The play is an adaptation of one of the most respected Hungarian writer-poet of the 20th century, Dezső Kosztolányi. The novel is undoubtedly a masterpiece; it has even become a compulsory reading in Hungarian secondary schools.
"Murder has happened. A double murder. The murderer is known: it is the chambermaid, Sweet Anna, who stabbed her employers to death. She confessed her deed, yet she is unable to provide any explanation.
How can an innocent-looking fragile young girl become a murderer?"