The New York Times raves that Estelle Parsons gives a "deliciously funny performance" in "The Velocity of Autumn," a role that earned her a 2014 Tony Award nomination for Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role in a Play. Tickets are as much as 35% off for Travelzoo subscribers.
For performances through June 8 at the Booth Theatre in New York, tickets are:
Note: The lower priced tickets are for Tuesday-Thursday performances.
Alexandra is a 79-year-old artist in a showdown with her family over where she'll spend her remaining years. In Alexandra's corner are her wit, her volcanic passion and the fact that she's barricaded herself in her Brooklyn brownstone with enough Molotov cocktails to take out the block. But her children have their own secret weapon: estranged son Chris (played by two-time Tony Award winner Stephen Spinella) who returns after 20 years to become the family’s unlikely mediator.