Nora's Playhouse presents the Kennedy story as a one woman show, told through the eyes of the matriarch, Rose Kennedy. More…
'Rose' is set in 1969 at the Kennedy’s Hyannis Port compound the week after Teddy’s fateful accident at Chappaquiddick. Rose Kennedy struggles with all the tragedies the Kennedys have overcome and finds new understanding of the choices she made, as well as those made by her husband and children. Inspired by audio recordings Rose Kennedy made, this one-character drama takes the audience on a fascinating and unexpected journey.
See it if you love all things Kennedy and love minutia. Also see it if you love seeing a great actor elevate an uninspired script.
Don't see it if you want riveting theatre and fall asleep easily. There is nothing new here.