9 X 12 inches, 32 pages
Limited Edition Slipcased
Slipcased numbered edition of 100 signed by Paula FitzGerald and Debra Hanson.
One of the Many Stories about the King
Written by Paula FitzGerald
Mixed media drawings by Debra Hanson
INSPIRED BY THE WORLD-RENOWNED PLASTIC SURGEON, Mario Gonzalez-Ulloa, who originally wrote the story of King Rigel, the present version is adapted and written by Paula FitzGerald.
One of the Many Stories About the King is a melodic longpoem about turning earthly riches into paradisal happiness. A beautiful tale of faith and love, it is at the same time a story of mythic longing. Rigel, a king who has everything and wants for nothing, embarks on a search for the meaning of legends, which is here represented by an angel who appears to Rigel at first fancifully and at last in the full realization of all that is immortal.
Paula FitzGerald is a poet, playwright, freelance writer, composer, actress, and teacher of drama and voice.
Debra Hanson has been Head of Design at the Stratford Festival Theatre. Her Stratford production design credits include Romeo and Juliet, Henry VIII, Hamlet, MacBeth, The Shoe-Maker's Holiday, As You Like It and The Taming of the Shrew. She is a graduate of Dalhousie University and the National Theatre School of Canada.