Vermont Pride Theater Summer Festival - Bright Half Life

Sunday, Jul 22, 2018 at 7:30pm


Bright Half Life, by Tanya Barfield, directed by Kim Ward. Taking place over a 45-year period, the play thoughtfully explores the stages of a relationship between two lesbians. In a non-linear way, the audience comes to understand how the two very different women met and married, how they lived as a couple, and how their lives circled each other, both in and out of that relationship. The New Yorker says, “Most relationships develop in one of two ways - they endure or they don’t. Ms. Barfield’s variegated structure complicates this simple either/or, showing the volatility in a long-term partnership, the joy and desolation, the hurt and help - all intermingled, all at once…”

Cost: Adults $20 advance, $22 at the door; students $5 advance, $17 at the door