The Birds and the Bees by Mark CrawfordThe Birds and the Bees by Mark Crawford

The Birds and the Bees

byMark Crawford

Paperback | October 1, 2017

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This weekend may be the last-ever Turkey Days, but for these four characters, that isjust the beginning! Sarah, a turkey farmer, has just left her husband and moved back home to live with her mom Gail. Gail's a beekeeper and she has other things to worry about--like why her honeybees are dropping dead. Then there's Earl: Gail's neighbour, farm tenant, and the ex-husband of Gail's ex-husband's new wife. In these past twenty years, he's been keeping himself mighty busy with the ladies, but Gail's never really got back on that to speak. And finally, there's Ben: an athletic 23-year-old Masters student, here to study the declining bee populations. Secretly still a virgin, he's about to get a big lesson in pollination... Set in two adjoining bedrooms on a modern Canadian farm, the play tackles sex, love, science, family, and the artificial insemination of turkeys. The Birds and the Bees is a laugh-out-loud comedy with a huge, honeyed heart.
Mark Crawford is an actor and playwright. His plays Stag and Doe and Bed and Breakfast are published as a double volume by Scirocco Drama. Since its premiere in 2014 at the Blyth Festival, Stag and Doe has become one of the most-produced new Canadian plays of the decade. Bed and Breakfast premiered in 2015 at the Thousand Islands Play...
Title:The Birds and the BeesFormat:PaperbackDimensions:96 pages, 8.5 × 5.5 × 0.3 inPublished:October 1, 2017Publisher:J. Gordon Shillingford PublishingLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:1927922364

ISBN - 13:9781927922361