lady in the red dress

DOI: 10.5040/9781770916258.00000006
Scenes: 22. Roles: Male (12) , Female (2) , Neutral (0)

The turmoil in Max’s life was set in motion by Sylvia, an elusive figure who enters his life and charges Max with the task of finding Tommy Jade, a Chinese immigrant from the 1920s. Dragged further into the history of the Chinese-Canadian struggle for redress and into the lives of those involved, Max discovers that not only is his life in danger, but also his son’s. A modern-day noir that draws from both Haruki Murakami and Frank Miller, lady in the red dress is a darkly comic story about the skeletons in our closets and the consequences of our inactions told by one of Canada’s most-promising young playwrights.

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Playwrights Canada Press

David Yee

ISBN: 9780887549076

Series: Playwrights Canada Press

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