• BY: David Lindsay-Abaire
  • DIRECTED BY: Alex Rapport
  • SHOW DATES: 09/14/2023 thru 10/15/2023
  • PREVIEW DATES: Thursday 09/14/23 & Friday 09/15/23
  • OPENING NIGHT CELEBRATION: Saturday 09/16/23
  • SUNDAY MATINEES: @2pm on 09/24/23, 10/01/23, 10/08/23, 10/15/23


Sun, Sep 24 2023


7:30 PM - 9:30 PM

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Mendocino Theatre Company
45200 Little Lake

A sunny room on an upper floor is prime real estate in the Bristol Place Senior Living Facility, so when the cantankerous Abby is forced to share her quarters with new-arrival Marilyn, she has no choice but to get rid of the infuriatingly chipper woman by any means necessary. A seemingly harmless bet between the old women quickly escalates into a dangerous game of one-upmanship that reveals not just the tenacity of these worthy opponents, but also deeper truths that each would rather remain hidden.

A show to treasure. David Lindsay-Abaire’s ripping RIPCORD is a deeply satisfying and vastly entertaining story of two elderly women thrown together by a comic cosmic force possessed of a wicked sense of humor…