Theatre – Les Belles-Soeurs

By Michel Tremblay
Translated by John Van Burek & Bill Glassco

Directed by MFA Candidate Diane Brown

 Raucous. Realistic. Women.

poster_les_belles_soeurs_16-189x300Germaine is the lucky winner of one million green stamps.  When fourteen of her friends, neighbours, and family members join her in working-class Montreal to celebrate, her windfall ends up igniting lurking resentments. Michel Tremblay’s two-act play, first produced in 1968, against the backdrop of Quebec’s quiet revolution, changed Quebec theatre, with its kitchen-sink representation of ordinary women speaking in their own dialect.

March 16 – April 1, 2017. 7:30 pm
Frederic Wood Theatre, 6354 Crescent Rd.
Performances: Wednesday – Saturday
Half-price Preview: March 15
Opening Night Reception: March 16
Alumni Night + Post-Show Talkback: March 22 

Adults: $24.50
Seniors: $16.50
Students: $11.50
Buy your tickets online here.