Drama at the Dinner Table: Dysfunctional Dinners on Broadway

By Carey Purcell
28 Nov 2013

Absurd Person Singular

Alan Ayckbourn's play about martial despair and yuletide depression takes place on three successive Christmas Eves, set in the kitchen of one of the three couples' holiday parties. Divorce, breakups, suicide attempts and bankruptcy fill the night instead of mistletoe and holly.

Sam Robards and Mireille Enos
photo by Joan Marcus