notorious novel, in a version by Nicholas Wright.

Stifled by an oppressive mother-in-law and a sickly husband, Thérèse Raquin falls passionately for another man. Their feverish affair drives the lovers to an act of terrible desperation, which catapults them headlong into a world more claustrophobic than the one they sought to destroy.

This English version of Thérèse Raquin was first staged at the National Theatre, London, in 2006.

Press Quotes

'Nicholas Wright's outstandingly well-written and acute new version... unforgettable'

Observer

'A potent, dark group portrait of selfishness and obsession'

Independent on Sunday
Paperback, 96 pages ISBN: 9781854599582Publication Date:
12 Oct 2006
Size: 198mm x 132mm£9.99 £7.99You save £2.00 (20%)

Also by Émile Zola:

Thérèse Raquin (Zola/Edmundson)

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Also by Nicholas Wright:

His Dark Materials (stage version)
Rattigan's Nijinsky
Mrs Klein
John Gabriel Borkman
One Fine Day
The Slaves of Solitude (stage version)
The Reporter
Treetops
Travelling Light
Naked
Vincent in Brixton
8 Hotels
Three Sisters (Chekhov/Wright)
The Custom of the Country
Nicholas Wright: Five Plays
The Last of the Duchess
The Desert Air
Lulu
Cressida
Regeneration (stage version)

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