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The Gingerbread Lady
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The Gingerbread Lady

Kentwood Players
Westchester Playhouse
8301 Hindry Ave
Westchester, CA , 90045

Neil Simon’s The Gingerbread Lady is a dramatic comedy about Evy Meara, a popular cabaret singer who has hit the skids. Set in New York City in 1972 after Evy’s short stay in rehab, her best friend, the age-defying Toby, her daughter Polly, and Jimmy Perry, a gay actor, all try to help her adjust to sobriety with a jolly birthday party. Enter Lou Tanner, a former lover, who ends up giving her a black eye. The party is a wash out, the “gingerbread lady” falls off the wagon and hits the ropes once again. With Neil Simon’s characteristic wit and humor, his serious story of lost misfits is genuinely and deeply touching.

July 14 - August 19, 2017
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