"Still, Birth" by Robyne Parrish and Coley Campany is a large cast play focusing on two women dealing with pregnancy loss, complications with late term abortion, and the healing process in the aftermath of their personal tragedies. Theater for the New City will present the play's world premiere August 28 to September 1 as part of their 2019 Dream Up Festival, directed by Robyne Parrish.
The drama follows Lillie, who is experiencing her second miscarriage, and Meredith, who after being five months pregnant finds out that her child won't be able to live outside her womb. With the help of loved ones closest to them, Lillie and Meredith are able to find a way to move past their ordeals and eventually are able to heal.
August 28 at 6:30 PM, August 29 at 9 PM, August 30 at 9 PM, August 31 at 5 PM, September 1 at 8 PM
Theater for the New City (Cabaret Theater) 155 1st Avenue
Presented by Theater for the New City (Crystal Field, Artistic Director) as part of Dream Up Festival 2019
Tickets: $15 Box Office: (212) 254-1109, http://www.dreamupfestival.org
Running time: 40 minutes