Download PDF by Torben Betts: Betts: Plays Two: "Incarceration", "Five Visions of the

By Torben Betts

ISBN-10: 1840022000

ISBN-13: 9781840022001

contains the performs Incarcerator, 5 Visions of the trustworthy, Silence and Violence, The final Days of hope, The Biggleswades.

With an creation through David Pownall, and an essay by way of Peter Craze

A quantity of language-rich, theatrically-ambitious tragedies. Betts’ highly renowned verse drama Incarcerator (White undergo and BAC) was once a trip Critics' selection, whereas his 5 Visions of the devoted (White Bear), is a chain of uncompromising narratives exploring freedom, religion, demise and wish. In Silence and Violence the spouse of a warfare hero seduces a much-reviled sculptor as Betts examines the artist’s quest for self-expression in a Philistine nation. Betts’ first radio play, The final Days of wish, was once commissioned by means of the BBC.

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