The Drawer Boy

The Drawer Boy $15.99

Michael Healey

Published by Theatre Communications Group

3 Male 0 Female

The Governor General' s Literary Award for Drama
The Floyd S. Chalmers Canadian Plays Award for Best New Play
The Dora Mavor Moore Award for Outstanding New Play

A young actor from the big city lives with two aging bachelor farmers

His purpose is to gather stories about rural life

The farmers' lives are irrevocably altered when Art attempts to imitate Life

And the line between Truth and Fiction is crossed


"The Drawer Boy is a beautifully written play. It moves from toughness and hilarity to something devastating and tender It is one of the few plays to create an authentic tradition in our culture" ~ Michael Ondaatje

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