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The Lying Lesson

— Atlantic Theater Company presents the world premiere of Craig Lucas' new comedy.


In a remote seaside village in Maine, legendary film star Bette Davis shows up to buy the home of an elderly couple. When she encounters a young local woman who appears never to have heard of her, “Ruth Elizabeth” stakes a claim on her distant past and plays a relentless game of cat and mouse with her new “assistant.”

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What Is The Lying Lesson Like?
The latest play by acclaimed dramatist Craig Lucas is a two-act, two-hour piece that is best described as part comedy, part thriller. The two-hander stars  Wicked and Annie Hall vet Carol Kane as Bette Davis and newcomer Mickey Sumner as the mysterious Missy ...

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