Hysteria

by  Terry Johnson

Full Length Play, Dramatic Comedy  /  3m, 1f

"One of the most brilliantly entertaining new plays I have seen in years: wild, weird and funny, serious, compassionate and shocking, blasphemous and reverential, intellectual and frivolous, a factual fantasy, a demented farce, a black nightmare." - Sunday Times

"A brilliant play ... sheer theatrical audacity incorporates authentic pain into a farcical framework." - Guardian

First produced at the Royal Court Theatre, London, in 1993, Hysteria was staged in this revised version at the Duke of York's Theatre, Londo…

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First produced at the Royal Court Theatre, London, in 1993, Hysteria was staged in this revised version at the Duke of York's Theatre, London, in 1995.
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"One of the most brilliantly entertaining new plays I have seen in years: wild, weird and funny, serious, compassionate and shocking, blasphemous and reverential, intellectual and frivolous, a factual fantasy, a demented farce, a black nightmare." -

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  • Time Period: 1930s
  • Setting: A room
  • Features / Contains: Period Costumes

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3m, 1f
M3 (60s, old)
F1 (20s-30s)
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