Overview of themes

Tally's Blood centres on a Scots-Italian family in the years between 1936 and 1955. By choosing these characters and this period, Anne Marie Di Mambro is able to address a range of themes in the play. These include:

  • War
  • Love
  • Nationalism and national identity
  • Roles of men and women
  • Working life

theme_624Main themes of Tally's Blood