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Krapp's Last Tape

Samuel Beckett

Samuel Beckett, one of the great avant-garde Irish dramatists and writers of the second half of the twentieth century, was born on 13 April 1906. His centenary will be celebrated throughout 2006 with performances of his major plays, including Waiting for Godot. Here are the two most famous plays for solo voice. Krapp’s Last Tape finds an old man, with his tape recorder, musing over the past and future. Not I is a remarkable tour de force for a single actress, as a woman emits memories and fears. Also included are two other singular short dramas for single voice, That Time read by John Moffatt and A Piece of Monologue read by Peter Marinker. It follows the highly acclaimed recordings of Beckett’s Trilogy, Molloy, Malone Dies, and The Unnamable published by Naxos AudioBooks.

Samuel Beckett, one of the great avant-garde Irish dramatists and writers of the second half of the twentieth century, was born on 13 April 1906. His centenary will be celebrated throughout 2006 with performances of his major plays, including Waiting for Godot. Here are the two most famous plays for solo voice. Krapp’s Last Tape finds an old man, with his tape recorder, musing over the past and future. Not I is a remarkable tour de force for a single actress, as a woman emits memories and fears. Also included are two other singular short dramas for single voice, That Time read by John Moffatt and A Piece of Monologue read by Peter Marinker. It follows the highly acclaimed recordings of Beckett’s Trilogy, Molloy, Malone Dies, and The Unnamable published by Naxos AudioBooks.
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Samuel Beckett, one of the great avant-garde Irish dramatists and writers of the second half of the twentieth century, was born on 13 April 1906. His centenary will be celebrated throughout 2006 with performances of his major plays, including Waiting for Godot. Here are the two most famous plays for solo voice. Krapp’s Last Tape finds an old man, with his tape recorder, musing over the past and future. Not I is a remarkable tour de force for a single actress, as a woman emits memories and fears. Also included are two other singular short dramas for single voice, That Time read by John Moffatt and A Piece of Monologue read by Peter Marinker. It follows the highly acclaimed recordings of Beckett’s Trilogy, Molloy, Malone Dies, and The Unnamable published by Naxos AudioBooks.

Language:

English

Narrators:

Jim Norton, Juliet Stevenson, John Moffatt, Peter Marinker

Length:

1h 27m


Chapters

Chapter 1
Chapter 1

04:56


Chapter 2
Chapter 2

04:55


Chapter 3
Chapter 3

04:47


Chapter 4
Chapter 4

05:28


Chapter 5
Chapter 5

05:19


Chapter 6
Chapter 6

03:44


Chapter 7
Chapter 7

06:13


Chapter 8
Chapter 8

05:53


Chapter 9
Chapter 9

06:14


Chapter 10
Chapter 10

01:32


Chapter 11
Chapter 11

03:50


Chapter 12
Chapter 12

04:16


Chapter 13
Chapter 13

01:39


Chapter 14
Chapter 14

01:59


Chapter 15
Chapter 15

05:46


Chapter 16
Chapter 16

05:18


Chapter 17
Chapter 17

04:55


Chapter 18
Chapter 18

04:57


Chapter 19
Chapter 19

05:31