Leave your baggage at the door, or at least the lobby! The world premiere of 17 Orchard Point celebrates its official opening on May 4 at The Beckett Theatre at Theatre Row. Tony winner Michele Pawk stars opposie the playwright Stephaine DiMaggio.
17 Orchard Point follows two generations of women battling to claim their home and history. Lydia (Pawk) lives by her motto, "leave your baggage at the door, or it will end up on your face." A decade after fleeing Cleveland for one long night out in Vegas, leaving the family's apartment building under the management of her daughter Vera (DiMaggio), Lydia returns to find a lifetime of "baggage” waiting for her inside.
The play, directed by Stella Powell-Jones and co-written by Anton Dudley, will run through May 24.