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    The Misery Play

    Presented by at Puppet Showplace Theater

    April 29 - May 1, 2011


    The Misery Play

    The Misery Play is a surreal, dark comedy exploring what it is like to go through life when your name is Misery. Funny and touching at the same time, this original story is full of puppet vignettes, French cafes, paper airplanes and countless suicide attempts that only resolve in epic failure.

    Written by Lialia Chepulite
    Directed by Brenda Huggins
    Featuring Sammi Gassel, Ryan Gonor, Lindsey HR

    Set Design by Chad Bianchi
    Lighting and Sound Allie Herryman

    Run time, approx. 50 mins

    Lialia Chepulite is an award winning playwright and founding member of This & That Theatre Group. Her visionary work is tailored for physical and performance art theatre, which gives both director and actors an environment for improvisation and interpretation. Now based as a working playwright and director in NYC, Lialia is an active member of playwriting group "Playsmiths"

    This &That Theatre Group is a Boston-based company founded in 2008. The Group strives to create theater representing life’s misfortune that alternate’s with eccentric, extravagant occurrences and dark comedy. It merges all genres of art, including theatre, puppetry, vaudeville, performance art and dance, which allows the group to explore humanity through experimentation, impulse, and the urgency of moment to moment existence.


    Puppet Showplace Theatre
    32 Station Street
    Brookline, MA 02445

    Take the D Green Line T to the Brookline Village stop. Theatre is located across the street.

    Street parking is available.


    Puppet Showplace Theater

    32 Station Street
    Brookline, MA 02445

    Full map and directions

    Admission Info:

    $12/ General Admission, $7/ Student


    General Day and Time Info:

    Fri, April 29 at 8PM & Sun, May 1 at 7PM

    Phone: 860-416-7323

    Accessibility Information:

    Official Website

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