Bonnie’s Last Flight


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Written by Eliza Bent
Directed by Annie Tippe
Produced by Caroline Gart, Ryan Gedrich, and Bentertainment

February 8, 2019—March 2, 2019

85 minutes, no intermission. Please be advised there is no late seating and no re-entry once the performance begins.

First Class Business Premium: $75
Comfort Plus: $40
Economy Coach: $25

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BONNIE’S LAST FLIGHT is a three-part play set on a plane. Our audience makes the trip as passengers: sitting on the tarmac before takeoff, floating at cruising altitude, and buckling down for the wild and rocky descent back to land.

It’s Jan’s retirement flight. Everyone knows, except for Greig, Jan’s best friend and coworker of many years. As Greig waxes nostalgic, Jan worries about life post-retirement. LeeAnne, a klutzy newbie flight attendant with a dark past, must avoid her ex on the plane while Captain, a waggish pilot with a weakness for unlimited Bloody Mary Brunches, is caught in a love triangle. Erik, the co-pilot with a heart of gold, can’t get a word in edgewise. Presiding over the flight is Mark Twain, of course.

In a comedy set on everyone’s least favorite mode of transit, we must reckon with our crew’s dreams and regrets and ask ourselves: What does it take to really start living?

Featuring Ceci Fernandez, Federico Rodriguez, Greig Sargeant, Barbara Walsh, Sam Breslin Wright and a special appearance of Eliza Bent as Mark Twain

Scenic Design Meredith Ries

Lighting Design Oona Curley

Sound Design John Gasper

Video Design David Pym

Costume Design Heather McDevitt Barton

Props Design Rhys Roffey

Stage Manager Bob Brownell

Production Manager Emma Johnson

Master Electrician Megan Lang

Technical Director Michael LeBron

Front of House Guru Spencer Armstrong

Assistant Stage Manager Michelle Perri

Assistant Director Erin Krebs

Production Assistant Juliana Forrest

BONNIE’S LAST FLIGHT is a New Georges supported production.

BONNIE’S LAST FLIGHT was developed at SPACE on Ryder Farm, the Target Margin Theater Institute and a New Georges Audrey residency and received additional support from LMCC Process and Anna Sosenko Assist Trust. Production support provided by The Habitat.

*All Economy Tickets are sold out for the remainder of the run. A limited number of $25 standby tickets may be released two hours prior to curtain. Please check in with the box office the day of your desired performance to inquire about availability.*