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Mary Stuart
     

Mary Stuart

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by Peter Oswald (Translator), Friedrich Schiller
 

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Powerful psychological drama deals with political and spiritual conflict between Elizabeth I of England and Mary, Queen of Scots. The five-act play in blank verse takes place in the days before Mary's execution for treason, and focuses on the two royal antagonists' personal and political conflicts—Mary a loving idealist with an intuitive heart, Elizabeth a cold,

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Powerful psychological drama deals with political and spiritual conflict between Elizabeth I of England and Mary, Queen of Scots. The five-act play in blank verse takes place in the days before Mary's execution for treason, and focuses on the two royal antagonists' personal and political conflicts—Mary a loving idealist with an intuitive heart, Elizabeth a cold, calculating, power-hungry realist. Translated by Charles E. Passage.

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“Vibrant new version.” —The Guardian

“A lean new version by Mike Poulton, sets bare-knuckle rhetoric racing across the stage....It's brillantly undiplomatic, a disastrous triumph.” —The Times (of London) Online

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Vibrant new version.
The Times (of London) Online

A lean new version by Mike Poulton, sets bare-knuckle rhetoric racing across the stage....It's brillantly undiplomatic, a disastrous triumph.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781840025798
Publisher:
Theatre Communications Group
Publication date:
04/01/2006
Series:
Oberon Classics Series
Pages:
96
Product dimensions:
5.10(w) x 8.30(h) x 0.30(d)

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Friedrich von Schiller (b. 1759) was a German poet, philosopher, historian, and playwright.

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