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Picnic

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Synopsis

The play takes place on Labor Day weekend in the joint backyards of two widows. One house belongs to Flo Owens, who lives there with her two daughters, Madge and Millie, and a schoolteacher boarder. The other house belongs to Helen Potts, who lives with her elderly and invalid mother. Into this female atmosphere comes a young man named Hal Carter, whose animal vitality seriously upsets the entire group.

Character Breakdown

Howard
Millie
Irma
Christine
Hal
Rosemary
Flo
Helen
Alan
Mr. Benson