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Therese Raquin, by Emile Zola, translated by Andrew Rothwell

As regular readers know, I’m working my way through Zola’s Rougon-Maquart cycle in the recommended reading order, so The Sin of Father Mouret should be my next Zola However, I’m waiting on… 770 more words

Émile Zola

Therese Raquin, by Emile Zola, translated by Andrew Rothwell

 As regular readers know, I’m working my way through Zola’s Rougon-Maquart cycle in the recommended reading order, so The Sin of Father Mouret  should be my next Zola  However,  I’m waiting on… 789 more words

Reviews

The Age 18-08-14: Director Gary Abrahams' fascination with guilt moves him to stage Therese Raquin by Cameron Woodhead

Playwright Declan Greene once remarked that Gary Abrahams was probably the most radical theatre director in Melbourne: fearless about making unfashionable work and daring, at a moment when pronouncements were being made about the death of “literary theatre”, to believe in the power of text on stage. 244 more words

The Age

Zola Scriptura, or why the text knows best: A review of Thérèse Raquin

          

Helen Edmundson’s brand new adaptation of Thérèse Raquin is very ostentatiously a child of Zola’s, from the stifling parlour room conversation to the screams of animal passion that run through the production. 897 more words

Thérèse Raquin

Thérèse Raquin, the classic 1860s novel by Emile Zola, has been adapted into a musical by Nona Shepphard, with impressive results. Performed in the intimate Park Theatre, it is a study in guilt, showing the power and consequences of lust. 104 more words

Theatre

Thérèse Raquin review

Review of the Bath Theatre Royal production of Emile Zola’s Therese Raquin, adapted by Helen Edmundson, and starring Pippa Nixon and Alison Steadman. See link.

Jonathan Munby

Therese Raquin

Some classics are not meant to be a fairy tale. They tend to be true to life, describing the wave of a society and the mold of its people, the social problems, the discourse, and the ugly truth. 832 more words

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