The Info List - The Stronger

The Stronger (Swedish: Den starkare) is an 1889 Swedish play by August Strindberg.[1][2] The play consists of only one scene. The characters are two women: a "Mrs. X", who speaks, and a "Miss. Y", who is silent, an example of a dramatic monologue. It was adapted into a 1952 opera by composer Hugo Weisgall
Hugo Weisgall
and there have been numerous film and television adaptations of the work. It has also been expanded and adapted into a forty-minute English-language zarzuela with a Madrid setting by Derek Barnes (2010), with text by Christopher Webber. References[edit]

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August Strindberg

Bibliography Paintings

Drama works

The Outlaw Master Olof The Father Miss Julie Creditors Pariah The Stronger To Damascus Easter The Dance of Death A Dream Play The Ghost Sonata The Great Highway

Prose works

The Red Room Getting Married The Son of a Servant The People of Hemsö The Defence of a Fool Inferno Alone


The Town


Miss Julie

The Sin of Julia 1951 film Rorem opera Alwyn opera 1999 film After Miss Julie Julie 2014 film


The Stronger Karin Månsdotter Play Strindberg Dance of Death Dreamplay

Related topics

Strindbergs Intima Teater Strindberg Museum Strindbergmuseum Saxen

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