March 30 - April 23, 2023
Ensemble Studio Theatre
549 W 52nd St
New York, NY 10019USA
Christine Farrell, Francesca Fernandez, Kea Trevett
Production Stage Manager - Lauren Nicole Jackson | Scenic Designer - Ant Ma | Props Designer - Caitlyn Murphy | Lighting Designer - Colleen Doherty | Costume Designer - Megan Rutherford | Sound Designer - Josh Samuels
A spokesperson describes the event as follows:
"...Elaine's cantankerous, ailing mother, Ruth, won't let aides in the house to help her, making it impossible for Elaine to go to work. In desperation, Elaine buys a "Jenny," a smart device which doubles as a babysitter/companion for her mom - while allowing Elaine to check on Ruth from anywhere. Jenny quickly feels like another member of the family, playing games with Ruth and talking Elaine through her insomnia. But what if Jenny isn't the only one listening? A play about how and why we let technology into our homes, and the unexpected changes that tech can bring..."