The Savage Dilemma
by John Patrick
Dates: Feb. 13, 14, 15, 16, 20, 21, 22, 23, 27, 28, March 1, 2, 6, 7, 8, 9, 13, 14, 15, *16, 2014
* indicates dessert-only matinee beginning at 2 PM
crossed out dates indicate a sold out performance
Depressed and world-weary, after extensive travels, the reputedly wealthy Mrs. Ethel Savage returns to the sheltered precincts of The Cloisters, seeking refuge among her former fellow patients. But The Cloisters is on the verge of closing due to lack of funds, and as Mrs. Savage's fortune is now in the control of her greedy stepchildren, she is powerless to help. Filled with delightful plot twists and turns, the play leads to a heartwarming lesson in the essential goodness that lurks somewhere even in the worst (and sanest) of us...
The cast includes Susan Schave, Phyllis Stotz, Alex R. Hey, Julie Marino, Caelan Mangan, Joe Breen, Michael Muller, Megan Whitney, Samantha Haan, and Cleo Hilding. The show is directed by John Boe.