Sonia Choudhary, the heroine of a Bollywood romance, escapes to the land of Widowwood, where she meets Helen, Shelby, and Robin – all “widowed” by the romantic narratives created for them by Hollywood. The three “widows” are desperate to get out of Widowwood; Sonia wants to get in.


Natasha Patel is a writer from Atlanta, Georgia. Her short and full-length plays that have been produced in the Atanta-area include Cater Waiters, Spin, then Drain, and The Baby Shower. Her short story, The Escaped Air, was a finalist for the Glimmer Train Short Story Award for New Writers and was published in the Fall 2016 issue of The East Bay Review. Most recently, her play Widowwood was a semi-finalist, the Bay Area Playwright's Festival in San Francisco. Patel has served as a dramaturg for Dipika Guha’s The Art of Gaman and Aditi Kapil’s Orange in Atlanta. Ms. Patel earned a B.A. from the University of Georgia and an M.A. from Columbia University.

Cast + Crew

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Mala Bhattacharya

Sonia Choudary

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Carolyn Chloe

Helen Carter

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Jasmine Renee Ellis

Robin Goodall

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Jessie Kuipers

Shelby Morris

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Natasha Patel


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Russell Scott

Male Voices/Spotlight Voice

Sharon Estela

Stage Manager

Milton M. Cordero

Sound Designer

Neeti Mehta