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Socrates and his clouds

Author: William Lyons
Publisher: London : Oberon Books, [2013]
Series: Oberon modern plays.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Drama : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Strepsiades lives in Greece. He has debt. A lot of debt. And that's because his son, Phiddy, has a penchant for betting and isn't so keen on working. At a loss, Streps has an idea: Phiddy can go to Socrates' Academy and learn how to talk himself out of trouble! Job done! What could possibly go wrong? Socrates and His Clouds, inspired by Aristophanes' Clouds and Plato's Dialogues, is a serio-comic drama about the  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Comedy plays
Drama
Named Person: Socrates; Socrates.
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: William Lyons
ISBN: 178319006X 9781783190065
OCLC Number: 830366736
Notes: "Socrates and his clouds was first produced at Jermyn Street Theatre from 4 June 2013 to 22 June 2013."
Description: 80 pages ; 21 cm.
Series Title: Oberon modern plays.
Responsibility: by William Lyons.

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A funny, naughty, vital exploration of the ways in which education and morality define a society in crisis.  Read more...

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"Forget the hemlock. Socrates is alive and well and coming to a cloud near you.... Five Stars and Cloud Nine!" - Gyles Brandreth"The script manages to combine the feel of a, at times, Read more...

 
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