The New Canadian Curling Club

October 1, 2019|
The New Canadian Curling Club by Mark Crawford
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A Chinese medical student, a Jamaican Tim Horton's manager, an Indian father of three, and a 17-year-old Syrian refugee walk into a curling club. It's Monday night at a small-town rink and it's the first-ever Learn to Curl class for new Canadians. Inspired by the local refugee resettlement program, community-minded Marlene organized this evening to welcome newcomers and "diversify the club". But when she slips on the ice and breaks her hip, the club's ice-maker--who also happens to be Marlene's ex-husband--Stuart MacPhail is forced to step in as head coach. Trouble is, Stuart has plenty of opinions about immigrants. What follows is the hilarious and inspiring story of a group of unlikely athletes who face off against local prejudice and become a true team. Both laugh-out-loud funny and quietly moving, The New Canadian Curling Club is a new Canadian comedy with a heart as big as Canada itself!

Since his first play premiered in 2014, Mark Crawford has quickly become one of Canada''s most popular playwrights. That first play, Stag and Doe, premiered at the Blyth Festival, has had several productions here at home, and recently had its international premiere in Lodz, Poland. His next play, Bed and Breakfast, premiered at the Tho...
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Title:The New Canadian Curling Club
Format:Paperback
Product dimensions:80 pages, 8.5 X 5.5 X 0.25 in
Shipping dimensions:80 pages, 8.5 X 5.5 X 0.25 in
Published:October 1, 2019
Publisher:J. Gordon Shillingford Publishing
Language:English
Appropriate for ages:All ages
ISBN - 13:9781927922538

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