Sweat By Lynn Nottage
Director Mary B. Robinson
Is the “American Dream” still alive? And if so, who gets to pursue it?
In a small manufacturing town in Pennsylvania, the lives of nine people—friends, co-workers, mothers and sons, former spouses and lovers—intersect as they try to hold onto, or reach for, the American Dream in the face of the increasingly precarious and divisive economic conditions of America at the dawn of the new millennium.