The Soul of the White Ant


Snoo Wilson

Published by Samuel French Inc

3 Male 3 Female

Bizarre, surreal and comic, this play is about a racial murder in South Africa and its subsequent cover up by the press and the police. Mabel's husband is away so she takes and then shoots a Black lover

Repercussions include pregnancy for two local girls because of the hilarious police attempts to dispose of the body. A dead scientist who claims to have been an ant organizes a miraculous cure for the unwanted pregnancies

"A diabolical comedy about the evils of apartheid" ~ N.Y. Times

"Mad, macabre, and murderously funny" ~ N.Y. Post

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