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Pitcairn free pdf OCyIt is as if we find ourselves at the beginning of time...OCOItOCOs 1789. Ideas of revolution and democracy are in the air.In the South Pacific, Fletcher Christian overthrows Captain Bligh in the famous mutiny on The Bounty.With the shipOCOs crew and their Tahitian lovers and followers, Christian sails to the fertile and remote island of Pitcairn. But his dream of creating a society of equals is blown off course: by the greed and suspicions of the sailors, and by the TahitianOCOs adherence to their hierarchy and traditions.With salty humour and growing horror, and inspired by littleknown events, Richard Bean charts a colonyOCOs descent from a new Eden to a brutal dystopia."

About Richard Bean

Richard Bean is one of Britain's most exciting and prolific playwrights. Between 1989 and 1994 HE worked as a stand-up comedian and went on to be one of the writers and performers of the sketch show Control Group Six (BBC Radio), which was nominated for a Writers Guild Award. His first full length play, "Of Rats and Men" was staged at the Canal Cafe and went on to Edinburgh. He adapted it for radio for the BBC and it was nominated for a Sony Award. His breakthrough play "Toast" found critical acclaim at the Royal Court Theatre in 1999. He has also translated and adapted Moliere's "The Misanthrope." His recent play "One Man, Two Guvnors" premiered at The National Theatre in May 2011, to a string of five star reviews, before transferring to the West End and Broadway. "One Man, Two Guvnors" also won the Critics' Circle and Richard became the first writer to win the Evening Standard Award for Best Play for two plays, "The Heretic" and "One Man, Two Guvnors" in 2011.

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Author : Richard Bean
Publisher : Oberon Books Ltd
Data Published : 30 September 2014
ISBN : 1783196068
EAN : 9781783196067
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 207 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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