Playwright and performer Maddie Corman shares her story of perseverance and hope when the unthinkable tests her marriage, family, and values.
From the producers: Courageous, daring, and unflinchingly honest, "Accidentally Brave" is Maddie Corman’s inspiring true story about discovering a new normal when her world falls apart. This new play challenges perceptions, captivates audiences and sparks an emotionally charged discussion that will leave you wondering...what would I do? "Accidentally Brave" is the must see new play of the season that explores what it means to navigate a world with no certainty.
Actress and playwright Maddie Corman is best known for her roles in the films "Seven Minutes in Heaven," "Some Kind of Wonderful" and "The Adventures of Ford Fairlane." Beginning her career as a child actress in the 1980s, she frequently appears on numerous popular American television series. Corman has also appeared on Broadway in the plays "Next Fall" in 2010 and "Picnic" in 2013.
“Maddie is a wonderfully thoughtful person, actor and writer,” says Tony-winning producer Daryl Roth. “'Accidentally Brave' is her story, personal yet universal, and goes to the core of what it means to be human in a world with no certainty. I am proud to bring Maddie’s beautiful play to the stage, and trust audiences will respond to it as strongly as I have.” Tony nominee Kristin Hanggi ("Rock of Ages," "bare") directs.