The Margaret by Bev Brett


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Chronicles the epic saga of dissident Highland Presbyterian Minister Norman MacLeod and the Gaelic community of St. Ann's, Cape Breton in the last days before they embark on a migration to New Zealand. Norman, revolutionary turned tyrant, battles with a merchant when the potato famine threatens and his connection to God is questioned by the community when he orders a harsh punishment of the son of one of his strongest followers. A love affair blossoms between Norman's daughter, Margaret, and a lowland sailor.

Year Printed: 2011

First produced in 2002 at St. Ann's Bay Players, St. Ann's, N.S.

Running TIme: 115 minutes
Acts: 2

Male Cast: 7
Female Cast: 4