Midwinter

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DOI: 10.5040/9780571285839.00000001
Scenes: 13. Roles: Male (5) , Female (1) , Neutral (0)

A pedlar announces that the war is over and as the soldiers return in the fragile peace that follows, the starving people are left to build new lives, to forge new identities. Written in a spare and lyrical language, Midwinter is a play about now, about love, self and a world made from conflict.

Midwinter premiered as part of the RSC New Work Festival at the Swan Theatre, Stratford-upon-Avon, in October 2004. It is the second in a trilogy of plays which begins with Solstice and culiminates in Fall.

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Faber and Faber

Zinnie Harris

ISBN: 9780571226269

Series: Faber Drama

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