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Barker: Plays Three  

Barker: Plays Three $26.32 ex GST
$28.95 inc GST
Featuring: Claw, Ursula, He Stumbled, The Love of a Good Man.

Follows an underprivileged young man watching his so-called superiors.

Barker’s typically intriguing take on the legend of St Ursula.

He Stumbled
A fable concerning an anatomist and a dying king.

The Love of a Good Man
We witness the mass burial of the dead.

Oberon Books | 978-1-84002-676-4 | Sales rights: Australia/NZ | PB


Howard Barker is an internationally renowned dramatist, whose first plays were performed at Royal Court Theatre and by the Royal Shakespeare Company. Since 1992 his work has been presented by his own company, The Wrestling School, Barker is also a poet and theorist of theatre, whose ‘Theatre of Catastrophe' defines a new form of tragedy for our times: ‘ Theatre of Catastrophe takes as its first principle the idea that art is not digestible. Rather, it is an irritant in consciousness, like the grain of sand in the oyster's gut…’

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