The Directors Company's new drama follows the intertwined lives of three women in their search for fame and love. A play about destiny and the power of passion and art.
Soulmates for life and beyond, lovers Hope and Corinne, both poets, make a suicide pact. One lives, and the other goes on to win the Pulitzer Prize, posthumously. Years later, the dead woman's daughter knocks on the survivor’s door, demanding that she be her literary mentor. Inspired by the lives of Sylvia Plath, Anne Sexton and Elizabeth Bishop, 'Lady Macbeth and Her Lover' is a psychological thriller that challenges and feeds the soul.