A collection of dramatic scripts by John Cairney interpreting the life and works of Robert Burns, this personal exploration of Burns' life and work builds a fuller picture of one of Scotland's most important cultural icons.
Features three plays: "The Paradise Play" - presents the expulsion of Adam and Eve from Paradise, but with the promise of salvation through Christ; "The Shepherds Play" - portrays the birth of Jesus in a stable; and "The Kings Play" - depicts the visit of three wise Kings to the birthplace of the 'King of Humanity'.
The play Julius Caesar explores explores the themes of fear, turmoil, betrayal, and the importance of ideas before friendship, and reason versus emotion. This new edition includes the complete text with explanatory notes, Shakespeare's language, and themes, and also explores typical exam themes and questions.
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