The Wonderful World of Dissocia (Paperback)

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By Anthony Neilson, Trish Reid (Introduction by)
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Description


Lisa Jones is on a journey. It's a colourful and exciting off-kilter trip in search of one lost hour that has tipped the balance of her life. The inhabitants of the wonderful world she finds herself in - Dissocia - are a curious blend of the funny, the friendly and the brutal.

Produced originally for the 2004 Edinburgh International Festival, The Wonderful World of Dissocia wowed critics and audiences alike. This Modern Classics edition cements the status of this hugely original play, both magical and moving, that confirmed Anthony Neilson as one of major voices in contemporary British Theatre.

As Neilson himself put it, 'If you like Alice in Wonderland but there's not enough sex and violence in it, then Dissocia is the show for you'.

This Modern Classic edition features an introduction by Dr Trish Reid.

About the Author


Anthony Neilson is a Scottish playwright and director. His breakthrough show Normal: The Dusseldorf Ripper was produced at the Edinburgh Theatre Festival in 1991. Other shows include The Wonderful World of Dissocia (2004), Realism (2006) and Orson Welles in the Land of the Peas (2010). He also took part in the Bush Theatre's Sixty Six in 2011.
Product Details
ISBN: 9781472509598
ISBN-10: 1472509595
Publisher: Methuen Publishing
Publication Date: July 16th, 2015
Pages: 120
Language: English
Series: Modern Classics