ISBN 9789384052584,Six Characters in Search of an Author

Six Characters in Search of an Author



Bloomsbury Publishing

Publication Year 2014

ISBN 9789384052584

ISBN-10 9384052582

Paper Back

Number of Pages 192 Pages
Language (English)

Literature fiction

Six people arrive in a theatre during rehearsals for a play. But theyare not ordinary people. They are the characters of a play that has notyet been written. Trapped inside a traumatic event from which they longto escape, they desperately need a writer to complete their story andrelease them. Intrigued by their situation, the director invites themto act out the key events of their lives ...Pirandello's best-known play and oneof the most extraordinary and mysterious plays of the 20th century, SixCharacters speaks directly to an age of uncertainty: where do we comefrom, where are we going, how do we become what we want to be