Thyestes
Paperback, 58 pages ISBN: 9781854596505Publication Date:
2 Jan 1995
Size: 198mm x 130mm£9.99 £7.99You save £2.00 (20%)
EPUB, 58 pages ISBN: 9781780013626Publication Date:
20 Oct 2014
£9.99 £7.99You save £2.00 (20%)
First Staged:
Royal Court Theatre, London, 1994

Thyestes

By Seneca Translated by Caryl Churchill

Paperback £9.99£7.99

EPUB £9.99£7.99

A violent tragedy by a contemporary of Nero, in a faithful and uncut translation by one of our leading dramatists.

Atreus, Agamemnon's father, takes revenge on his brother Thyestes by murdering Thyestes's sons and serving their flesh up for their father's dinner.

Thyestes is also published in Caryl Churchill Plays: Three

Press Quotes

'a bleakly eloquent new translation... leaves you deeply impressed'

Sunday Times

'It is a sign of Ms Churchill's success that, without rubbing in any parallels, her version constantly prompts thoughts... of the ethics of revenge, of the latest reports from Rwanda, of what has happened in its time on all five continents'

Sunday Telegraph

'The effect is cold-bloodedly illuminating'

Independent on Sunday
Paperback, 58 pages ISBN: 9781854596505Publication Date:
2 Jan 1995
Size: 198mm x 130mm£9.99 £7.99You save £2.00 (20%)
EPUB, 58 pages ISBN: 9781780013626Publication Date:
20 Oct 2014
£9.99 £7.99You save £2.00 (20%)

Also by Caryl Churchill:

Pigs and Dogs
Caryl Churchill Plays: Four
A Dream Play
Ding Dong the Wicked
The Hospital at the Time of the Revolution
This is a Chair
Schreber's Nervous Illness
A Number (2015 edition)
Here We Go
A Number
Abortive
Blue Heart
The Skriker
Hotel
The After-Dinner Joke
Far Away
Caryl Churchill Plays: Three
Seven Jewish Children
Icecream
Escaped Alone
Caryl Churchill: Shorts
Three More Sleepless Nights
Bliss
Love and Information
Hot Fudge
Lives of the Great Poisoners
Cloud Nine
Drunk Enough To Say I Love You?
Mad Forest
Traps
The Judge's Wife
Light Shining in Buckinghamshire
Not Not Not Not Not Enough Oxygen
A Mouthful of Birds
Lovesick
Seagulls

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