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A young nun dies under mysterious circumstances in a remote parish in northern
When circumstances force her to move into the rectory with him, his anguish becomes unbearable. Their relationship inevitably spells tragedy, but not until the explosive and surprising climax of the play is the full extent of their sacrifice made clear and the identity of the murderer revealed.
"The Runner Stumbles" is a powerful and compelling play, dealing with issues of passion, faith, and justice, which had the unique distinction of receiving both Off-Broadway and repertory productions prior to its critically hailed Broadway presentation. The film adaptation (1979) starred Dick Van Dyke, Kathleen Quinlan and Maureen Stapleton.
This production is Directed by John B. Coppola (
Performances will be held at the DAC Weatherstone Studio, 2 Renshaw Road, Darien, CT, 06820 on May 4, 5, 11, 12, 18, 19 at 8pm, and May 6, 13 at 2 pm. Tickets are $25 for Adults and $20 for Seniors. For tickets or more information, please contact the DAC Box Office at 203-655-5414, or visit the website at arts.darien.org.