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March 4 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm$12 - $17
The time is 1905, the place New York City, where Esther, a black seamstress, lives in a boarding
house for women and sews intimate apparel for clients who range from wealthy white patrons to
prostitutes. Winner of the 2004 New York Drama Critics Circle and the Outer Critics Circle Awards.
“…a deeply moving portrait of Esther, a middle-aged African-American woman…Nottage’s play has a
delicacy and eloquence that seem absolutely right for the time she is depicting…New York has no
richer play…” —NY Daily News. “Ms. Nottage has done so much good historical research…I want
Ms. Nottage to keep working with this form; we see it so little, and we need it so much.” —NY Times.
Price: $17; $15 seniors and active military; $12 children (12 and under)