Working on a Special Day

Inspired by Ettore Scola's Oscar-winning film, Una Giornata Particolare
Adaptation & Original Staging by Laura Almela and Daniel Gimenez Cacho

Two Actors Explore the life life-changing encounter between an overworked housewife and a mysterious bachelor against the backdrop of rising fascism. Allowing themselves only simple props and the power of imagination, they create a private human story that unfolds within a charged political landscape. This intimate play, in a new English-language version, celebrates the essence of theatre.

With Ana Graham and Antonio Vega


“Ana Graham and Antonio Vega are so engaging…fast pace, crack timing and almost whimsical inventiveness! Voila!”

The New York Times




“Ultra-small-scale inventiveness…rarely seen in New York these days”




so engagingfast pace, crack timing and almost whimsical inventiveness”–New York Times