On Book! Readers Theatre

The Velocity of Autumn

Wednesday and Thursday, November 2-3 7:30 pm
Gubelman Theatre
Free Admission!
In this ongoing series, a variety of island directors gathers island actors and friends to read new, classic and prize-winning plays.
The Velocity of Autumn
Written by Eric Coble
Directed by Carol Hooper

Artist Alexandria is nearly 80, and being pressured by her family to move to a nursing home.  When she booby-traps her 2nd floor appartment with homemade Molotov cocktails, her estranged son, Chris, climbs a tree, enters the apartment through the window and attempts to mediate.  

Mother and son work through past and current issues in this comedy/drama  look at the very real problems of aging for both generations.

Featured readers are Scott Dow, Brad Fincher and
Deb Langhans

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