November 15, 7:30pm - 9:30pm
Mānoa Campus, Earle Ernst Lab Theatre
In Repertory with The Moors
November 15, 21, 23 at 7:30pm & Nov. 16, 24 at 2pm
By Jean Genet
Directed by MFA Directing Candidate Tyler Haugen
Fantasy can be an escape for those in need. But in an oppressive environment, fantasy can give rise to unspeakable acts.
Solange and Claire are two housekeepers who work for a domineering mistress known only as “Madame.” In order to pass the time when Madame is gone, the maids find fun in role-playing, but this play begins to lead to plots of murder.
Will Solange and Claire carry out violent revenge against their mistress? Or will their plans remain a fantasy? When Madame is away, the maids will play….
Theatre + Dance, Mānoa Campus
John Wells, (808) 956-2601, email@example.com, http://manoa.hawaii.edu/liveonstage/maids/, Attached Document (PDF)