Marquette Theatre presents Sarah Ruhl’s “Melancholy Play,” beginning Friday, Nov. 12, at 7:30 p.m. in the Helfaer Theatre. The final show is Saturday, Nov. 20.
What do you do when your friends begin to turn into almonds? Sarah Ruhl’s farce addresses this dilemma and more. “Melancholy Play” is a charming story of a young woman named Tilly who is prone to melancholy. Yet, her sorrow is so strangely appealing that no one can resist falling in love with her. A circle of friends come together in this delightful comedy about sadness that will leave you smiling.