The Bridges of Madison County
May
6
Jun 3

The Bridges of Madison County

  • Calderwood Pavilion at the BCA

A chance meeting between an Italian-American farm wife and a world weary photographer leads to a soul-stirring affair in a sweeping musical saga that combines thrilling intimacy with near-operatic grandeur for a heart-rending reflection on love, loss, and acceptance.


The Who & The What
Mar
31
Apr 30

The Who & The What

  • Calderwood Pavilion at the BCA

Brilliant novelist Zarina is writing about women and Islam when she meets Eli, a young convert who bridges the gap between her modern life and traditional heritage. When her conservative father discovers her controversial manuscript, they all must confront the beliefs that define them.

How Soft the Lining
Nov
5
Nov 20

How Soft the Lining

  • Calderwood Pavilion at the BCA

Inspired by the extraordinary relationship of Mary Todd Lincoln and Elizabeth Keckly, Mrs. Lincoln’s freed black seamstress, this play is the story of both women’s lives and the primary events that brought them together during a critical moment in our nation’s history. A world premiere by Kirsten Greenidge

Marjorie Prime
Sep
8
Oct 9

Marjorie Prime

  • Central Square Theatre

In the not too distant future in the time of artificial intelligence, 85-year-old Marjorie, a woman whose memory is fading, is kept company by a handsome, younger version of her husband Walter, programmed to talk with her about her past.

Little Row Boat or, Conjecture (staged reading)
Apr
23
5:00 pm17:00

Little Row Boat or, Conjecture (staged reading)

  • Cleveland Playhouse

A staged reading of a new play by Kirsten Greenidge that explores the historical relationship between teenage slave Sally Hemings and her owner, Thomas Jefferson. Little Row Boat is a visceral and intricate story of convictions, contradictions, and sacrifice in the pursuit of liberty.