Monday, April 18, 2011

Monday, April 18, 2011 12:04 am by M. in , ,    1 comment
Two theatre adaptations of Wuthering Heights that now are available in paperback:
Wuthering Heights
Lucy Gough's Stage Adaptation for Aberystwyth Arts Centre
Emily Brontë
ISBN: 9780955087448
Format: Paperback
Publisher: Aberystwyth Arts Centre Publications
Publication date 14 Mar 2011
Pages 116

Wuthering Heights
Adapted by Randolph Carter,
Publisher: Samuel French, Inc.
ISBN: 0573618097
Edition: Paperback; 2011-02-10
Pages 108

Summary:
Randolph Carter Based on Part One of the classic novel by Emily Brontë.
Characters: 3 male, 3 female
Multiple Interior Scenes
Catherine Ernshaw has inherited Wuthering Heights, together with its occupants, a couple of servants and a wild gypsy boy with whom she has grown up, Heathcliff. Catherine has a violent quarrel with Heathcliff one night, and he disappears into the storm. Shortly thereafter Catherine marries a neighbor named Edgar, and moves away. Heathcliff returns to live in Wuthering Heights, and marries Edgar's sister for spite. He leads her an unhappy life, and infuriates Catherine. One day Catherine falls ill, and in this state goes to visit Wuthering Heights. Edgar follows, and a violent scene ensues, at the height of which Catherine dies. The tempestuous love affair is ended.
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1 comment:

  1. Thanks so much for the link! Interestingly, before I even noticed you linked to me, I had read the Alexandra McAaron quote, edited my blog post to include it, and linked to YOU! I guess great minds think alike.

    Love this blog...and can't wait to see the movie...

    Cindy at Cindy's Book Club

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