Plays Directory : The Love of the Nightingale

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  • Author
    Timberlake Wertenbaker
  • Written
    1989
  • Setting
    Ancient Greece
  • Overview
    An adaptation of the Ancient Greek legend of the rape of Philomela by her brother-in-law Tereus, and the gruesome revenge undertaken by Philomela and her sister Procne. The play takes a feminist look at the ancient tale.

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Alternative Names

love of a nightingale, Love of the Nightingale, The Love of a Nightingale