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    Thebans

    £9.99
    The ancient stories of the Kingdom of Thebes, with a Scottish inflection: of Oedipus the King, abandoned as a baby, who inadvertently kills his father and marries his mother, and of Antigone, who dies rather than obey Oedipus' successor, King Creon, and leaves her brother's corpse unburied.
    ISBN: 9781854597571
    AuthorLiz Lochhead
    Pub Date13/08/2003
    BindingPaperback
    Pages96
    Availability: Out of stock, available to order

    Following her award-winning Medea, Liz Lochhead has revisited the Greek classics and retold the stories of Oedipus and Antigone in a dazzling new Scots-inflected version of the Thebans. Lochhead is a poet, playwright, performer and broadcaster. Her plays include Perfect Days and new version of Moliere's Le Misanthrope and Tartuffe.

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    Following her award-winning Medea, Liz Lochhead has revisited the Greek classics and retold the stories of Oedipus and Antigone in a dazzling new Scots-inflected version of the Thebans. Lochhead is a poet, playwright, performer and broadcaster. Her plays include Perfect Days and new version of Moliere's Le Misanthrope and Tartuffe.