Crabdance (Paperback)

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Crabdance is a tragicomedy in three acts in which a lonely, middle-aged woman plays elaborate, ritualistic games with three men whom she forces to play the roles of her son, her husband and her lover.

About the Author

Beverley SimonsBorn in 1938 in Flin Flon, Manitoba, Beverley Rosen Simons has written extensively for the stage, film and television. Her play Crabdance (1972) is recognized as a classic of Canadian theatre. She lives and continues to write in Vancouver, B.C.

Praise For…

"An unusual and searing play about a woman caught in a cage of frustration and neglect."
Vancouver Sun

"One of the most theatrical contemporary plays that I have ever read."
Malcom Black

Product Details
ISBN: 9780889220164
ISBN-10: 0889220166
Publisher: Talonbooks
Publication Date: January 1st, 1972
Pages: 128
Language: English