Welcome to the study guide for thirsty.  The purpose of this guide is to provide information about the play including plot, characters and historical context, any of which can be a great springboard for conversation and exploration.

This guide also offers topics for discussion based on themes in the play, and a variety of classroom exercises as a creative gateway to deeper analysis. 


We sincerely hope that you find this guide to be useful. We welcome any feedback you may have, and invite you to contact Judi Pearl, Young Company Manager, English Theatre at or 613-947-7000 ext. 537.

Study guide written by Tanisha Taitt.