Is there a right way to grieve? What if you aren’t doing it right? People have a lot of opinions on how we should behave in our grief, but rarely does the grieving person feel like they know, or even want, to do it “by the book.” Be A Good Little Widow, a play running Oct. 27 through Nov. 18 at Open Book Theatre in Trenton, delves into the messy, funny and yes, sad reality of grieving.
Playwright Bekah Brunstetter is a co-producer of NBC’s hit series This Is Us, known for its complicated, flawed characters and engaging dialogue. Director Adriane Galea said Brunstetter’s script for Be A Good Little Widow is “beautifully written” and “witty, powerfully human theater.” [Read more…]