Lion in the Streets

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DOI: 10.5040/9781770916289.00000005
Acts: 2. Roles: Male (0) , Female (1) , Neutral (0)

Seventeen years ago, Isobel was murdered at the tender age of nine. Now she finds herself back in her previous life as a ghost searching for the person responsible for her untimely death. But this time she’s powerful, having the ability to watch over the living, observe them, and sometimes interact with them. Isobel has been paying attention to her former neighbours, and it’s not long before she begins to suffer along with them during their dark and horrific private experiences. Will she finally get the peace she’s been yearning for? One of Judith Thompson’s most enduring plays, Lion in the Streets looks at the inner emotional turmoil in ordinary people and the ways in which they cope.

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Playwrights Canada Press

Judith Thompson

ISBN: 9781770912748

Series: Playwrights Canada Press

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