Bag Lady Fact Sheet

Fact Sheet

Festival:        2009 Capital Fringe Festival
2009 Capital Fringe:    The mission of Capital Fringe, a 501(c)3 non-profit organization, is to connect exploratory artists with adventurous audiences by creating outlets and spaces for creative and contemporary performance in the District.

Play:            “Bag Lady” – a one-woman show
Playwright:    Jean Claude van Itallie
Presented by special permission of Dramatists Play Service

Short Blurb:

Meet Clara: Russian émigré. Surviver. The Virgin Queen. She’s the Empress of New York with a bench, a doll, a realm to rule. “Phenomenal…a captivating, breathless fury” Hill Rag “Startlingly convincing.” Washington Post

Theatre:        The Sanctuary Theatre, Inc.
Location:        The Bedroom at Fort Fringe
612 L St., NW
Washington, DC 20001

Director:                     Michael Oliver
Actor:                          Elizabeth Bruce
Sound Design:          Francisco Rosario
Original Music:        Rajan Bery

Running Time:         50 minutes
Dates/Times:           Opens  Sunday, July 12, 2009 – 4:30 pm
Wednesday, July 15, 2009 – 5:00 pm
Friday, July 17, 2009 – 6:00 pm
Thursday, July 23, 2009 – 9:00 pm
Sunday, July 26, 2009 – 12:00 noon

Tickets:        $15
Box Office:   1-866-811-4111
Fringe Publicist:     Laura Gross, 202-265-5383, c: 202-255-2054,
Information:        202-841-7181 or 202-529-3143
Metro:            Metro Train Mt. Vernon Sq., 7th Street (Green/Yellow)
Metro Bus:     70, 71, 79, 80, G8, P6, X2