A shiny red tricycle, a desperate love affair, Elvis, visions of the Devil and a thousand peas - all these merge in this new adaptation of Buchner's classic masterpiece about a poor soldier driven mad by a brutal, unjust society. Originally staged at the Gate Theatre, London, this version of "Woyzeck" opens at St Ann's Warehouse, New York in November 2006.
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(210mm x 130mm x 5mm)
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Author Biography - Georg Buchner
Georg Buchner was born in 1813. He studied medicine, campaigned for social change and wrote two plays Danton's Death and Leone and Lena, before starting work on Woyzeck . The play, based on a real criminal case, was unfinished when Buchner died of typhus aged twenty-three.