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Still Alice

Full-Length Play, Drama  /  4f, 3m

Lisa Genova, Christine Mary Dunford

Alice Howland is a university professor at the height of her career when she is diagnosed with early-onset Alzheimer’s disease.

  • Cast Size
    Cast Size
    4f, 3m
  • Duration
    Duration
    90 minutes
  • SubGenre
    Subgenre
    Adaptations (Literature)
  • Audience
    Target Audience
    Adult
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  • Minimum Fee: £55 per performance plus VAT when applicable.

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Summary
Alice Howland is a university professor at the height of her career when she is diagnosed with early-onset Alzheimer’s disease. Fiercely independent, with a husband and two children, Alice strives to make sense of her changing world as her memory begins to fail. This heartbreaking and hopeful adaptation of the award-winning book by Lisa Genova puts Alice onstage with Herself, providing the audience with an extraordinary window into the experience of living with dementia.

  • Time Period New Millennium/21st Century
  • Duration 90 minutes
  • Cautions
    • Mild Adult Themes

Media

“Devastating, brilliantly realized Still Alice. Stunning adaptation and cast […] at once devastating and enthralling […] riveting from first second to last.” - Chicago Sun-Times

“Four Stars.” - Time Out Chicago

“Lookingglass has a hit on their hands with this one.” - Make It Better

“[…] chronicles the ending of a brilliant mind, and does so with pure poetry.” - Chicago Theater Beat

“[…] an uncompromising drama sustained by truth and warmth.” - Chicagoland Theatre Reviews

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Lisa Genova

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Christine Mary Dunford

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