Drama / Characters: 3 male, 2 female
Unusually powerful and effective, and gives fine roles for two good actresses. The wife of a strangled farmer is arrested on suspicion. While officers and neighbors are searching the old farmhouse for evidence, two women friends discover a slain canary and a broken cage. This evidence can prove the wife guilty, but by keeping her secret, they free her. An American classic by one of the original members of the Provincetown Playhouse where this play was premiered.
The playwright, Susan Glaspell, is a Pulitzer Prize-Winner.
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Review: TriflesUser Review - Bob - Goodreads
This play is often hailed as an icon for feminist writing in which men often belittle anything associated with women. The men in the play look only for concrete evidence within their limited ... Read full review
Review: TriflesUser Review - Goodreads
i fell in love with this book, i found it interesting and so original that it does not have an altar ending to it, and i look forward to hearing from you if you would tell me what actual happens in the end and who had killed the bird and mr.wright.