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Hollingsworth, Margaret (Canadian playwright, 1942- ), "Islands,"

a drama,


(can pair with Margaret Hollingsworth's "The Apple in the Eye," a drama, 1m1f; or "Diving," a drama, 1f + 1m voice) in Margaret Hollingsworth's Willful Acts: Five Plays (Toronto, Ontario, Canada: Coach House Press, 1985) script available from publisher Coach House Press, 50 Prince Arthur Avenue #107, Toronto, Ontario, Canada M5R 1B5; rights available from playwright, c/o Playwrights Union of Canada, 54 Wolseley Street, 2nd Floor, Toronto, Ontario, Canada. M5T 1A5 Cited by Chris Johnson to present author via e-mail cjohns@cc.UManitoba.CA, July 27, 1995; Johnson says,

Synopsis "A woman apparently living alone on one of the Gulf Islands in B.C. is visited by her widowed mother, who is about to introduce her daughter to the man she intends to marry; their awkward conversation is interrupted by the daughter's lesbian lover, returning from confinement in a mental hospital. "

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Small-Cast One-Act Guide Online
complements the print volume

1/2/3/4 for the Show: A Guide to Small-Cast One-Act Plays

by Lewis W. Heniford

(Lanham, Maryland: Scarecrow Press, 1995), ISBN 0-8108-2985-1, $39.50, plus s/h
Scarecrow Press, 4720 Boston Way, Lanham, MD 20706
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