A comic, romantic, and passionate tale of the unruly heroes of a little log school house in Glengarry County. The triumphs, disappointments and dreams of youth unfold against the stern expectations of Highland Presbyterian parents, and the riotous Free Trade Election of 1878.
Mary Finch / Donald Finch / Rev. Murray / MacDonald Dubh / Archie Munro / Long John Cameron / John Craven
Ranald MacDonald / Mamie St. Clair / Murdie Fraser
Thomas Finch / Margaret Aird / Betsy Dan Campbell
Hughie Murray / Foxy Ross / Fusie / Jessac Finch / Jimmy Cameron / others at director’s discretion
1994, Blyth Festival
Glengarry School Days is available through Playwrights Atlantic Resource Centre.
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Based on the novels of Ralph Connor.
Elections Canada has an in-depth look at the electoral events of this play’s time period here.