The Year of Magical Thinking

2/10/2023, 2/11/2023, 2/17/2023, 2/18/2023

200 S. Madison Street, Wilmington, DE 19801

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    City Theater Company returns to the Wings Black Box at The Delaware Contemporary this February with The Year of Magical Thinking by Joan Didion, a one-woman play based on her bestselling memoir, starring Mary Catherine Kelley and directed by CTC Artistic Director Kerry Kristine McElrone.

    Adapted by the author for Broadway in 2007, this award-winning play is a riveting and heartfelt elegy that expands on the bestselling book - which won the National Book Award and was a Pulitzer Prize finalist - in its exploration of grief following the deaths of Didion's husband John Gregory Dunne and daughter Quintana Roo.

    Limited engagement, four performances - February 10, 11, 17, 18. All shows 8 PM. There will be an Opening Night Reception immediately following the performance on February 10. Starring Mary Catherine Kelley. Directed by Kerry Kristine McElrone. Set Design by Rick Neidig, Sound Design by Stephen Mannocchio, Lighting Design by Stuart Thomas, Original Music by Joe Trainor.

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