Strawberries in January
Paperback, 64 pages ISBN: 9781854599544Publication Date:
10 Aug 2006
Size: 200mm x 130mm£8.99 £7.19You save £1.80 (20%)
First Staged:
(this version) Traverse Theatre, Edinburgh, 2006

Strawberries in January

By Evelyne de la Chenelière Translated by Rona Munro

Paperback £8.99£7.19

A biting, heart-warming comedy of love and fate in contemporary Montréal, in a version by Rona Munro.

Strawberries in January is a version by Rona Munro of Evelyne de la Chenelière's 1999 play Des Fraises en Janvier, Winner of the Québec Academy of Theatre's award for Best Original Play of 2000. The play is a romantic comedy about four romantically challenged singletons who stumble through contemporary Montréal in search of love.

Rona Munro's version was first performed in August 2006 at the Traverse Theatre, Edinburgh, in a co-production with Paines Plough as part of the Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Press Quotes

'makes delightful use of the traditional rom-com formula to consider more thoughtful questions about... how real life seldom lives up to the movies... a very clever little show which operates on two levels: light and fluffy on the surface and hard as glass underneath'

Guardian
Paperback, 64 pages ISBN: 9781854599544Publication Date:
10 Aug 2006
Size: 200mm x 130mm£8.99 £7.19You save £1.80 (20%)

Also by Rona Munro:

The James Plays
Fugue
Gilt
Captain Corelli's Mandolin (stage version)
Saturday at the Commodore
Your Turn to Clean the Stair & Fugue
Little Eagles
Scuttlers
The Last Witch
Mary Barton (stage version)
The Astronaut's Chair
The House of Bernarda Alba
James III: The True Mirror
The Indian Boy
The Basement Flat
Pandas
James I: The Key Will Keep the Lock
James II: Day of the Innocents
Long Time Dead
Iron
Mary Shelley's Frankenstein (stage version)
Bold Girls
The Maiden Stone
Your Turn to Clean the Stair

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