The Urban Hermit 

Written and Performed by Rachel NelsonMinnesota

Sun 11/3 2:00pm

drama, storytelling, movement, music, musical, 60 min.

A coming-of-age musical tale about coming out, sobering up, and street busking. This hermit finds her voice through music. “Master storyteller” — Duluth News Tribune; “Nelson blooms as a street busker” — Duluth Reader; “Nelson plays a mean fiddle” - Orlando Sentinel; “compelling autobiography with just the right punctuation of brilliant musicianship [and] vivid storytelling”; “real, human connection” — audience reviews. Director/Dramaturg: Beth Brooks. Production/Promotion: Linda Melcher. Photo by John Blumenfeld. Recommended for: teenagers, adults, elderly, theatre community, LGBT community. Links: show, artist, video.

2013 United Solo, the world’s largest solo theatre festival, presents 121 productions! All shows are staged at Theatre Row: 410 West 42nd Street, New York City. TICKETS, with a price of $18, are available at the Theatre Row Box Office and online through Telecharge at You may also call Telecharge at 212-239-6200. When placing your reservation, please provide: the FESTIVAL name (United Solo Theatre Festival), the name of THEATRE (Theatre Row – The Studio Theatre), and the specific DAY and TIME of SHOW you would like to see.