A picture for the play Heartbreak House

Heartbreak House

Heartbreak House: The Fantasia in the Russian Manor on English Themes (1913-1916) is one of Shaw's memorable plays. [Photo of the Mercury Theater production in 1936, directed and starring Orson Welles as Captain Shotover and Geraldine Fitzgerald as Ellie Dunn.]

Heartbreak House and Horseback Hall

Act I

Act II


Return to the Bernard Shaw library.