Blasted (Methuen Drama Modern Plays) (Paperback)

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In 1995 Sarah Kane's first full-length play Blasted opened. It became the cause celebre of the theatrical year, making front-page headlines and outraging critics with its depiction of rape, torture and violence in civil war.

"sheer unadulterated brutalism" Evening Standard

About the Author

Sarah Kane studied at Bristol and Birmingham universities. Recognised as a highly influential new vo ice in European theatre, her work was championed by the Royal Court. She died in February 1999, aged 28.

Praise For…

"I do not think I've yet seen a play that can beat Sarah Kane's sustained onslaught on the sensibilities for sheer unadulterated brutalism."—Evening Standard

Product Details
ISBN: 9780413766205
ISBN-10: 0413766209
Publisher: Methuen Publishing
Publication Date: March 29th, 2001
Pages: 61
Language: English
Series: Methuen Drama Modern Plays