Exquisite, Ambitious, Entertaining, Great staging, Epic
About the Show
On The Road Repertory Company presents a new play the explores the losses and needs in 2 women's lives' after the death of a much beloved grandmother.
Elizabeth discovers that her late, much beloved grandmother has bequeathed her entire estate not to her, but to an unbeknownst great aunt, Bes. Her grief now twinged with betrayal, Elizabeth arrives on this mysterious great aunt's doorstep looking for answers. What unfolds is an exploration of mutual need and reciprocal antagonism as each woman seeks in the other some echo of the woman they are missing.
"'Tea In The Afternoon' unfolds into a story about fantasy, money, misunderstanding, and above all, truth-seeking. But if you have ever cared for an aging loved one then you know that just because it’s true one minute does not mean it will be in the next. especially for the caregiver."