Carthaginians

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DOI: 10.5040/9780571284252.00000029
Scenes: 7. Roles: Male (4) , Female (3) , Neutral (0)

A dramatic and poetic meditation on the history and present plight of Derry. McGuinness develops the non-naturalistic techniques of his celebrated Observe the Sons of Ulster Marching Towards the Somme, to produce a testament that is elegiac, angry, ironic and profound.

Carthaginians was first performed at the Peacock Theatre, Dublin, in September 1988.

From Frank McGuinness Plays 1

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Faber and Faber

Frank McGuinness

ISBN: 9780571177400

Series: Faber Drama

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