The Bloody Chamber (Oberon Modern Plays) (Paperback)

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By Angela Carter, Byrony Lavery (Adapted by)
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Description


Bryony Lavery's new stage adaptation of Angela Carter's story.

When a 17 year old virgin marries a mature and charismatic Marquis it seems like a fairy tale. But when the Marquis is called away on their wedding night, leaving her only her only his keys and a single instruction, her curiosity leads her to uncover a dark secret.

"All is yours, everywhere is open to you, except the lock that the single key fits. You must promise, if you love me, to leave it well alone."

About the Author


Byrony Laveny has been hailed as "one of the UK's most important playwrights" by the Observer. Her other erecent plays include Frozen and adaptations of The Magic Toyshop and Behind the Scenes at the Museum. Her adaptation of the Finnish play Cherished Disappointments in Loce is also published by Oberon Books amd available from TCG.


Product Details
ISBN: 9781840028874
ISBN-10: 1840028874
Publisher: Oberon Books
Publication Date: September 1st, 2009
Pages: 96
Language: English
Series: Oberon Modern Plays