BY SARA RUHL
DIRECTED BY PETER SHEPPARD
PLAYING AUGUST 25-SEPTEMBER 2
Art imitates Life. Life imitates Art.
When two actors with a history are thrown together as romantic leads in a forgotten 1930s melodrama, they quickly lose touch with reality as the story onstage follows them offstage.
A woman - SHE - in her mid-forties. Plays the role of Ada Wilcox
A man - HE - in his mid-forties. Plays the role of Johnny Lowell
A director, ADRIAN SCHWALBACH
KEVIN, the reader, also plays the understudy and the doctor and the butler
ANGELA - An actress in her early twenties who can believably play a teenager - plays the MAID in Act I and ANGELA in Act II
An actress in her late twenties or early thirties, plays MILLICENT in Act I and LAURIE in Act II