Plays by Deborah Freeman

I have completed `Remedies,` a play about M E.  Background research...

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I am setting up a new writing group in East Finchley, to be held in the atmospheric location of an East Finchley...

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Poems by Deborah Freeman

These appeared in the journal Jewish Renaissance, 2008.  `Fish.` `Fasting.` `Open a Gate for Us. ` `After the...

A play about the still little understood illness ` M E.`

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I have completed `Remedies,` a play about M E.  Background research included a biography of the man who invented homeopathy, Samuel Hanemann, and the work of Professor Edzard Ernst, who demonstrates to my satisfaction the fact that homeopathy is not scientific.  Four characters in this play, 2 men, 2 women. See below for further detail. 

`The Scapegoat, ` about William Holman Hunt and his Christian Zionism, is still leading to interesting conversations.  Previous readings took place at London Jewish Museum and at Tate Britain in December 2012 and Fenruary 2013. 

`Shirat Devora` the Hebrew translation of The Song of Deborah was staged in Jerusalem in September at the Khan Theatre, Jerusalem.  This Hebrew version is currently being shown to one or two other people. Both the English and Hebrew scripts are available, through me, if you contact me through the website.  

Previous plays staged are:

       The Song of Deborah - Studio Theatre, Lowry Centre, Manchester. 2011.

       Candlesticks - Pentameters Theatre London.  2007

  •  Candlesticks Studio Theatre RNCM Manchester 2006
  • Candlesticks  Mirtos Productions. Lion & Unicorn. London 2005
  • The Song of Deborah  - Lion & Unicorn London  2004
  • Fire in the Park. Robert Powell Theatre Salford. 2003
  • Xanthippe  - Brockley Jack Theatre London. 1999
  • The Song of Deborah  Cockpit Theatre London 1998
  • Breakages. No Half Measures Theatre. Derby. 1997.
  • The Song of Deborah - Pentameters Theatre Hampstead. 1993
  • Candlesticks - Two Triangles Theatre. Exeter Festival 1994
  • FAT - BBC Radio Drama. Afternoon Theatre. Radio Four.

For information, reviews etc of the above, click on `Plays by Deborah Freeman` above. 

 

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