Tess of the d'Urbervilles
ISBN: 0573019452
EAN13: 9780573019456
Language: English
Pages: 94
Format: Paperback

Tess of the d'Urbervilles

Book Overview
All the tragic majesty of Thomas Hardy's celebrated novel is captured in this arresting and theatrically exciting adaptation, narrated by a masked Chorus in the style of Greek tragedy (Hardy's favoured form of theatre) and using songs to counterpoint and underline the action. Michael Fry's adaptation provides a clear and thrilling experience and an enlightening and fascinating re-evaluation of a familiar text.Large flexible cast