7-23 Sept 2006. Peter Brook directs this adaptation of Dostoevskys The Brothers Karamazov, transposing the action to 16th century Spain at the height of the Inquisition. Christ has returned among men, arriving in Seville the day after 100 heretics were burned at the stake on the orders of the Grand Inqisiteur, in the presence of the king, his knights and courtiers, a handful of cardinals and the most beautiful ladies of the royal court. Le Grand Inquisiteur at the Thtre des Bouffes du Nord stars Maurice Bnichou and Ken Higelin. The adaptation from The Brothers Karamasov is by Marie-Hlne Estienne. Admission 23-10, matinees 20-8. Tues-Sat 21.00 except 16 & 23 Sept at 15.30.
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Le Grand Inquisiteur.
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