Alice Ripley Will Reprise Site-Specific Solo Drama The Pink Unicorn

Off-Broadway News   Alice Ripley Will Reprise Site-Specific Solo Drama The Pink Unicorn
The production will return for a two-week encore engagement at The Cell in August.
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Tony Award winner Alice Ripley will reprise her performance as a conservative Christian woman grappling with her daughter's gender identity in Elise Forier Edie’s monologue play The Pink Unicorn, which will return for a two-week encore run August 13–25 at The Cell.

Out of the Box Theatrics, which utilizes non-traditional spaces to create site-specific theatre, produces the show that had its Off-Broadway premiere in May at the Episcopal Actors’ Guild.

Directed by Amy E. Jones, The Pink Unicorn centers on Trisha Lee, a conservative Christian widow living in a small Texas town whose 14-year-old daughter announces that she is “gender queer” and intends to start a gay–straight alliance in her high school.

Hunter Dowell is the show’s costume designer. Tina Scariano is the production stage manager.

Edie, a playwright and actor, previously performed the solo play across the U.S., including a New York appearance at the United Solo Festival prior to its current incarnation.

For tickets, priced $35.50–$69.50, visit

Ripley has been a special guest performer on Playbill’s Broadway on the High Seascruises. Cabins are now on sale for Broadway in the Great Northwest, Playbill Travel’s first domestic cruise that will bring passengers on a journey through the Pacific Northwest from April 26–May 4, 2020, and for Broadway on the Mediterranean(August 31–September 7, 2020), featuring Audra McDonald, Will Swenson, Gavin Creel, Lindsay Mendez, and more to be announced. Playbill Travel is currently accepting waitlist travelers for its sold-outBroadway in Bordeaux With Michael Feinstein (September 1–9, 2019). Call Playbill Travel for tickets at 866-455-6789 or visit

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