Women, Power and Politics Now

by Rebecca Lenkewiecz, Marie Jones, Moira Buffini

Women, Power and Politics Now Synopsis

Presented over two evenings - and in two corresponding volumes - the plays range from Commissioned and premiered by the cutting- edge Tricycle Theatre these fascinating plays cover a period of English history from Tudor times to the present day, looking at how much power women have ever really had - This first volume includes Rebecca Lenkiewicz The Lioness. Elizabeth I and marriage. Marie Jones The Milliner and the Weaver. Suffragettes in Ireland. Moira Buffini Handbagged. Thatcher meets the Queen. Lucy Kirkwood Bloody Wimmin. Greenham Common and all that.

Women, Power and Politics Now Press Reviews

a terrific achievement and crucial, frightening viewing, for both sexes-- London Evening Standard the demands of compressed dramaturgy... have liberated these writers into genuinely experimental formats. It's incredibly refreshing --Michael Coveney, Whatsonstage.com

Book Information

ISBN: 9781848421165
Publication date: 3rd June 2010
Author: Rebecca Lenkewiecz, Marie Jones, Moira Buffini
Publisher: Nick Hern Books
Format: Paperback
Pagination: 160 pages
Categories: Plays, playscripts,

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