Alan and Ruth by Katie Duncan
Directed by Kasia Różycki
Starring: Colette Kelly, Kenneth Jay
Performed at the Rich Mix
Produced by the Descent Theatre
Part of the Descent Shorts
Katie Duncan’s moving portrayal of how life passes for Alan & Ruth after 44 years of marriage. Alan is suffering from dementia and his loving wife takes a really good care of him. As the disease deteriorates, they are being rejected by the local community and Ruth's patience gets tested...
Photo credit: Lara Sawalha