Loading
Loading

Results

Sort By:  1-10 of 29 (3 pages)
Results per page:
         

Ghosts

Translated by

Frank McGuinness

~playauthor~Written by~ Henrik Ibsen , Frank McGuinness ~playauthor~Translated by~ Frank McGuinness

Faber and Faber, 2010

Faber Drama

Playtext

Acts: 3, Roles: Total (5), Female (2), Male (3), Unassigned (0)

6

Image
Summary
... son Oswald has returned from Paris to honour the occasion. But his long awaited homecoming rapidly descends into tragedy as his presence triggers the exposure of a dark story of hypocrisy and betrayed love. Henrik Ibsen’s Ghosts, in this vital new version by Frank McGuinness, premiered at the Duchess Theatre, London, in February 2010....

Helen

Written by

Euripides

and

Frank McGuinness

Translated by

Frank McGuinness

~playauthor~Written by~ Euripides , Frank McGuinness ~playauthor~Translated by~ Frank McGuinness

Faber and Faber, 2009

Faber Drama

Playtext

Roles: Total (11), Female (4), Male (7), Unassigned (0)

6

Image
Summary
... lingering outside the royal palace. But if this is the real Helen, who was the beautiful woman stolen by Paris, for whom all Greece took up arms? Did Troy fall for nothing? Has it all been some god's idea of a joke? Frank McGuinness's version of Euripides' Helen premiered at Shakespeare's Globe, London, in August, 2009....

The Lady from the Sea

Translated by

Frank McGuinness

~playauthor~Written by~ Henrik Ibsen , Frank McGuinness ~playauthor~Translated by~ Frank McGuinness

Faber and Faber, 2008

Faber Drama

Playtext

Acts: 5, Roles: Total (8), Female (3), Male (5), Unassigned (0)

6

Image
Summary
... the past and a desire for freedom that could destroy her. Frank McGuinness's version of Henrik Ibsen's The Lady from the Sea premiered at the Arcola Theatre, London, in April 2008....

John Gabriel Borkman

Translated by

Frank McGuinness

~playauthor~Written by~ Henrik Ibsen , Frank McGuinness ~playauthor~Translated by~ Frank McGuinness

Faber and Faber, 2010

Faber Drama

Playtext

Acts: 4, Roles: Total (8), Female (5), Male (3), Unassigned (0)

6

Image
Summary
... is shattered once and for all. Frank McGuinness's new version of Henrik Ibsen's John Gabriel Borkman premiered at the Abbey Theatre in September 2010 as part of the Ulster Bank Dublin Theatre Festival....

Miss Julie

Translated by

Frank McGuinness

~playauthor~Written by~ Frank McGuinness , August Strindberg , Frank McGuinness ~playauthor~Translated by~ Frank McGuinness

Faber and Faber, 2003

Faber Drama

Playtext

Roles: Total (3), Female (2), Male (1), Unassigned (0)

8

Image
Summary
... father’s manservant. But it’s a dangerous game and once she has been seduced by him he holds the upper hand. Miss Julie, Strindberg’s mighty play on power, sex and class is presented here in a coruscating version by Frank McGuinness....

The Stronger

Translated by

Frank McGuinness

~playauthor~Written by~ Frank McGuinness , August Strindberg , Frank McGuinness ~playauthor~Translated by~ Frank McGuinness

Faber and Faber, 2003

Faber Drama

Playtext

Roles: Total (3), Female (2), Male (1), Unassigned (0)

6

Image

The Caucasian Chalk Circle

Translated by

Frank McGuinness

~playauthor~Written by~ Bertolt Brecht , Frank McGuinness ~playauthor~Translated by~ Frank McGuinness

Methuen Drama, 2007

Modern Plays

Playtext

Scenes: 6, Roles: Total (84), Female (24), Male (57), Unassigned (3)

6

Image
Summary
... Minnesota in Eric and Maja Bentley’s translation, and has since become one of his most popular works. A morality masterpiece, the play powerfully demonstrates Brecht's pioneering theatrical techniques. This version by Frank McGuinness was published to coincide with the National Theatre's production which toured the UK in 2007....

Electra

Written by

Sophocles

and

Frank McGuinness

Translated by

Frank McGuinness

~playauthor~Written by~ Sophocles , Frank McGuinness ~playauthor~Translated by~ Frank McGuinness

Faber and Faber, 2014

Faber Drama

Playtext

Roles: Total (7), Female (4), Male (3), Unassigned (0)

6

Image
Summary
... conclusion. Frank McGuinness’s charged adaptation of Sophocles’ powerful tragedy was first performed at the Chichester Festival Theatre in 1997 and was revived at the Old Vic, London, in 2014....

Oedipus

Written by

Sophocles

and

Frank McGuinness

Translated by

Frank McGuinness

~playauthor~Written by~ Sophocles , Frank McGuinness ~playauthor~Translated by~ Frank McGuinness

Faber and Faber, 2008

Faber Drama

Playtext

Roles: Total (10), Female (1), Male (7), Unassigned (2)

6

Image
Summary
... You are who you are seeking to find. Frank McGuinness's version of Sophocles' Oedipus premiered at the National Theatre, London, in October 2008....

The Match Box  

Written by

Frank McGuinness

~playauthor~Written by~ Frank McGuinness

Faber and Faber, 2012

Faber Drama

Playtext

Scenes: 11, Roles: Total (1), Female (1), Male (0), Unassigned (0)

4

Image
Summary
...The ties that bind can never be broken. For Sal, they hang like a noose around her neck, just loose enough to keep a small but potent flame burning inside. A passionate story of love and hate, The Match Box by Frank McGuinness premiered at the Liverpool Playhouse in June 2012....