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About this show

Veanne Cox stars in the New York premiere of Ain Gordon's one-woman play, A Disaster Begins, a fictional account of the hurricane that destroyed Galveston in 1900. The show finds Cox on stage equipped with little more than a glass and pitcher of water to tell her tale of the storm, weaving in her shocking experience of presidential corruption, pubescent despair, patriotic fervor, pre-marital passion and paralyzing writer's block.

Show Details

  • Dates:Closed on
  • Location:HERE, Off-Broadway

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    Veanne Cox gives a remarkable performance in Ain Gordon's fascinating piece about the hurricane which devastated Galveston, Texas in 1900.