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.
PULITZER PRIZE-WINNING PLAYWRIGHT
“quietly subversive … a defining piece of American drama”
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.