Jill Bess and her music collaborator, Darcy McMullen Kreger, first brought this nationally
award-winning one-woman musical comedy to light 25 years ago. Jill has since expanded the show and THE MOMMY DANCE is being produced May 6-29, 2022 at Cyrano's Theatre Company, with Linnea Hollingsworth in the role of Mommy. Got to https://centertix.com/events/the-mommy-dance for tickets and info!
Jill's works as a playwright include:
THE OLD WOMAN WHO LOST HER VOICE;
CRAZY LIKE ME;
THE FRENCHMAN & THE DUTCHMAN, A LOVE STORY; SIMPLE MELODY;
Several 10-minute plays, including THE RANSOM - part of the anthology
2021 - THE BEST 10-MINUTE PLAYS.
Two one-woman shows:
CONFESSIONS OF A PK
Her nationally award-winning solo show,
THE MOMMY DANCE
which is being revived in May of 2022 at Cyrano's Theatre Company.
First presented in July of 2019 as a work in progress at Cyrano's & produced by RKP Productions, THE OLD WOMAN WHO LOST HER VOICE will have an upcoming reading of the expanded version of the script online in Feb/March 2022. Stay tuned for more detailed information!
Rachel Cheathon & Roger David rehearse for a reading of CRAZY, LIKE ME for the Valdez Theatre Conference.
An elderly couple receive a call in the middle of the night about the kidnapping of their adult son.
THE RANSOM is part of the anthology
2021 - THE BEST 10-MINUTE PLAYS
published by Smith & Kraus