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Autumn 2014 Mainstage: Lost in Yonkers

About the Play

“By America's great comic playwright, this memory play is set in a Yonkers in 1942. The hit Broadway production featured Irene Worth, Mercedes Ruehl, and Kevin Spacey in award-winning performances. Bella is 35 years old, mentally challenged, and living at home with her mother, stern Grandma Kurnitz . As the play opens, ne’er do-well son Eddie deposits his two young sons on the old lady’s doorstep. He is financially strapped and taking to the road as a salesman. The boys are left to contend with Grandma, with Bella and her secret romance, and with Louie, her brother, a small-time hoodlum in a strange new world called Yonkers.

— From the publisher

About This Production

Dates
November 13-15 and 20–22, 2014, 7:30 p.m.
November 22, 2 p.m. Matinee

Location
E.E. Bach Theatre in McKinley Hall, SPU campus

Director
Candace Vance

Scenery Designer
Richard Lorig

Costume Designer
Sarah Mosher

Box Office

Box Office at a Glance

P: 206-281-2959
E: boxoffice@spu.edu
O: McKinley Hall

More information, including Box Office hours of operation.

Candace Vance

Read Seattle Pacific Instructor of Theatre Candace Vance’s story in her own words.

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