Virtual Feminist Book Club Meeting

The Wolves by Sarah DeLappe

This will be a virtual book club meeting on zoom. RSVP to eshavers@gmail.com if you would like to attend and we will send you a link on the day of the meeting to join in. 

One of the most-talked about new plays of the 2016 Off-Broadway season, Sarah DeLappe’s The Wolves opened to enthusiastic acclaim, including two sold-out, extended runs at The Playwrights Realm/The Duke on 42nd Street.

The Wolves follows the 9 teenage girls—members of an indoor soccer team—as they warm up, engage in banter and one-upmanship, and fight battles big and small with each other and themselves. As the teammates warm up in sync, a symphony of overlapping dialogue spills out their concerns, including menstruation (pads or tampons?), is Coach hung over?, eating disorders, sexual pressure, the new girl, and the Khmer Rouge (what it is, how to pronounce it, and do they need to know about it—“We don’t do genocides ’til senior year.”) By season’s and play’s end, amidst the wins and losses, rivalries and tragedies, they are warriors tested and ready—they are The Wolves. 

Event date: 
Monday, June 1, 2020 - 5:45pm to 6:45pm
Event address: 
326 Bull Street
Savannah, GA 31401
The Wolves: A Play: Off-Broadway Edition Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781468315714
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: The Overlook Press - June 19th, 2018