The Breath of Life

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Forget nothing. Regret nothing.

May 4 — June 16, 2019
In the Ellyn Bye Studio

Previews May 4–9 | Opening night May 10
By David Hare

“One of Hare’s finest ... bitingly funny and often deeply affecting.” —The Daily Telegraph

Frances was the dutiful wife. Madeleine was the not-so-dutiful mistress. In this sardonically funny comedy, Frances and Madeleine – two women of a certain age – meet face-to-face and find common ground in their independence from the man they unknowingly shared. Featuring Portland favorites Sharonlee McLean (The Receptionist and 25 others at The Armory) and Gretchen Corbett (Nurse Ratched in One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest).

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Performance Times

Evenings: Tuesdays – Sundays at 7:30 p.m.*
Matinees: Saturdays and Sundays at 2 p.m., Thursdays at noon*

*Note: These are general performance times. Certain productions may have exceptions. View the season calendar or select “more performances” in the sidebar to view available dates and times.

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