You know…Life can be funny. Especially if you’re living in a Polish Catholic family over a tavern in 1950s Buffalo, N.Y., and you’re 12.
Follow precocious 12-year-old Rudy, who fears no one and leaves no question unasked. He believes God put us on this earth to have fun. So why doesn’t anyone seem to be having any? And why is Sister Clarissa so concerned for his immortal soul when there are 1,300 other religions to choose from?
Sometimes a play comes along that creates a special magic that allows us to see how all of us question that “normal family” and long to kick down that white picket fence and question perfect faith.
St. Petersburg City Theatre is located just off I-275 at 4025 31st St. S., St. Petersburg. Sponsored in part by the City of St. Petersburg.