BOTTOM LINE: A fascinating and deeply moving look at the depth of the relationship between two childhood friends, and how choice (or lack thereof) can change the course of a life.
In Sheila, the new play by The Associates, the frazzled but eager Gloria has just returned to her hometown after years of life on a commune, where she was completely cut off from the world outside. She hustles and bustles, dealing with everyday tasks, until an old friend, the straight-laced and mature Mary, suddenly arrives...
BOTTOM LINE: Suzanne Bocanegra speaks though Lili Taylor, delivering a lecture on the dual perception of woman as a Mother and a Whore.
The Festival runs February 13 - March 5.
2 Theaters, 3 Weeks, 12 Days, 30 independent theater companies, and over 150 performances.
We will be reviewing each and every of the 30 shows in the festival.