Blue Door: Touching Drama from Victory Gardens Theater
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The last date listed for Blue Door was Sunday February 21, 2010 / 3:00pm.
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A nursing home in northern Idaho is shutting down, making the futures of the longtime employees and three remaining patients uncertain. Even worse, Gerald, a 91-year-old patient suffering from Alzheimer's, has wandered off. The search for Gerald takes place in the midst of a record-breaking blizzard, but that's not the only crisis the staff is dealing with. This Midwest premiere by award-winning playwright Samuel D. Hunter and director Joanie Schultz -- the same team behind last season's The Whale -- is an emotional and funny look at life with plenty of unexpected twists. Learn More
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I loved that it was a two person play. It was intimate and riveting. Also, as an African American woman, it was difficult to watch at times, but I can appreciate the honesty and am always happy to see this subject matter tackled with class.
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This was a well acted, powerful story of identity and family and the journey toward self-acceptance. The set design enhanced the story and created for me an intimate connection to the story and characters (I especially liked it when the...continued
A soul-searching journey begins when an African-American professor is left by his wife due to his reluctance to embrace his identity. The night of their break he’s visited by the spirits of several male ancestors whose stories illuminate and guide his way._ Blue Door _is a beautiful exploration of family and identity that will resonate with anyone who has ever struggled to live with—or escape—the past.