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Review of Silas Marner, adapted and directed by Geoffrey Beevers, Orange Tree Theatre, 1998

Following on from his extremely successful stage adaptation of Adam Bede, which won a Time Out award in 1991, Geoffrey Beevers chose to bring another George Eliot masterpiece, Silas Marner, to the stage at the Orange Tree theatre. With four stage…

Toast to the Immortal Memory of George Eliot, 1997

I'm sure you all know more about George Eliot than I do, so I thought I'd talk for a few min-utes about the difficulties and joys of adapting her work, and especially Adam Bede for the stage. I'd been asked to adapt Adam Bede for the Orange Tree…