I Am Yours

Written by:

Judith Thompson

Cast Size:
6

Roles For:

  • Men: 3
  • Women: 3

Genre:

Drama

Themes:

Class
Family
Infidelity
Marriage
Poverty
Power
Relationships
Sex

Length:

90 min.

Year Written:

1987

Synopsis:

“A woman incapable of loving wreaks havoc on her own life and the lives of the two men with whom she is involved. She becomes pregnant by one of them and an obsessive struggle to determine the fate of the baby ensues.” (From the CPO Website)

Characters:

Toilane: male / Dee: female / Mercy: her sister / Mack: Dee’s husband / Raymond / Pegs: Toilane’s mother

First Produced:

1987, Tarragon Theatre

Resources:

I Am Yours is available through the CPO Website in the anthology White Biting Dog & Other Plays, also available through Playwrights Canada Press.

To view other works by this playwright, click here.

Notes:

Winner of the Governor General’s Award for Drama, 1989.