A comedy with dark edges, Cry it Out takes an honest look at the absurdities of being home with a baby, the power of female friendship, the dilemma of going back to work, and the effect class has on parenthood in America.
"A funny story that weaves together very different but highly meaningful stories from three new mothers."USA Today
"Whip smart."USA Today
"While the voices provide different colors, they harmonize well on subjects... including the American economy and women's choices across the country."USA Today
"Comic gold... Finely written."LEO Weekly
"A deeply felt topical drama that takes audiences on an emotional roller-coaster ride that whipsaws through laughs, poignant tears and moments of monumental rage."LEO Weekly
"In the course of discussing parenthood, postpartum depression, and gender roles, the play offers some extraordinary insights that will send you out of the theater with much to ponder."LEO Weekly
"Tender, revealing and incisive... Cry it Out is consistently masterful in creating characters who feel real."WFPL Louisville
"This comedy with dark edges takes an honest look at the absurdities of being home with a baby, the dilemma of returning to work, and how class impacts parenthood and friendship."Playbill
Cry it Out Script
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Four months ago, Jessie was a corporate lawyer with a glamorous Manhattan life. Today, she is in dirty yoga pants, covered in breast milk, trying to comfort a creaming newborn.