Tarbescu, Edith (American
playwright, author, 1952-____), “Mother’s Day,”
a 10-minute comedy in
English set in a boat, 1997,
© 1997; •
script/rights available from Edith
Tarbescu, Placitas, New Mexico, U.S.A. Cited by playwright via ftp,
June 16, 1997; Tarbescu says,
Personae Carol (f), sister of Louise; Louise (f), sister of Carol.
“Carol and Louise are in a boat getting ready to throw their mother’s ashes
overboard. Even this simple act brings out the sibling rivalry in them.
In the end, they each want ‘mother’ for themselves and decide to divide
the ashes and keep them.
“See Tarbescu’s Website, http://home.earthlink.net/~tarbescu.”
family, ritual, sister-sister relationship.
Afaricanus,” a 60-minute farce in English, set in New York City; Africa,
and Rome, 1978, 3m1f
Interview,” a 10-minute comedy in English set in a yacht club, afternoon,
spring, 1990s, 1m1f
See also Tarbescu’s
Play,” a 10-minute comedy in English set in an apartment in an urban
area, Friday evening, 1995, 1m1f
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