Body & Soul

Written by:

Judith Thompson

Cast Size:
15

Roles For:

  • Women: 15

Genre:

Documentary

Themes:

Canada
Family
History
Love
Relationships
Women

Length:

90 min.

Year Written:

2008

Synopsis:

“Fifteen extraordinary women from across Canada share their stories about life after forty-five in Body & Soul, a thought-provoking play created by award-winning Canadian playwright Judith Thompson. In real and personal stories, these women share their triumphs, tragedies, and life’s funny moments, while challenging the reader to look beneath the surface of how society views women, especially as they age.” (From the CPO Website)

Characters:

Joanna / Jeannine / Polly / Lois / Francine / Ann Marie / Carolyn / Glenda / Janice / Barbie / Pauline / Ruth / Gloria / Rhonda / Judy

First Produced:

2008, Young Centre

Resources:

Body & Soul is available through the CPO Website.

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