Inspired by the real letters between Mary Woolley and Jeannette Marks spanning from 1899 to 1937, this fast-paced comedy asks: What is revolution? What does it mean to be at odds with the world? How do we fulfill our potential? And how the hell do we grow old together?
Aging. Betrayal. Feminism. Friendship. Love. Education. LGBTQ+ Interest. Women’s Interest.
Critic’s Pick! “A pugnacious, tender, and gloriously funny new play. Bryna Turner makes an immensely auspicious professional playwriting debut […] Bull in a China Shop is passionate, joyous and radiant with life!” – The New York Times Read More
Four Stars! “Bull in a China Shop does the sisterhood proud! Heartbreaking, hilarious, and delectable. – Time Out New York, Read More
Evonne Kezios as Woolley
Tara Rispin as Marks
Sydney Tello as Pearl
Terri Gray as Welsh
Claire Hachenberger as Felicity
Natalie Hurt – Understudy
Director: Melissa Taylor
Assistant Director: Moira Bengochea
Stage Manager: Erich Goldstein
Assistant Stage Manager: Gage Bailie
Costume Designer: Christina McSherry
Intimacy Director: Adriano Cabral
Assistant Intimacy Director: Thomas Rao
Dramaturg: Megan Lee Aguas
Scenic and Lighting Design: Chad Sweet
Bull in a China Shop is presented by arrangement with Concord Theatricals on behalf of Samuel French, Inc.
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