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Making God laugh
by Sean Grennan
directed by Bonnie and Rip Johnson

Making God Laugh follows one typical American family over the course of thirty years' worth of holidays. Starting in 1980, Ruthie and Bill's grown children -- a priest, an aspiring actress, and a former football star -- all return home, where we learn of their plans and dreams as they embark on their adult lives. The empty-nester parents contend with their own changes, too, as old family rituals are trotted out and ancient tensions flare up. As time passes, the family discovers that, despite what we may have in mind, we often arrive at unexpected destinations. This play is funny and heart warming both comedy and tragedy of real life.

Performance dates
Fridays and Saturdays June 4, 5, 11 & 12  2021 - 8 PM
Sundays June 6 & 13 - 2 PM

Cast info:

Donna Rowland as Ruthie
Dean Johanson as Bill
Tony Herman as Richard
Diana Smoot as Maddie
Patrick Pohrte as Thomas



Performances are at Beatniks on Conkey, 420 Conkey Street, Hammond

Doors open 1/2 hour before curtain

Tickets are $18.00.
Cash only at the door please.  Click HERE to purchase tickets online in advance

All Covid-19 recommendations and precautions will be followed.

Due to limited seating, reservations are strongly suggested.  Call 219-852-0848

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