Meredith Baxter and Sharon Lawrence Star in ETC’s Production of ‘City of Conversation’
“We are so fortunate to start 2018 with Meredith Baxter and Sharon Lawrence in this timely and moving play, directed by the extraordinary Cameron Watson,” said Ensemble Theatre Company Artistic Director Jonathan Fox. “Our subscribers and audiences are in for an unforgettable experience as we begin the new year.”
It’s 1979, and Washington, D.C. socialite Hester Ferris is notorious for her posh dinner parties that can change the course of politics. But when her son turns up with an ambitious girlfriend and a newly minted political agenda, it ignites a family divide that spans 30 years and six presidential administrations. A timely and moving look at a family forced to choose between defending opposing political views and keeping their family together.