Happy Place

Written by:

Pamela Mala Sinha

Artist/Creator(s) Identify As:

Person/People of Colour

Cast Size:
7

Roles For:

  • Women: 7

Genre:

Dark Comedy
Drama
Feminist Theatre

Themes:

Culture
Depression
Feminism
Healing
Intersectionality
Mental Health
Women

Length:

155 min.

Year Written:

2015

Synopsis:

Happy Place, the second play of Dora Award-winning playwright Pamela Mala Sinha, explores and celebrates the courage, compassion and humour of seven women living amidst each other in the most extraordinary of circumstances. Why are they there? How did they get there? And, are we so different from them?” (From the CPO Website)

Characters:

Mildred / Joyce / Samira / Rosemary /  Nina / Kathleen / Louise

First Produced:

2015, Soulpepper Toronto

Resources:

Happy Place is available through the CPO Website.

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