Reading Group: Woodcutters by Thomas Bernhard in Bath

Wednesday 11th September 2013

  • Venue The Bookshop, The Paragon, Bath, BA1 5LS
  • Doors open 1am
  • Start time 6pm
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After watching a performance of Ibsen’s The Wild Duck, the Auersbergers and their guest – our narrator – await the arrival of the star actor. As they wait, our narrator unpicks the pretensions of the Austrian middle classes to devastating and darkly comic effect.