The Gift Theatre presents the Chicago premiere of Leah Nanako Winkler’s dark comedy KENTUCKY, directed by ensemble member Chika Ike.
Two Sisters, Eccentric Parents, A Chatty Cat, And A Born-Again Wedding… What Could Go Wrong? Hiro is a self-made single, almost 30 woman making it in New York while estranged from her dysfunctional family who lives in Kentucky. When her sister, a born-again Christian, decides to marry at 22, Hiro decides to do whatever she can to stop the wedding and salvage her sister’s future. The themes of identity, religion and love collide in this unique coming-of-age story.
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