TRAVESTIES. A Play

New York: Grove Press, (1975). First edition. Hardcover. This play centers on the figure of Henry Carr, an elderly man who reminisces about Zurich in 1917 during the First World War, and his interactions with James Joyce when he was writing Ulysses, Tristan Tzara during the rise of Dada, and Lenin leading up to the Russian Revolution, all of whom were living in Zurich at the time. The play was first produced at the Aldwych Theatre, London, on 10 June 1974, by the Royal Shakespeare Company. The production was directed by Peter Wood and designed by Carl Toms, with lighting by Robert Ornbo. It closed on 13 March 1976 after 156 performances at the Aldwych, the Albery Theatres in London and the Ethel Barrymore Theater in New York City. A very good copy in a very good dust jacket. Item #14536
ISBN: 0394499301

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