Bedlam (Oberon Modern Plays) by Nell Leyshon

By Nell Leyshon

Set within the infamous 18th Century lunatic asylum that offers the play its identify, Bedlam is the tale of the way a merciless and strange establishment starts off to fall apart, after the coming of an unassuming state girl.

Nell Leyshon’s new play is an anarchic story of insanity and sanity, authority and incarceration and the arbitrary traces that separate them.
Full of violence, romance and reverie, Bedlam made heritage in September 2010 whilst it turned the 1st ever construction by means of a feminine author to be staged at Shakespeare’s Globe Theatre.

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