Marvin's Room

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RUNNING TIME
2hr. 15min. (1 intermission)
Closes Aug 27, 2017

WHAT IS IT ABOUT?

Estranged sisters Lee (Janeane Garofalo) and Bessie (Lili Taylor) have never seen eye to eye. Lee is a single mother who's been busy raising her troubled teenage son, Hank. Bessie's got her hands full with their elderly father and his soap opera-obsessed sister. When Bessie is diagnosed with leukemia, the two women reunite for the first time in 18 years. Are Lee's good intentions and wig-styling skills enough to make up for her long absence? Can Bessie help Hank finally feel at home somewhere...or at least keep him from burning her house down? Can these almost-strangers become a family in time to make plans, make amends, and maybe make a trip to Disney World? Exploring an unsentimental reality with hope, compassion, and a dose of wonderfully absurd humor, Marvin's Room is a life-affirming reminder of the gift we give ourselves when we love unconditionally.

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http://www.roundabouttheatre.org/Shows-Events/Marvins-Room.aspx

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