Music for Contortionist

$12.95

Morwyn Brebner

About the Book
In Morwyn Brebner’s stunning playwriting debut, Veleska Gert—1930s cabaret star, avant-garde performance artist—explains life, love, and art from her own unique perspective. By turns hilarious and moving, Music for a Contortionist is a wild ride.

Quotes
Nominated for two Dora Mavor Moore Awards, including Best New Play.“(A) brilliant monologue…a sparkling and twisting metaphor for performance…powerful.”
—The Globe & Mail

“Quirky and sardonic…laced with acid-tinged zingers.”
—NOW Magazine

About the Author
Morwyn Brebner is a graduate of the playwriting program of the National Theatre School of Canada. She is a playwright-in-residence at Toronto’s Tarragon Theatre. Her most recent play is Little Mercy’s First Murder.

ISBN:
978-1896239-72-9
GENRE:
DRA13000 Drama/Canadian
SPECS:
48pp 5.5 x 8.5 in
CASTING:
1F/1 contortionist