The Guid Sisters and other plays


ISBN: 9781854591180
Author: Michel Tremblay, Translated by Bill Findlay, Martin Bowman, John Van Burek and Bill Glassco
Publication Date: 01/10/1991
Publisher: Nick Hern Books
Extent: 169pp.

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Three plays from the renowned Quebecois writer.

The Guid Sisters is a Scots version of Michel Tremblay’s Les Belles Soeurs (Montreal, 1968), by Bill Findlay & Martin Bowman.

Germaine Lauzon has won a million Green Shield stamps. She invites her female friends and relations to a party to paste the stamps into the books. The temptation to pilfer the stamps is irresistible and an enormous fight breaks out.

Manon/Sandra is a controversial but humane duet crosscutting between the lives of Manon, an obsessively religious girl, and ‘Sandra’, a sex-obsessed transvestite.

Albertine in Five Times is a one-act portrait of a woman at five different ages.

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