Here comes another great comedy..”.for you viewing pleasure!”
Three Jewish widows meet once a month for tea before going to visit their husband’s graves. Ida (Robin Rupert) is sweet tempered and ready to begin a new life, Lucille (Megan Derda) is a feisty embodiment of the girl who just wants to have fun, and Doris (Cynthia Benaglio) is priggish and judgmental, particularly when Sam the butcher (Kirk Hayhurst) enters the scene. He meets the widows while visiting his wife’s grave. Doris and Lucille squash the budding romance between Sam and Ida. They are guilt stricken when this nearly breaks Ida’s heart. Also starring Lucy Ruffner, as “Mildred”.
The Broadway production starred Eileen Heckart as Lucille.
“Funny, sweet tempered, moving.” – Boston Globe
“Very touching and humorous. An evening of pure pleasure that will make you glad you went to the theatre.” –Washington Journal Newspapers