Equus Summary
Peter Shaffer

Everything you need to understand or teach Equus by Peter Shaffer.

  • Equus Summary & Study Guide
  • 2 Student Essays
  • 6 Literature Criticisms
  • ...and more
  • 30 Equus Lessons
  • 20 Activities
  • 180 Multiple Choice Questions
  • 60 Short Essay Questions
  • 20 Essay Questions
  • Pre-Made Tests and Quizzes
  • ...and more

Equus Overview

"Equus" is Peter Schaffer's 1973 play which won the Tony Award in 1974, as well as numerous other awards. A very controversial play, Schaffer's "Equus" looks at the role modern society plays in destroying the ability of individuals to feel passion -including the youthful character, Alan Strang, who is obsessed with horses and enjoys brutality, which his psychiatrist, Martin DDysart, attempts to figure out and understand.

Study Pack

The Equus Study Pack contains:

Equus Study Guide

Lesson Plan

Equus Lesson Plans contain 106 pages of teaching material, including: