Regeneration – an original new play by Nancy Rappaport

September 16, 2016


Each of us may find that we need to call on inner resources when we are challenged by our own vulnerability – with the impending fear of potential loss- we are  forced to define what we hold close and value.

Rappaport cultivates strength and joy as she reflects on her journey with breast cancer. In a surprising twist, she finds comfort in a most unusual place.

Reserve your seats today:
Saturday, October 1, 2016, 3 pm
Sunday, October 2, 2016, 3 pm

Admission is $20 per person ($10 for members of the Friends of Mount Auburn).

No stranger to the power of narrative, Rappaport is a child psychiatrist, author, and Harvard associate professor.


STAT (10/13/2016): Cemetery walks and playwriting: How I found healing after breast cancer

Princeton Alumni Weekly (9/28/2016): Nancy Rappaport ’82 Debuts ‘Regneration,’ a One-Woman Show About Surviving Cancer

Boston Magazine (9/19/2016): Local Psychiatrist Takes Her Battle with Cancer to the Stage

Cambridge Chronicle (9/20/2016): One-woman play at Cambridge cemetery chronicles doctor’s journey with breast cancer

Friends of Mount Auburn E-newsletter, (September 2016): Strength & Vulnerability: A Conversation with Dr. Nancy Rappaport

Behind the Pages: Special Edition (9/27/2016)  watch Diane Goshgarian’s interview with Nancy Rappaport and Meg Winslow, Mount Auburn’s Curator of Historical Collections, below:

Funding for programs has been provided in part by the Massachusetts Cultural Council.

Massachusetts Cultural Council

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