The Gwendolyn Poems

Written by:

Claudia Dey

Cast Size:
6

Roles For:

  • Men: 3
  • Women: 3

Genre:

Biography
Drama

Themes:

Alcoholism
Poetry

Length:

90 min.

Year Written:

2002

Synopsis:

“From her meteoric rise to her final unravelling in the grips of alcoholism, we meet a Gwendolyn with a contagious wit, a brave heart, and an endless capacity for self re-invention.” (From Playwright’s Canada Press)

Characters:

GWENDOLYN /  ELSIE / ALICK / MILTON / NIKOS / MO / INTERVIEWER / DOCTOR / ANNOUNCER / T.E. LAWRENCE

First Produced:

Factory Theatre, Toronto, 2002.

Resources:

The Gwendolyn Poems is available through the Playwright’s Canada Press.

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Notes:

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