SOUTHERN DRAMA | FULL-LENGTH
A classic Southern love story. Maytag Virgin follows Alabama school teacher Lizzy Nash and her new neighbor Jack Key over the year following the tragic death of Lizzy’s husband. The play explores the ideas of inertia and self-enlightenment and the bridge between the two.
VOTED "BEST COMEDY" BY artsATL.com - 2018 Year in Review!
"That its two leads wind up together is pretty much a foregone conclusion, but getting there was delightful. "
UPCOMING PRODUCTIONS OF MAYTAG VIRGIN
September 2019 • Barter Theater • Abingdon, VA
January 2020 • Merrimack Rep • Lowell, MA
April 2021 • Penobscot Theatre • Bangor, ME
"a strikingly beautiful and evocative world premiere…. poignant and emotionally glorious…. a radiant gem of light into the ordinary struggles of love, loss, and life…. reveling in unspoken moments, Cefaly’s directorial mind allows great emotional swells to come to fruition often in the unsaid spaces of her dialogue" theatrebloom.com
“A new masterpiece of American theatre. ” m.avolio
"Her words will knock your head off. You'll breathe love, pain, life, and heartache. I studied theatre and worked on shows for years and never felt this deeply connected to the humanity shown through such well-developed characters." d.ager
"This woman is the finest playwright I have seen in ages." v.sussman
"Luminous. Breathtaking. Go now!" r.calarco
“One of those experiences of an artist’s work that make me want to see everything they do.” j.stoltenberg
"One of the most striking and stirring pieces of the Women's Voices Theater Festival." theatrebloom