Sunday, March 10, 2013

GOOD PEOPLE by David Lindsay-Abaire, Different Stages at the CIty Theatre, April 19 - May 11, 2013

Different Stages Austin TX


Good People

by David Lindsay-Abaire
April 19 – May 11, 2013
City Theater, 3823 Airport, Suite D -- click for map

Directed by Karen Jambon

With humor and pathos, Good People, explores the struggles, shifting loyalties, and unshakeable hopes that come with having next to nothing in America. Set in Boston's Southie neighborhood, where a night on the town means a rousing night of bingo, where this month's paycheck barely covers last month's bills, we meet Margaret Walsh. Margaret has lost her job, is facing eviction, and scrambling to catch a break. When she re–acquaints with a friend from the old neighborhood, someone who is now a very successful doctor, she attempts to use their childhood acquaintance as a ticket to turning her life around. Good People is tough and tender and explores the tension of class in America.

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