Albertine in Five Times
Imprint: Nick Hern Books
First Staged:
Donmar Warehouse, London, 1986

Albertine in Five Times

By Michel Tremblay Translated by John Van Burek and Bill Glassco

A one-act play from the renowned Quebecois writer, translated by John Van Burek and Bill Glassco.

A simultaneous portrait of a woman at five different ages. Five actresses portray Albertine at different times of her life whilst conversing freely with each other and with their sister Madeleine.

Michel Tremblay's play Albertine in Five Times, in this translation by John Van Burek and Bill Glassco, was first performed at the Donmar Warehouse, London, in 1986.

Also by Michel Tremblay:

Solemn Mass for a Full Moon in Summer
The Guid Sisters
Manon / Sandra
The Guid Sisters and other plays
The Unmanageable Sisters

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Also by John Van Burek:

The Guid Sisters and other plays
Manon / Sandra

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Also by Bill Glassco:

The Guid Sisters and other plays

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