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The Clean House, by Sarah Ruhl

Part of the Winter Studio Festival of Plays

Jan 14, 2017
4:00PM - 6:00PM

A staged reading of this 2004 play by Sarah Ruhl. The play is a whimsical romantic comedy centered on Matilde, a Brazilian cleaning woman who would rather be a comedian. A whimsical and poignant look at class, comedy and the true nature of love.

Directed by Kelly Galvin
Cast: Elizabeth Aspenlieder, Tom Jaeger, Annette Miller, Andrea Ramos, Victoria Rhoades

Winner of the 2004 Susan Smith Blackburn Prize
Finalist for the 2005 Pulitzer Prize in Drama

"Fresh, funny ... a memorable play, imbued with a melancholy but somehow comforting philosophy: that a perfect punch line can be as sublime as the most wrenchingly lovely aria." - The New York Times

"A rich work about big themes from a young playwright with an original and audacious voice." - Variety

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Shakespeare & Company is a professional live theatre company in the heart of the Berkshires, presenting a vibrant summer performance season featuring the works of Shakespeare in repertory with classic and contemporary plays. The Company offers one of the most extensive actor training programs by a regional theatre in the country, and is also home to an award-winning and nationally recognized theatre-in-education program.