May 4: Backstage with BJ: Cry It Out

04.27.2018 12:00:00
Northlight Theatre's Backstage with BJ: Cry It Out

Join Artistic Director BJ Jones for a mid-day discussion featuring special guest artists, actors, directors, and designers offering behind-the-scenes insight into each production while it is still in rehearsal. Cry It Out opens May 10 and runs through June 17.  

Friday, May 4, 2018 at 12:00pm

Northlight Theatre | 9501 Skokie Blvd., Skokie, IL 60077



Molly Smith Metzler's Cry It Out is described as follows:

Cooped up on maternity leave and eager for conversation, Jessie invites the funny and forthright Lina for coffee in their neighboring backyards. They become fast friends, quickly bonding over their shared "new mom" experience—and arousing the interest of a wealthy neighbor hoping for a similar connection. This insightful comedy takes an honest look at the absurdities of new motherhood, the dilemma of returning to work versus staying at home, and how class impacts parenthood and friendship. 

The discussion will start at noon and last approximately for one hour. 

This event is FREE and open to the public, but reservations are required. Contact Francisco Lopez at flopez@northlight.org or 847.324.1232 to change or cancel your reservation.



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