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The Nativity

David Farr

In The Nativity, David Farr breathes new life into one of the world’s greatest stories, covering a remarkable journey involving giants, shepherds, kings, devils and angels.

Format
Paperback
ISBN
9780571204663
Date Published
06.12.1999
Delivery
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Summary

Joseph, the Carpenter, seems destined never to find love, until one day a beautiful girl enters his workshop to escape from a storm. Her name is Mary, and three months later they are married. But on their wedding night Mary tells Joseph that she is already pregnant.

So begins a remarkable journey involving giants, shepherds, kings, devils and angels. A journey covering hundreds of miles and ending in a divine miracle.

Using all the storytelling magic associated with Young Vic productions such as Grimm Tales and More Grimm Tales, David Farr breathes new life into one of the world’s greatest stories.

DavidFarr

David Farr is a writer and director. His plays The Danny Crowe Show, Elton John’s Glasses, Night of the Soul, Ramayana, The UN Inspector, The Heart of Robin Hood and a collection of adaptations have all been published by Faber. He was Artistic Director of London’s Gate Theatre from 1995 to 1998, and Joint Artistic Director of Bristol Old Vic…

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