La Belle Idée présente

Premier Amour par Samuel Beckett

Premier Amour par Samuel Beckett

La compagnie la Belle Idée presents this staged reading by Alexandre Fabre of Premier Amour by Samuel Beckett. This bitter-sweet monologue is one of the first texts that Beckett wrote in French; completed in 1945, it was not published until 1970.

One of his lesser known texts, it tells of the first stirrings of love experienced by the narrator on a public bench beside a canal in Germany.

Thanks to Editions de Minuit and the Estate of Samuel Beckett

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