New York City
Erma Bombeck: At Wit’s End
Arena Stage at the Mead Center for American Theater, Washington, DC
From the Engel twins, who created the smash hit Red Hot Patriot: The Kick-Ass Wit of Molly Ivins, comes a new look at one of our country’s most beloved voices, who captured the frustrations of her generation by asking, “If life is a bowl of cherries, what am I doing in the pits?” Erma Bombeck dispensed wit and wisdom for more than 30 years as the most widely syndicated humor columnist in America. Discover the story behind the award-winning humorist who championed women’s lives with charm and humor that sprang from the most unexpected place of all—the truth. Part of the Women’s Voices Theater Festival.
Performances begin: June 23, 2023
One Night Only: June 26, 2023
One Night Only: July 10, 2023
Final performance: October 1, 2023