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With wisdom, humor and insight, The Busy World Is Hushed examines the contradictions we find in our faith, our families, and ourselves. Hannah, a widowed Episcopal minister, is hoping to translate a long-lost gospel when she is challenged by both her scholarly assistant and her wayward gay son. But when family secrets are revealed, only the intercession of a stranger can help Hannah find peace.
(P)2007 L.A. Theater Works

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Interesting ideas, but nowhere to go

This production is well-acted, and the playwright has some interesting thoughts, which he expresses well, but ultimately the listener is left with an "is that all?" feeling. However, it is enjoyable to listen to and may raise some thoughts about God, life, and death that do take you somewhere. Altogether, given the fine performances, well worth your time.

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