A Month in the Country (Friel)

by  Brian Friel, Ivan Turgenev

Full Length Play, Drama  /  7m, 5f

In the introduction, Brian Friel identifies the novelty of Turgenev's drama "where psychological and poetic elements create a theatre of moods and where the action resides in internal emotion and secret turmoil". His lively, comic play describes the …

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A Month in the Country (Friel)

by  Brian Friel Ivan Turgenev

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    7m, 5f
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    • Adult
    • Senior

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In the introduction, Brian Friel identifies the novelty of Turgenev's drama "where psychological and poetic elements create a theatre of moods and where the action resides in internal emotion and secret turmoil". His lively, comic play describes the course of a passionately eventful summer month in which Natalya, luminous, anguished and possessed by love, is left to recover a measure of happiness after her turbulent disquiet.
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Love

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  • Caution Mild Adult Mild Adult Themes

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  • Time Period: 19th Century
  • Setting: A drawing-room, a garden

Casting

7m, 5f
M7 (21, 30s, 40s, 57) F5 (17, 20s, 37, 58)
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Brian Friel

Brian Friel (1929-2015) largely considered modern Ireland's leading playwright, was born to a schoolmaster and a postmistress. After working as a teacher in Derry for ten years, he married Anne Morrison and moved to Donegal to begin writing in earnest. His first significant theatrical success was Philadelphia, Here I C ...

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Ivan Turgenev

Ivan Turgenev

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