The Secretaries

The Secretaries

by: Maureen Angelos, Lisa Kron, Babs Davy, Dominique Dibbell, Peg Healey

by: Maureen Angelos, Lisa Kron, Babs Davy, Dominique Dibbell, Peg Healey

The Secretaries

The Secretaries

by: Maureen Angelos, Lisa Kron, Babs Davy, Dominique Dibbell, Peg Healey

by: Maureen Angelos, Lisa Kron, Babs Davy, Dominique Dibbell, Peg Healey

Overview

Something's rotten in Big Bone! Pretty Patty Johnson is thrilled to join the secretarial pool at the Cooney Lumber Mill under the iron-fisted leadership of sultry office manager Susan Curtis. But she soon begins to feel that all is not right—the enforced diet of Slim-Fast shakes, the strange clicking language between the girls, the monthly disappearance of a lumberjack. By the time Patty discovers murder is part of these office killers' skill set, it's too late to turn back! In the guise of satiric exploitation-horror, The Secretaries takes an unflinching look at the warping cultural expectations of femininity.

Authors

Maureen Angelos

Maureen Angelos

Lisa Kron

Lisa Kron is a writer and performer whose work has been widely produced in New York, regionally, and internationally. Her plays include Well, 2.5 Minute Ride, and The Ver**zon Play. She wrote the book and lyrics for the musical Fun Home (with music by composer Jeanine Tesori), winner of five 2015 Tony Awards including ...

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Babs Davy

Babs Davy

Dominique Dibbell

Dominique Dibbell

Peg Healey

Peg Healey