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Video | Patricia Cornelius discusses The House of Bernarda Alba

‘I think the best way to describe it is, instead of the word house, use the word bunker. And it’s as if this really formidable mother and her daughters are bunkered down.

Patricia Cornelius, one of Australia’s most eminent and awarded playwrights, discusses taking Federico García Lorca’s classic tragedy out of the villages of Spain and into the heat of rural Western Australia.Watch the video above and here.

Published on 13 September 2017

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