About the Book
To celebrate their anniversary, Sam surprises his wife Vera by bringing her back to the spot of their rural honeymoon fifty years ago. Now surrounded by parking lots and software buildings, Vera is shocked to discover that the once charming bed and breakfast has transformed into the last place on earth she wants to be. When Sam has an unexpected heart attack, Vera is hopelessly stuck. A strange visitor and the arrival of her daughters force her to reevaluate the sum of her life and the relationship she has formed with her family.
Like Wolves is a black comedy about a marriage, dreams, choices, and finally letting go.
News & Reviews
“Laborde’s writing hints at an almost poetic brilliance.”– Toronto Sun
About the Author
Rosa Laborde‘s plays have been produced across Canada as well as NYC. She has been nominated for the Dora Mavor Moore Award, has been a finalist for the Governor General’s Literary Award for Drama and was the 2012 recipient of the KM Hunter Artist’s Award for Theatre. Rosa continues to be playwright-in-residence at Tarragon Theatre as well as Toronto’s Aluna Theatre. Also an actress, Rosa continues to work regularly on stage and screen and has been nominated for both a Gemini Award and a Dora Award for performance. Rosa is a graduate of the Oxford School of Drama in Oxford, England and is a 2012 graduate of the Canadian Film Centre’s Primetime Television Writing Program. She lives in Toronto.