Colonial Tongues


Mansell Robinson

Published by Playwrights Canada Press

3 Male 2 Female

In a small Northern Ontario town in 1967, Edna Barnett finds her family in moral jeopardy. In 1997, her youngest son returns home - to a ghost town

"Lending great poignancy to this work is Robinson's recognition of the fact that what makes such communities so distinctively Canadian is also what puts them at risk" ~ David E. Kemp

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