The Maids

Photos: Rich Ryan

producer: Dark & Stormy Productions  venue: Grain Belt Artist Studios  year: 2018

Creative Team:
Direction: Sara Marsh 
Properties: Katie Phillips
Sound: C. Andrew Mayer
Costumes: Lisa Jones
Stage Management: Rachael Rhoades
Light: Mary Shabatura
This play was inspired by the true story of two maids (and sisters) who were convicted of murdering their mistresses in 1933. Through ritualistic roleplay, the characters reveal the dangers of a society made inequitable by strict gender dynamics and severe wealth disparity.