Coming to Hall: Machinal

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Coming to Hall: Machinal

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Machinal is an expressionist play written by journalist/playwright Sophie Treadwell. Inspired by the true story of Ruth Snyder who was executed in 1928 for the murder of her husband, the play chronicles the life of a young woman who finds herself confined by societal expectations, the patriarchy, and the mechanics of everyday life.
 
Cast:  Mira Blanchard, Jenny Brown, Emily Castineiras, Joshua Chachques, Amreen Chowdhury, Ethan Clewes, Emily Davis, Lathan Goodison, Chloe Griffin, Jack Haddad, Alyson Liew, Will O’Connell, Lauren Shilansky, and Kate Sorensen.