Rapture, Blister, Burn
About Rapture, Blister, Burn
After Grad school, roommates Catherine and Gwen took divergent paths in life. Catherine followed her professional ambition and became a rock star academic. Gwen, abandoned her studies for marriage and stay at home motherhood. Reunited in their forties, both face a kind of buyers remorse about their life choices and wonder if its possible to start anew. Figuring its now or never, the trio engage in a reckless game of romantic musical chairs the consequences of which are both tantalizing and deeply poignant. With scorching insight and Gionfriddo's distinctive wit, RAPTURE, BLISTER, BURN weaves an intimate tale of contemporary gender politics that illuminates our common struggle to achieve that ever-elusive goal called Happiness.
Recommended for ages 16 and up.