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 Summary

“Equus” is a 1974 Tony Award-winning play written by Peter Schaffer and published in 1973. It details the efforts of Dr. Martin Dysart to get to the root of the problems affecting neurotic seventeen year-old Alan Strang, who has blinded six horses with a pick at the stable where he works. Dysart is reluctant to take the case on, because he is overworked, but ultimately agrees to do so. Yet his experiences with...

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Study Pack

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Equus Study Guide

Lesson Plan

Equus Lesson Plans contain 96 pages of teaching material, including: