Sweet Sue Author:A. R. Gurney, Jr. "Sweet Sue," is a divorced, middle-aged paragon of common sense who sees her home as "an oasis of decency in a world gone absolutely haywire on the subject of sex." However, that's only one side of the woman--there are two, for two actresses play the two selves of Susan, and though they have a good working partnership, the duality of the charac... more »ter gets across the message that "Sweet Sue" is indeed "of two minds." both of them, of course, are infatuated with Jake, her son's Dartmouth roommate, who's come to be a houseguest for the summer. Tea and sympathy? Not really! It's warmth, laughs and enchantment as Sue, a free-lance greeting card artist, seeks to find value and truth in her art and discovers in Jake her perfect subject.
Photos from Broadway production starring Mary Tyler Moore and Vanessa Redgrave.« less