Meet Nelly Fail

Meet Nelly Fail

Meet Nelly Fail


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Azuka Theatre New Professionals production presents
the East Coast Premiere of
By Philip Dawkins | Directed by Allison Heishman
Featuring Tabitha Allen, Brendan Dalton, Kevin Meehan, Mary Beth Shrader & Isa St. Clair.

Meet the Fail sisters: Nelly, Gerty and Jenny June. Enter their world of talking clocks, cockatoos and catastrophe. When a young man named Mortimer Mortimer stops by their clock shop on a Sunday drive none of their lives will ever be the same. Full of music and magic and set in thriving 1928 Chicago, this funny and moving fable play reminds us that, in the end, love is the only thing that matters.

enchanted and enchanting” – Chicago Sun-Times

In the fantastically macabre ‘Failure: A Love Story’, playwright Philip Dawkins manages to find the quirky, heartwarming delight in the unavoidable.” – Huffington Post

Recommended for ages 13+.

Tickets $18 – $27
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