RIPCORD by David Lindsay-Abaire; directed by Alex Rapport



directed by Alex Rapport

Ann Woodhead, Jan Saul, Mark Friedrich, Bryn Martin,
Raven Deerwater & Lucas Kiehn-Thilman

Set Design by Diane Larson
Light Design by Missy Weaver
Costume Design by Janice Cilliford
Stage Management by Jacob Turner

September 14 thru October 15, 2023

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…