Desire Under The Elms


Eugene O’Neill’s drama, here revived in Jeremy Raison’s production, tells the story of the battle between an oppressed young man on a remote, dirt poor rural American farm and his conflict with his father and brothers. When dad comes home with a new wife, erotic tensions escalate.

Citizens’ Theatre, Glasgow, until Sat 17 Nov

Desire Under the Elms

  • 3 stars

Jeremy Raison directs on of Eugene O'Neill's classic plays; rural 20th century America infused with the power and scope of Greek tragedy.


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