- Runtime: Ninety minutes (no intermission)
- By: Marsha Norman
Clear Space is finding a great audience for these “grittier” shows in our line-up. I’m excited for audiences to be brave with us for this very special show.” Sydney Gray (Jessie)
The scene is the room of a small house on an isolated country road, which is shared by Jessie (Sydney Gray) and her mother (Elaine Faye). Jessie's father is dead; her loveless marriage ended in divorce; her last job didn't work out and, in general, her life is stale and unprofitable. As the play begins Jessie asks for her father's service revolver and calmly announces that she intends to kill herself. This eloquent, enthralling and ultimately shattering Pulitzer Prize winning play explores if life is no longer worth living. "...honest, uncompromising, lucid, penetrating, well-written, dramatic, and...unmanipulatively moving..."
ONE WEEKEND ONLY!
Friday and Saturday night at 7:00pm
Sunday matinee at 3:00pm
Presented by Blue Moon
is produced through special arrangement with Dramatists Play Service.
All authorized performance materials are also supplied by Dramatists Play Service
440 Park Avenue South, New York, NY 10016 (212)-683-8960 www.dramatists.com