Lane is a successful doctor - except that her Brazilian maid hates cleaning and dreams instead about creating the perfect joke. Lane's sister, Virginia loves cleaning and does a deal with the maid to take over cleaning Lane's house. Lane's life, meanwhile, is beginning to unravel..."The Clean House" has its British premiere at Sheffield Crucible in March 2006, starring Patricia Hodge as the doctor and directed by Samuel West. It won the Susan Smith Blackburn Prize in 2004, the only prize in the world only for women playwrights. This volume also includes "Eurydice", Ruhl's reinvention of the tragic Greek tale of love and loss - plus a third play.
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Author Biography - Sarah Ruhl
Sarah Ruhl is a 'Playwright with a unique comic voice, perspective and sense of theatre' (Variety). The Clean House and Eurydice have been widely performed in American regional theatres.