By Lee Blessing


The more we act like a normal, happy family, the better chance we’ll be one someday.

Staged at the Durango Arts Center. March 2013

” ‘Independence’ has an almost subliminal effect. The sisters and their mother engage in nonstop petty arguments that convey much deeper unspoken emotions and conflicts. . . Ford’s sets are the best that have graced the DAC stage. “

Ted Holteen – Durango Herald

Theresa Carson as Kess, Hattie Miller as Jo, Maureen May as Evelyn, Alyse Neubert as Sherry

Photography by Jerry McBride, Jonas Grushkin, Charles Ford

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Merely Players

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