Liz Lochhead’s play Blood and Ice was first performed at the Traverse Theatre, Edinburgh, as part of the Edinburgh Fringe Festival in August It was later. Buy Blood and Ice (NHB Modern Plays) (Nick Hern Books) Revised by Liz Lochhead (ISBN: ) from Amazon’s Book Store. Everyday low prices. And so I wonder what she would have made of the poet Liz Lochhead’s febrile psychodrama, Blood and Ice, which in a conventional.

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I might have enjoyed watching an actual play more than reading it.

Lkz is now writing a play about a woman approaching 60 for the National Theatre of Scotland. Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. Simon Bolland rated it really liked it Dec 04, Feb 05, Laura rated it liked it Recommended to Laura by: Alan Henderson rated it liked it Mar vlood, Toggle navigation Play Finder.

Brianne Lochrie rated it liked it Sep 13, A house party on the shores of Lake Geneva. Aug 04, Pedro L.

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Unfortunately, the play disappointed me a bit. With Alex Hassell as an arrogant “bad” Byron, Phil Matthews as a flighty “mad” Percy and Susan Coyle as a deluded Claire, the production has as keen a grasp on the youthful sexual tensions and sparks as it does on Lochhead’s darker reflections on the nature of female creativity.


The Best Books of Joellelamb rated it it was amazing Nov 23, Mary creates one of the most celebrated Gothic novels of all time, but how did this monstrous horror flow from the pen of a year-old English woman? Mary’s contribution is to become one of the most celebrated Gothic novels of all time. His production brilliantly charts Mary’s journey from youthful zest to mature restraint, juxtaposing the heady period inwhen the Shelleys joined Lord Byron and his mistress Claire Clairemont on the shores of Lake Geneva, with the vision of an older, lonely Mary, defeated by life and let down by bood friends.


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Francesca rated it it was amazing Dec 09, One of the greatest horror stories of all time, in a stage adaptation that sticks closely to Mary Shelley’s original Even the most dissolute mother or father must accept responsibility for the act of lochhrad life. Be My Baby Amanda Whittington.

Magda rated it liked it Jun 23, She lives in Glasgow. Fran Lotti rated it liked it Sep 11, Lisa Icr rated it it was amazing Nov 13, Nick Hern Books uses cookies on this website. The use of lighting for this play would be what would make it work.


Check out the top books of the year on our page Best Books of Refresh abd try again. Kit rated it liked it Jan 23, As Liz Lochhead sees it, Mary Shelley was one parent who accepted that responsibility and was duly tormented by it. First staged in and revived several times since, Liz Lochhead tells the story of Frankenstein’s creation as if set in a ghostly nursery.

Or go to the cookie policy for more information and preferences. Jess Milner rated it liked it Mar 08, Using flashbacks and the rich poetic language for which she has become admired, Lochhead weaves a spider’s web of connections between Mary’s own tragic life and that of her literary monster.