Page extent: 96
ISBN: 9781783190478
Binding: PaperBack

The Ritual Slaughter of Gorge Mastromas

Dennis Kelly


If you could lie without flinching, corrupt without caring and succeed at all costs – how far could you go…how much could you make?

From the early promise of the '70s through to unrelenting capitalism of the '80s and '90s, follow George on the journey from innocence to savage greed and knotted honesty, as he invents three golden rule for success, whatever the cost.

An electrifying dark tale, this new play from award-winning writer Dennis Kelly marks his Royal Court debut.

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ISBN13 9781783190478
Binding PaperBack
Page Extent 96


a twisted, darkly witty morality fable about the evils of rampant, greed-is-good capitalism.’ The Independent

There’s a wry confidence in the writing....[An] experimental and sprawling epic, but also a satire on the greed-is-good society.’ The Arts Desk

“Dennis Kelly's piece is a mix of Faustian morality play and updated Peer Gynt… enjoyable… has the elemental force of a medieval wheel-of-fortune drama.” – Guardian

“an epic morality play … The play’s form is beguiling…. With its mixture of hilarity and leftfield insights, this is an extraordinary, strenuous and haunting evening.” – The Stage