Albert Camus's classic masterpieceSat Oct 12th 2019 to Sun Oct 20th 2019
Malta, Manoel Theatre, Malta, Valletta City https://www.myguidemalta.com/events/caligula BOOK NOW
Do not miss one of this season's major drama productions
Albert Camus's classic masterpiece
in a new translation by David Greig
based on a literal translation by Chris Campbell
Directed by Sean Buhagiar
12 • 13 • 17 • 18 • 19 • 20 October 2019
Albert Camus (1913–1960), French novelist, playwright and essayist, was born at Mondovi, Algeria, taught for a time and then became a journalist. He won the Nobel Prize for Literature in 1957. His novels include L’Étranger, La Peste, Le Premier homme and La Chute. L’Exil et le royaume is a collection of his short stories. His plays include Caligula, Le Malentendu, L’État de siège and Les Justes. His essays include Le Mythe de Sisyphe, Noces, L’Été, Lettres à un ami allemande and L’Homme révolté. Camus was killed in a car crash near Paris.
David Greig was born in Edinburgh. His plays include: Europe, The Architect, The Speculator, The Cosmonaut’s Last Message to the Woman He Once Loved in the Former Soviet Union, Victoria and Outlying Islands. His work with Suspect Culture includes: One Way Street, Airport, Timeless, Mainstream and Casanova. His work for children and young people includes: Danny 306+Me Forever and Dr Korczak’s Example.
Performed in English.