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Lot and His God  

Lot and His God $20.86 ex GST
$22.95 inc GST

I came to the city. I saw the people were filthy. And those who were not filthy were still filthy…

Sodom. The day before the city's total annihilation. Among the grimy tables of a run - down café, an angel tells Lot that God wants him to flee, before the city is obliterated. However, Lot's irresistible wife has other ideas... As the angel and Lot's wife embark on a dangerous game of seduction, cruelty and desire, we are drawn ever deeper into the dark and impenetrable forest that is the marriage between Lot and the bewitching woman he worships…




Cast : 3M, 1F

Oberon Books, UK | 978-1-84943-409-6 | Sales: Australia/NZ only | PB

Author

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, http://www.thewrestlingschool.co.uk/. 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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