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by Christopher Marlowe

Liverpool Playhouse January – February 2005

Philip Wilson’s production opens with a brilliant piece of visual irony. More than any I have seen, it demonstrates how tacky and pointless Faustus’s whole enterprise is: he gives up both scholarship and salvation, only to become an entertainer and trickster. The final scene, as the library goes up in flames, is stunning” Sunday Times

Design Mike Britton Lighting Oliver Fenwick Music & Sound Jason Barnes

Photography © Keith Pattison

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