Chasing Manet

May 8-23, 2020
Written by Tina Howe
Directed by Theresa Apple

An aging painter who is losing her sight and a feisty woman who has lost her husband and some of her grip on reality form an unlikely bond in the Mount Airy Nursing Home. Surrounded by an eclectic group of residents and workers — and out of a shared need for independence — the two hatch a plot to escape to Paris aboard the QE2. Can they pull it off?