Tuesday, September 17, 2019


Marisa Wegrzyn
Dragon Productions Theatre Company

Zoe Lytle, Troy Johnson, Allie Bailey, and Sarah Haas
In the imagination of playwright Marisa Wergzyn, the so-called “mortal clock” is a pocket watch every human carries within – one whose chain is wrapped around our hearts, with our death date and time engraved within.  A swirling mixture of mystery, science fiction, fantasy, magical reality, and even dark comedy, Hickorydickory dares us to contemplate what would we do if we knew the exact minute we will someday die and whom would we tell or not.  Further, this 2009 Wasserstein Prize-winning script – now in its Bay Area premiere at Dragon Productions Theatre Company – challenges us to consider what “tethered by love” really means and for what relationships we might take time off our mortal clock and transfer to someone else.  

Please continue to Talkin' Broadway for my complete review: 

Rating: 3 E

Hickorydickory continues through September 29, 2019 at Dragon Productions Theatre Company, 2120 Broadway Street, Redwood City.  Tickets are available at http://www.dragonproductions.net or by calling 650-493-2006.

Photo Credit: Lance Huntley

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