Page extent: 50
ISBN: 9781849430616
Binding: PaperBack


Nick Payne, Sophocles

PaperBack (07 Apr 2011)

When a young Electra’s father is murdered by her mother, her world changes irrevocably. Ten years on, bound by grief and unwilling to forgive, Electra surrenders to an all-consuming desire for revenge that propels her towards a bloody and terrifying conclusion. This is a haunting new version by Nick Payne of Sophocles’ tragic masterpiece, Electra.

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ISBN13 9781849430616
Binding PaperBack
Page Extent 50


“Nick Payne’s urgent new version of Sophocles' Electra is another in a long line of boundary breaking offerings…. Payne [is] one of our brightest new playwrights… Electra-fying" - The Evening Standard

“Poised and punchy” – The Arts Desk