The Suicide (Fratti)

by  Mario Fratti

Short Play, Drama  /  1m, 2f

A young couple sit up waiting for her mother. They become overwhelmed with guilt and they dwell on their shabby treatment towards the old woman. They become obsessed with the thought she has committed suicide. What will people say? When the old lady returns home after having done something kind and …

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The Suicide (Fratti)

by  Mario Fratti

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A young couple sit up waiting for her mother. They become overwhelmed with guilt and they dwell on their shabby treatment towards the old woman. They become obsessed with the thought she has committed suicide. What will people say? When the old lady returns home after having done something kind and thoughtful-- they turn on her and the cycle of cruelty begins again. Acclaimed by European critics. In Four by Fratti.
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Mario Fratti

Mario Fratti, professor emeritus of Italian literature at Hunter College, is an internationally acclaimed playwright and drama critic. Author of such works as Suicide, ...

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