Wild Mouth

Written by:

Maureen Hunter

Cast Size:
7

Roles For:

  • Men: 4
  • Women: 3

Genre:

Drama

Themes:

War
World War II

Length:

105 min.

Year Written:

2008

Synopsis:

“Set on the Prairies during World War I, Wild Mouth explores the connections between love and war, beauty and horror, creation and destruction. Through the passionate encounter between a grieving mother and a troubled soldier returned from France.” (From the CPO Website)

Characters:

ANNA, 45

LOGAN, 60, her brother

ROBERTA, 55, her sister-in-law

CLAIRE, 19, her niece

JAMIE, 15, her nephew

ALOYSIUS, 70, Logan’s hired man

BOHDAN, 35, a soldier returned from war

First Produced:

2008, Tarragon Theatre

Resources:

Wild Mouth is available through the CPO Website.

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