About Madame Bovary
"Madame Bovary" is the tragic, yet scintillating story of a woman who longed for a life she could never fully achieve. Emma Bovary is a woman who desires the illustrious and romantic world she has only read about in books or observed from afar. As this desire grows, Emma must seek to fulfill it, whatever the cost, in an ultimate quest to become the Madame Bovary of her wildest and most passionate dreams. Adrienne Kennedy brings a fresh and exciting approach to this classic novel by telling the story through the eyes of Emma’s own daughter.