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Good People

  • Scripps Ranch Theatre 9783 Avenue of Nations San Diego, CA, 92131 United States (map)

ABOUT THE SHOW

Welcome to Southie, a Boston neighborhood where a night on the town means a few rounds of bingo, where this month’s paycheck covers last month’s bills, and where Margie Walsh has just been let go from yet another job. Facing eviction and scrambling to catch a break, Margie thinks an old fling who’s made it out of Southie might be her ticket to a fresh new start. But is this apparently self-made man secure enough to face his humble beginnings? Margie is about to risk what little she has left to find out. With his signature humorous glow, Lindsay-Abaire explores the struggles, shifting loyalties and unshakeable hopes that come with having next to nothing in America.

“David Lindsay-Abaire pays his respects to his old South Boston neighborhood with this tough and tender play about the insurmountable class divide between those who make it out of this blue-collar Irish neighborhood and those who find themselves left behind. The scrappy characters have tremendous appeal, and the moral dilemma they grapple with—is it strength of character or just a few lucky breaks that determines a person’s fate?—holds special significance in today’s harsh economic climate.” —Variety.

PERFORMED BY
Scripps Ranch Theatre

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Sunday, Feb. 26 at 6:00 pm


Theatre Week Offer

All tickets $15
Beer and wine tasting, along with a Theatre Week talkback with the cast and director following the performance.

To receive the Theatre Week offer, please call the Box Office at 858-578-7728
and mention Coupon Code SDTW15

 
Earlier Event: February 26
HOPE - an Original Sci-Fi Thriller