Full title: The persecution and assassination of the Marat as performed by the inmates of the asylum of Charenton under the direction of the Marquis de Sade
. Set in 1808, in the aftermath of the French Revolution, the Marquis is directing a play at an asylum. To educate and rehabilitate the inmates, the Marquis presents a musical pageant of the Terror of Paris, culminating in the murder of Jean-Paul Marat at the hands of Charlotte Corday. First performed in England in 1964 by the Royal Shakespeare Company.
Archive :: production:T508088595, play:S4152, venue:V373
In the round. May97: 8, 9, 10, 12, 13, 14, 15, 22, 23, 24m, 24, 26, 30, 31m, 31. Jun97: 2, 3, 9, 10, 11m, 11, 19, 20, 21m, 21