Unravelling the Ribbon

Unravelling the Ribbon

by Mary Kelly, Maureen White
     
 

Unravelling the Ribbon is a moving, frequently hilarious Irish play for three women about the daily reality of breast cancer. Rosie, in her mid-thirties, with two kids and married to a farmer, discovers a lump in her breast. The things that happen then—chemotherapy, mastectomy, radiotherapy—are narrated with gripping immediacy.See more details below

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Unravelling the Ribbon is a moving, frequently hilarious Irish play for three women about the daily reality of breast cancer. Rosie, in her mid-thirties, with two kids and married to a farmer, discovers a lump in her breast. The things that happen then—chemotherapy, mastectomy, radiotherapy—are narrated with gripping immediacy.

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Kelly stars in and White directs their play about Irish women and the effects of breast cancer on their lives. First set to the stage in Dublin in October 2007. For health collections and libraries where plays circulate well.

The following titles were reviewed in their original hardcover editions.


—Bette-Lee Fox

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781854595713
Publisher:
Theatre Communications Group
Publication date:
09/01/2008
Pages:
96
Product dimensions:
5.00(w) x 7.60(h) x 0.30(d)

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