Theatregoers across the country took her 2.5 Minute Ride; now Connecticut residents can catch a workshop production of Lisa Kron's latest autobiographical work, Well. The one woman play starring Kron will play June 15-23 on Long Wharf's Stage II during the annual International Festival of Arts & Ideas.
In Well, Kron looks at her mother's life as an advocate for racial integration in the 1970's and her family's history of chronic illness. An Obie and Drama-Logue Award winner for 2.5 Minute Ride, Kron also penned the Drama Desk nominee 101 Humiliating Stories and was a founding member of the Five Lesbian Brothers.
Tickets are $15. For reservations, call (203) 787-4282. The International Festival of Arts & Ideas is on the web at http://www.artidea.org. The Long Wharf Theatre is on the web at http://www.longwharf.org.
— By Christine Ehren