Picasso's Guernica (La Guernica de Picasso)
Translated by Ellen Bay. 2000.
The characters of Picasso's famous painting relate the story
of their tragic deaths during the controversial and unexpected bombing of
the small Spanish town of Guernica during the Spanish Civil War. The work
explores universal themes through the dramatic implementation of poetic verse.
One act. May be staged with a single set.
Cast: woman in the fire, mother with dead child, woman looking at the light, bull, horse, soldier, dove, flower, woman bearing lamp, Picasso
Productions: The U.S. bilingual premiere took place at Thalia Spanish Theatre, Queens, New York, in 2000, under the direction of Angel Gil Orrios.
Contact translator: Ellen Bay, 50 Jacob Court, Ewing, NJ
08628; Phone 609-771-0347;
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