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Scirocco Drama, 1997 - Drama - 93 pages
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A dramatic and often humorous look at six black Canadians of diverse backgrounds who share a Toronto house. Their lives unfold against the backdrop of civil unrest, which erupted when the Los Angeles police ofď¬cers on trial for the beating of Rodney King are acquitted. The fracas outside keeps intruding as characters clash, collide, and swap jokes about everything from racism to the status of Quebec as a distinct society, from Malcolm X to The Road to Avonlea.

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About the author (1997)

Andrew Moodie is an Ottawa-born and raised actor, with extensive stage, film, and television credits. Riot, his first play, was an immediate success with critics and audiences. It won the 1996 Chalmers Canadian Play Award.

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