When I was a Girl, I Used to Scream and Shout ...

by  Sharman MacDonald

Full Length Play, Drama  /  1m, 3f

"Sharman Macdonald recounts with sympathy and deliciously rude detail, the sexual misadventures and misconceptions of Fiona, growing up with her repressive mother and best friend Vari in 1950s Scotland. She shows how the girls' excitement and expectations atrophy, so that in their thirties they have become sober stereotypes of the modern woman." - Time Out

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When I was a Girl, I Used to Scream and Shout ...

by  Sharman MacDonald

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When I was a Girl, I Used to Scream and Shout ...

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    1m, 3f
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    • Adult
    • Senior

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Sharman Macdonald recounts with sympathy and deliciously rude detail, the sexual misadventures and misconceptions of Fiona, growing up with her repressive mother and best friend Vari in 1950s Scotland. She shows how the girls' excitement and expectations atrophy, so that in their thirties they have become sober stereotypes of the modern woman.' Time Out.

Sharman Macdonald won the Evening Standard Drama Award for the Most Promising Playwright in 1984.

M1 (young) F3 (30s, middle-age). Split set: a rocky beach and prom. Period 1950s.

Contained in the volume Sharman Macdonald:Plays 1. THIS VOLUME IS REPRINTING

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Accolades

  • Sharman Macdonald won the Evening Standard Drama Award for the Most Promising Playwright in 1984.

Reviews

"Sharman Macdonald recoun's with sympathy and deliciously rude detail, the sexual misadventures and misconceptions of Fiona, growing up with her repressive mother and best friend Vari in 1950s Scotland. She shows how the girls' excitement and expectations

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  • Minimum Fee: £69 per performance plus VAT when applicable.

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  • Time Period: 1950s
  • Setting: Split set: a rocky beach and prom
  • Features / Contains: Period Costumes

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1m, 3f
M1 (young)
F3 (30s, middle-age)
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