Your Turn to Clean the Stair & Fugue
Paperback, 128 pages ISBN: 9781854592484Publication Date:
27 Jul 1995
Size: 198mm x 128mm£10.99 £8.79You save £2.20 (20%)

Your Turn to Clean the Stair & Fugue

By Rona Munro

Paperback £10.99£8.79

Your Turn to Clean the Stair is a comically sinister study of the tensions in an Edinburgh tenement, from the award-winning author of Iron.

Old Mrs Mackie has always been in charge of her stair, the communal stairwell she shares with inhabitants like tough single-mum Kay and brittle young couple Lisa and Brian. And then there's dodgy Bobby who just gets on everyone's nerves. So when – after avoiding his stair-cleaning duties once again – Bobby's body is found at the bottom of the stairs, the question is not did he fall or was he pushed, but whodunnit?

Rona Munro's play Your Turn to Clean the Stair was first performed at the Traverse Theatre, Edinburgh, in April 1992 and subsequently on tour.

Also included in this volume is Fugue, an earlier play from Munro about a young woman and her alter ego.

Fugue was first performed at the Traverse Theatre, Edinburgh, in April 1983.

Press Quotes

'neat, well-organised psychological whodunnit – full of wit and energy'

Guardian

'develops almost imperceptibly from slice-of-life realism into a subtle study of sexual relationships and contrasting attitudes to sex'

Scotsman
Paperback, 128 pages ISBN: 9781854592484Publication Date:
27 Jul 1995
Size: 198mm x 128mm£10.99 £8.79You save £2.20 (20%)

Also by Rona Munro:

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

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