It is the 1880s. Electricity has been harnessed and science is on the move. In upstate New York, a society doctor specializes in curing women of hysteria. "The congestion in your womb is causing your hysterical symptoms," Dr. Givings officiously explains to his wary patient, Mrs. Daldry. Fortunately, the good doctor has at hand a revolutionary invention, an electric vibrator that will hit the spot, restoring bloom to a woman's cheeks. And indeed, the dispirited Mrs. Daldry responds rapturously to this... More >>>
Jerry Naunheim Jr.
Emily Dorsch, Amy Landon and Ron Bohmer in In the Next Room or the vibrator play.