April 30 – June 5, 2011
2 hours and 20 minutes
A world premiere and Goodman Theatre commission
In this enchanting new comedy by MacArthur "Genius" Grant winner Sarah Ruhl, art imitates life—or is it the other way around?
When ex-lovers HE and SHE are thrown together as romantic leads in a long-forgotten 1930s melodrama, they quickly lose touch with reality as the story onstage begins to follow them offstage. Stage Kiss is a charming tale about what happens when lovers share a stage kiss—or when actors share a real one...