Playwright Ayun Halliday wrote Zamboni Godot as a female-only take off on Samuel Beckett’s classic that explores inertia at midlife. Here’s the backstory on the play and the novice middle-age actresses who stepped out of their comfort zones to take part.
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Yup, we pretty much owe our love of champagne to a widow from France.
Traditionally, TV turns anyone in range of retirement age into the butt of jokes. But in Netflix’s Grace and Frankie, the older years are exciting, energizing, even sexy. And yes, very funny.
Option B: When you can’t “lean in” (or barely stand)
Kathy Murphy spun job loss, divorce and money problems into a movie deal.
Entertaining? Maybe. Helpful? No.