AXS: 'Melissa Bangs' Playing Monopoly with God delivers its message'

"Melissa Bangs is a storyteller, plain and simple, with a powerful story to tell. Her one-woman show, Playing Monopoly with God, is a masterpiece, wonderfully written and performed, although the subject matter is not what you would expect. Delivering her first child at the age of 40, Bangs encountered postpartum psychoses which resulted in a misdiagnosis of bipolar disorder and a month-long stay in a local psych ward. Bangs rose above that misadventure and now tells her story in her stunning show, currently running at the Crystal Theatre on the Hip Strip in Missoula..." read more