skip to content
The national joke Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

The national joke

Author: Torben Betts
Publisher: London : Oberon Books, 2016. ©2016
Series: Oberon modern plays.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Drama : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:
Home truths emerge and a reputation could tumble as Rupert St John-Green MP and three generations of women gather in the family garden to watch a total solar eclipse. Will the Prime Minister give Rupert the political prize he's been hoping for? How much more can Olivia take of her mother's withering put-downs? And will Charlie ever get off her phone?
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Drama
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Torben Betts
ISBN: 1783198265 9781783198269
OCLC Number: 948549217
Description: 108 pages ; 21 cm.
Series Title: Oberon modern plays.
Responsibility: Torben Betts.

Abstract:

A searingly funny contemporary look at one family and at Britain today from one of the country's most in-demand playwrights.  Read more...

Reviews

Editorial reviews

Publisher Synopsis

"An uncommonly talented playwright... Brilliant and testing." Time Out

 
User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/948549217> # The national joke
    a schema:Book, schema:CreativeWork ;
   library:oclcnum "948549217" ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/enk> ;
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3304422787#Topic/politics_and_government> ; # Politics and government
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3304422787#Place/great_britain> ; # Great Britain.
   schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/822.92/e23/> ;
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3304422787#Event/2000_2099> ; # 2000-2099
   schema:author <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3304422787#Person/betts_torben> ; # Torben Betts
   schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
   schema:copyrightYear "2016" ;
   schema:datePublished "2016" ;
   schema:description "Home truths emerge and a reputation could tumble as Rupert St John-Green MP and three generations of women gather in the family garden to watch a total solar eclipse. Will the Prime Minister give Rupert the political prize he's been hoping for? How much more can Olivia take of her mother's withering put-downs? And will Charlie ever get off her phone?"@en ;
   schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/3304422787> ;
   schema:genre "Drama"@en ;
   schema:inLanguage "en" ;
   schema:isPartOf <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3304422787#Series/oberon_modern_plays> ; # Oberon modern plays.
   schema:name "The national joke"@en ;
   schema:productID "948549217" ;
   schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781783198269> ;
   wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/948549217> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3304422787#Person/betts_torben> # Torben Betts
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:familyName "Betts" ;
   schema:givenName "Torben" ;
   schema:name "Torben Betts" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3304422787#Place/great_britain> # Great Britain.
    a schema:Place ;
   schema:name "Great Britain." ;
   schema:name "Great Britain" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3304422787#Series/oberon_modern_plays> # Oberon modern plays.
    a bgn:PublicationSeries ;
   schema:hasPart <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/948549217> ; # The national joke
   schema:name "Oberon modern plays." ;
   schema:name "Oberon modern plays" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3304422787#Topic/politics_and_government> # Politics and government
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Politics and government"@en ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781783198269>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
   schema:isbn "1783198265" ;
   schema:isbn "9781783198269" ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.