Equus (Google eBook)
An explosive play that took critics and audiences by storm, Equus is Peter Shaffer's exploration of the way modern society has destroyed our ability to feel passion. Alan Strang is a disturbed youth whose dangerous obsession with horses leads him to commit an unspeakable act of violence. As psychiatrist Martin Dysart struggles to understand the motivation for Alan's brutality, he is increasingly drawn into Alan's web and eventually forced to question his own sanity. Equus is a timeless classic and a cornerstone of contemporary drama that delves into the darkest recesses of human existence.
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Review: EquusUser Review - Luke - Goodreads
This is surely an intriguing story and the staging and structure was inventive. There are several big ideas woven into this compact piece. I read it in about an hour and half. Many people seem to ... Read full review
Review: EquusUser Review - Wayne Crich - Goodreads
A surprisingly good play, worth checking out if you have not read it or worth a re read if you have. Read full review