In the Next Room
(or the Vibrator Play)
by Sarah Ruhl
Winner! 2010 Will Glickman Award for Best New Play to Premiere in the Bay Area! Nominated for 3 2010 Tony Awards
"Insightful, fresh and funny, the play is as rich in thought as it is in feeling...one of the most gifted and adventurous American playwrights to emerge in recent years." - The New York Times
Hysteria was a common diagnosis given to women in the Victorian age. Just as common was medical treatment with electrical stimulating machines, the vibrators of the day, to ease their condition!