Les Canadiens begins on the Plains of Abraham in 1759 when a French-Canadian soldier throws his rifle to his son and it becomes a hockey stick. It ends in the Montreal Forum on the night of November 15, 1976, when Montreal Canadien fans turn a hockey game into an election victory rally for the independantiste Parti Quebecois. In between, it is a play about Quebec and Canada using hockey as a metaphor??? and a play about hockey using Quebec and Canada as its setting. Les Canadiens was commissioned by and first performed at ...

Les Canadiens 1977, Talon Books,Canada, Vancouver

ISBN-13: 9780889221222

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