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Zenobia

Nick Dear

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ISBN
9780571318285
Date Published
13.11.2014
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Summary

The Syrian desert. Third century AD. Zenobia, warrior Queen of Palmyra, moves her forces into battle with Aurelian, Emperor of Rome. Meanwhile, her son is engaged in bizarre chemical experiments with Porphyry, a philosophy student with his own secret.

A story of love and adventure at the time of the decline of Imperial Rome as Zenobia makes a stand for independence against the Empire.

Zenobia was produced by the Royal Shakespeare Company and premiered at the Young Vic, London, in August 1995.

NickDear

Nick Dear’s plays include Dedication (Nuffield Theatre, Southampton, 2016) The Dark Earth and the Light Sky (Almeida Theatre, 2012), Frankenstein (National Theatre, 2011), Lunch in Venice (National Theatre Connections, 2005), Power (NT, 2003), The Villains’ Opera (NT, 2000), Zenobia (RSC, 1995), In the Ruins (Bristol Old Vic, 1990), Food of Love (Theatre de Complicite, Almeida, 1988), The Art of Success…

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