The Year Of Magical Thinking

Stage adaptation of American journalist Joan Didion's memoirs of the same name, about the aftermath of her husband's sudden death.

"Grief turns out to be a place none of us know until we reach it. We know that someone close to us could die. We might expect to feel shock. We do not expect this shock to be obliterative, dislocating to both body and mind. We might expect to be prostrate, inconsolable, crazy with loss. We do not expect to be literally crazy – cool customers who believe that their husband is about to return and need his shoes."

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