The Maids

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20060514

By Jean Genet.

In 1940s Paris, two sisters indulge in erotic and secret rituals of revenge against their wealthy employers - with fatal consequences.

A new translation for radio by Neil Bartlett of Genet's darkly disturbing play about suppressed hatred and oppression.

Claire....Victoria Hamilton

Solange....Janet McTeer

Madame....Rebecca Johnson

Music composed by David Pickvance.

Directed by Gemma Jenkins

20050612

By Jean Genet

In a new translation for radio by Neil Bartlett, Genet's darkly disturbing play about suppressed hatred and oppression.

Set in 1940s PARIS, two sisters indulge in erotic and secret rituals of revenge against their wealthy employers - with fatal consequences.

Claire....Victoria Hamilton

Solange....Janet McTeer

Madame....Rebecca Johnson

Music composed by David Pickvance

Directed by Gemma Jenkins.