Eugenia / Lorae Parry.
By: Parry, Lorae.Material type: BookSeries: New Zealand playscripts: Publisher: Wellington, [N.Z.] : Victoria University Press in association with The Women's Play Press, 1996Description: 86 pages : music ; 22 cm.Content type: text Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 0864733046 (pbk.) :.Subject(s): Martelli, Eugenia -- Drama | Male impersonators -- New Zealand -- Drama | Transvestites -- Drama | Plays, New ZealandGenre/Form: New Zealand drama -- 20th century.DDC classification: Summary: Play for 4 women and 2 men.
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|Non-Fiction||Alexander Library | Te Rerenga Mai o Te Kauru Stack Room||Stack Room||822 PAR||1||Available|
Enhanced descriptions from Syndetics:
A play for six actors. It is set in 1916, and tells the story of Eugenia Martelli, who lived as a man and married a woman while keeping her gender secret. The story unfolds inside the development of a school play based on Eugenia's life. The play was first performed at Taki Rua Theatre in Wellington in January 1996. Lorae Parry has also published the plays 'Frontwomen' and 'Cracks'.
First performed at Taki Rua Theatre, Wellington, on 19 January 1996.
"Set in 1916 and the present, Eugenia tells the story of Eugenia Martelli, an Italian immigrant, who lives as a man and marries a woman without revealing her true gender"--Back cover.
Play for 4 women and 2 men.