The Year of Magical Thinking

About This Show

Join Keen Company for the first New York revival of The Year of Magical Thinking by Joan Didion, directed by Jonathan Silverstein, and starring Obie and Drama Desk Award-winner Kathleen Chalfant in a moving one-woman performance.

Adapted from the best-selling memoir, The Year of Magical Thinking recounts Didion’s journey of loss, perseverance, and ultimately hope, using her signature wit to draw an intimate portrait of the resilience of the human heart.

This unique theatrical event will be brought directly to the people, staged in non-traditional theater spaces including living rooms, libraries, and other community spaces throughout New York City.

Show Details

Running Time: 1hr 30min (0 intermissions)
Dates: First Preview: October 19, 2022 Opening Night: November 2, 2022 Final Performance: November 20, 2022

Theatermania Review

| | November 2, 2022
Kathleen Chalfant stars in Didion’s play of mourning in a new Keen Company production.

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