‘Becoming Dr. Ruth:’ Many Laughs for People of a Certain Age

Jill Dillingham of Amelia Musical Playhouse, first gave the script of “Becoming Dr. Ruth” to Diana Herman before the COVID pandemic.
“I was hesitant, but Jill kept encouraging me,” Herman said. “It took a couple of years before I finally said yes.”
“Who hasn’t heard of Dr. Ruth or seen her?” Herman said. “Those of us at a certain age chuckle when we hear her name. At 4 foot
7 inches and 95 years old, she is still going strong! We know her from radio and TV. But, how many know her story—how she became an overnight sensation?” Herman, star of the show, has been immersed in Dr. Ruth for several months, she said, “and now I love her — truly.”
To join in on Dr. Ruth’s story and her funny, risque call-ins to WYNY get a ticket to this performance, directed by Ron Kurtz.
Performances are Jan. 12 and 13 at 7:30 p.m. and Jan. 14 at 2:30 p.m. Tickets are $20.

Buy online at 904TIX, by phone at 904-277-3455 or by email at ameliamusicalplayhouse.[email protected]

1 Comment
Oldest
Newest Most Voted
Inline Feedbacks
View all comments

angeldoccie2003@yahoo.com
Noble Member
[email protected](@angeldoccie2003yahoo-com)
1 month ago

I cannot think of a better person but yourself!