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Alternate title:Ubu roi
Alfred Jarry : Ubu roi
Summary:This stylized farce, first translated in 1951, satirizes middle-class tendencies to abuse authority and become irresponsibly complacent. In this play, Ubu deposes the king of Poland in order to claim the throne.
A performance of Ubu roi / by Alfred Jarry ; translated by Cyril Connolly and Simon Watson Taylor.
Contributor:Kafno, Paul
Pleasence, Donald
Bruce, Brenda
Cunningham, Neil
Jarry, Alfred 1873-1907
Provider:Open University
British Broadcasting Corporation. Television Service
Films for the Humanities (Firm)
Century:1901-2000
Place of origin – Continent:North America
Place of origin – Country:United States of America
Place of origin – Region:New Jersey
Topical subjects:French drama 19th century
Jarry, Alfred 1873-1907
Credits:Cast: Donald Pleasence, Brenda Bruce, Neil Cunningham, John Evitts, Oengus Macnamara, Jacqueline Delhaye, Bunny Reed, Gerald Moon, Christopher Asante, Paul Toothill.
Repository:Nonprint Media Services
Browse terms:Performing Arts, Music
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