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Intimate Apparel

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This event finished on 12 February 2017

Intimate Apparel (PlayMakers Repertory Company in the Paul Green Theatre at UNC-Chapel Hill).

Mending a life unraveling at the seams

Esther sews elegant intimates for high society and fallen women alike, fashioning an independent path in her search for love and respect. A compelling look at the joys and sorrows of an African- American seamstress told against the rich tapestry of 1905 New York.


“quietly subversive … a defining piece of American drama”
The Observer


This beautiful story addresses the age old struggle to find intimacy and meaning while going after your dream. The themes in this play will best be appreciated by patrons 14 and older.