Equus Monologue by Peter Shaffer - Duration: 4:26
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Whilst propelling a mystery, crime story, and a psychological thriller, Peter Shaffer’s Equus examines the minds of a young stable boy who has blinded several horses and the aging psychiatrist asked to “cure” him.
Equus by Peter Shaffer | Thomas Joyner, Ph.D.
But perhaps even more than the obvious intellectual stimulation, what I took from Equus was the genius of the writing. Broad brush-strokes, like the coup of setting the main action of the play in a stable, the hallowed ground of Christian tradition.