BURNISHED BY GRIEF - A Romantic Comedy

by Ellen Maddow

directed by Paul Zimet

Burnished by Grief - A Romantic Comedy 

A love letter to the chaos of cramped New York City living. This music-fused, sinister romantic comedy is inspired by Obie award-winning playwright Ellen Maddow’s work as a mediator in Brooklyn Civil Court, where she has witnessed how the city’s extraordinary diversity, combined with close living, has produced complex misunderstandings and remarkable relationships. Created by the multiple Obie Award winning Talking Band, Burnished by Grief, is a chaotic, over stimulated urban mash up filled with constant motion, scrambled energy and the overlapping realities of race, culture and multiple generations. Seven characters long for a pocket of stillness, the solace of beauty, relief from loneliness, and the possibility of falling head over heels in love with their opposites.


 1/22/2016 at 7:30pm
 1/23/2016 at 2:00pm
 1/23/2016 at 7:30pm
 1/24/2016 at 2:00pm
 1/25/2016 at 7:30pm
 1/27/2016 at 7:30pm
 1/28/2016 at 7:30pm
 1/29/2016 at 7:30pm
 1/30/2016 at 7:30pm
 1/31/2016 at 2:00pm
 2/3/2016 at 7:30pm
 2/4/2016 at 7:30pm
 2/5/2016 at 7:30pm
 2/6/2016 at 7:30pm
 2/7/2016 at 2:00pm

Theatre/Venue La MaMa Experimental Theatre 

74A East 4th St  New York

Phone Number for Reservations 646-430-5374 
Website for reservations www.lamama.org  
Running time 1hr. 30min. 


Producing Organization: LaMaMa Experimental Theater Club  
Website www.lamama.org  
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