stoning mary
Paperback, 96 pages ISBN: 9781854598561Publication Date:
12 Apr 2005
Size: 198mm x 132mm£9.99 £7.99You save £2.00 (20%)
First Staged:
Royal Court Theatre, London, 2005

stoning mary

By debbie tucker green

Paperback £9.99£7.99

Mysterious yet compelling, bewildering yet intoxicating, a play that mixes poetic rhythms with vernacular phrases, rap-song repetitions with complex psychology.

A husband and wife row about a prescription. A mother and father row about their son, who has become a child soldier. Two sisters row about which one is superior to the other. It emerges that the younger sister, Mary, has killed the child soldier. She is to be stoned to death...

What if all these things were happening here? And what if these people were white?

debbie tucker green's play stoning mary was first performed at the Royal Court Theatre, London, in April 2005.

stoning mary is also available in the collection debbie tucker green plays: one.

'So what happened to the bitches that gotta conscience? The underclass bitches, the womanist bitches... What about alla them then? Not a one of them would march for me?'

Press Quotes

'A theatrical event that brands the conscience as firmly as any hot rod on goatskin... stoning mary is not pretty. It is not easy. But it will wind you with its punch'

Daily Mail

'Works unnervingly well'

Evening Standard

'One of the most assured and extraordinary new voices we've heard in a long while'

Independent
Paperback, 96 pages ISBN: 9781854598561Publication Date:
12 Apr 2005
Size: 198mm x 132mm£9.99 £7.99You save £2.00 (20%)

Also by debbie tucker green:

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debbie tucker green plays: one
generations
nut
dirty butterfly
born bad
hang
truth and reconciliation
ear for eye
a profoundly affectionate, passionate devotion to someone (-noun)
trade & generations: two plays

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