Elizabeth Rex

Version: Abridged
Author: Timothy Findley , Brent Carver , Diane D'Aquila
Narrator: Timothy Findley , Diane D'Aquila
Genres: Audio Theatre, Drama
Publisher: Canadian Broadcasting Corporation (CBC Audio)
Published In: September 2001
# of Units: 2 CDs
Length: 2 hours, 10 minutes
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Overview

Based on the original stage production at the Stratford Festival of Canada, directed by Martha Henry.

In this daring and original production of Timothy Findley's Governor-General Award-winning play, William Shakespeare and the formidable Virgin Queen, Elizabeth I, are brought together in a remarkable encounter on the night of April 22, 1616.

Author Details

Author Details

Findley, Timothy

Timothy Findley's recent titles include "Pilgrim", which was a finalist for the Giller Prize and his first published in the United States; "You Went Away"; "Dust to Dust"; and "The Piano Man's Daughter". He was also the author of the acclaimed "Headhunter", "Not Wanted on the Voyage", "Famous Last Words", and "The Wars". His most recent play, "Elizabeth Rex", won the Governor General's Award for Drama. His work has won innumerable honors, including the Governor General's Award for Fiction and the Edgar Award. He was the only three-time recipient of the Canadian Authors Association Award, besto