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Technicolor Life


  • The Smith Theatre 10901 Little Patuxent Pkwy Columbia, MD, 21044 United States (map)

by Jami Brandli

Directed by Joseph W. Ritsch

WORLD PREMIERE/Women’s Voices Theater Festival
October 21-November 8, 2015
Smith Theatre

Maxine, a book smart teenager, is caught between her older sister, a wounded soldier who just returned from the war in Iraq, and her ailing grandmother with a flair for American movie musicals.  With the help of her new imaginary friends—Lorelei Lee and Dorothy Shaw from Gentlemen Prefer Blondes—Maxine secretly creates a dating profile for her sister and successfully sets her up with another wounded vet. Life takes a turn when her grandmother announces she'll be ending her life and wants her family to support her final wish by throwing her a good-bye party. With that, Maxine has to grow up fast. Rep Stage is honored to produce this world premiere as part of the Women’s Voices Theater Festival.

Earlier Event: August 3
Secret Monkey Social Club
Later Event: November 25
Elephant & Piggie's We're In A Play