Play directory : Boston Marriage

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  • Author
    David Mamet
  • Written
  • Setting
    Late 19th-century
  • Overview
    A three-hander with all female character, the play concern a Boston Marriage, a relationship between two women which has implications of physical and particularly emotional intimacy without men. Anna, a mistress, tries to convince Claire that she is not in love with another woman. Claire has arranged for her new love to come to Anna's house and when she does, she realises a necklace Anna is wearing belongs to her mother.