A Tale of Two CitiesHuckleberry FinnNorthanger AbbeyDavid CopperfieldThe Prisoner of Zenda
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Five exciting and spectacular adaptations of great classic novels. Originally staged at London's Greenwich Theatre - and subsequently performed around the world - these five plays are now available for your company to perform. 

Click on each of the five titles above for an introduction to what will surely prove a sure-fire hit for your theatre. All five are available from Samuel French (52 Fitzroy Street, London, W1P 5HS). 

Contact theatre@samuelfrench-london.co.uk, or visit www.samuelfrench-london.co.uk.


When it comes to adapting novels, he’s a remarkably consistent and judicious craftsman...
The Evening Standard

With The PRISONER OF ZENDA and NORTHANGER ABBEY (by far the best of last year’s Austen adaptations) Francis has proved himself an imaginative director of his own astute adaptations.
The Guardian


Matthew Francis 2006