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'Bliss (Or Emily Post Is Dead)' At Moxie


  • WHEN Multiple dates from Jan 28 - Feb 25, 2018[days & times]
  • WHERE Moxie Theatre, 6663 El Cajon Blvd., San Diego
  • AGES Not available
  • COST $23 - $43

Moxie Theatre stages "Bliss (or Emily Post is Dead)," a play that blends "Greek tragedy and 'Mad Men,' (minus the misogyny)."

Moxie founder and former Artistic Director Delicia Turner Sonnenberg directs Jami Brandli’s take on the Greek women, tackling issues of race, addiction, divorce ranches, and how to host the perfect afternoon tea.

It’s 1960 and Emily Post’s guide to etiquette is keeping America "great." But in a turn of events, a stranger materializes who might end life as the citizens of North Orange, New Jersey know it. This show reimagines tragic Greek heroines as pill-popping housewives in a cautionary tale with deadly consequences.

"Bliss (or Emily Post is Dead)" runs Jan. 28 through Feb. 25, 2018.


Friday, Feb. 2: Bechdel Brigade Night features an exclusive pre-show reception with the director to talk about about the art,
the artists, and how the production scores on the Bechdel Test.

Saturday, Feb. 3: Opening night.

Sunday, Feb. 11: Second Sunday Q & A with actors from the play.

For additional details call (858) 598-7620.

Dates and times of events are subject to change without notice. Always check the event organizer's website for the most updated schedule before attending.

A photo of the cast in Moxie Theatre's "Bliss (or Emily P...

Above: A photo of the cast in Moxie Theatre's "Bliss (or Emily Post is Dead)." Courtesy of Moxie Theatre.


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