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Melancholy Play

A Chamber Musical
By Todd Almond & Sarah Ruhl

June 7 - 16, 2024

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Tilly's exquisite melancholy turns seductive, unraveling a whimsical tale of love, chaos, and the quest to bring happiness back.


In this chamber musical version of Sarah Ruhl's Melancholy Play, Tilly’s melancholy is of an exquisite quality. She turns her melancholy into a sexy thing, and every stranger she meets falls in love with her.

One day, inexplicably, Tilly becomes happy, and wreaks havoc on the lives of her paramours. Frances, Tilly’s hairdresser, becomes so melancholy that she turns into an almond. It is up to Tilly to get her back.

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