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Portrait of the Widow Kinski, Vision Stage's First Mainstage Production Starts September 30th!
Join us for our first theatre
production of the season!
Portrait of the Widow Kinski
by Sara Jean Accuardi
A World Premiere
September 30, October 1, & 2 @
Oct. 3 @ 2PM,
October 7, 8 & 9 @ 8PM,
October 10 @ 2PM
A promising artist falls into
obscurity. Decades later, his widow works tirelessly to find an
audience for his neglected work. But the opportunity to finally
secure her husband’s legacy forces her to take a hard look at the
past and what was left behind.
Accuardi is an
award-winning playwright and the recipient of the 2021 Oregon
Literary Arts Leslie Bradshaw Fellowship for Drama. Her full-length
plays include The Delays, BREAK, The Storyteller, < 3,
Love Scenes, and Portrait of the Widow Kinski. Her
writing has been produced and developed around the country, including
with Theatre Vertigo, Seven Devils Playwrights Conference, Something
Marvelous, Victory Gardens, Portland Center Stage, Chicago
Dramatists, The Blank Theatre, Spooky Action Theater, and PlayMakers
Repertory Company. The Delays received the 2019
Drammy Award for Outstanding Original Script, and The
Storyteller won the 2020 International Thomas Wolfe
Playwriting Competition. She has been a finalist for O’Neill National
Playwrights Conference and for the Oregon Book Awards. Sara Jean
holds an MFA in Writing for the Screen and Stage from Northwestern
University and is a member of the Dramatist Guild and LineStorm
There's still time to get your
Mainstage Season Pass!