Roz & Ray
Directed byDelicia Turner Sonnenberg
Showing:September 7 - October 1, 2017
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“Exceptionally powerful, complex and moving.” -Chicago Tribune
“Brilliantly captures the confusion, and the moral ambiguity about life on the edge of biomedicine.” -Forbes
Ray is a devoted single parent with one goal: keep his twin hemophiliac sons alive. In 1976, this means endless hospital visits, rigorous testing and frequent blood transfusions. Then Ray meets Roz—a brilliant doctor who offers a cutting-edge treatment for his boys—and everything clicks. Until they both discover the miracle treatment may lead to very dangerous results.
Set in San Diego, this gripping, time-bending story, sheds light on a little known chapter in medical history during the onset of the AIDS crisis. While navigating through the complexities of the medical establishment, “Roz and Ray” tells a profound story of love, trust and sacrifice that grapples with the messy process of healing the human heart.
–Delicia Turner Sonnenberg, Director
Listed as one of the top women playwrights in the country, she is a two-time recipient of the Edgerton New Play Prize.
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