The Rez Sisters: A Play in Two Acts
Winner of the Dora Mavor Moore Award for Best New Play
Nominated for the Governor General's Award
This award-winning play by Native playwright Tomson Highway is a powerful and moving portrayal of seven women from a reserve attempting to beat the odds by winning at bingo. And not just any bingo. It is THE BIGGEST BINGO IN THE WORLD and a chance to win a way out of a tort...more
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The play spans a summer in 1986, when seven women decide to travel to Toronto to participate in "THE BIGGEST BINGO IN THE WORLD." Each woman offers the reader a...more
He is fluent in French, English and his native Cree. In 1994 he was invested as a Member of the Order of...more