a play by Madeleine George, continues through March 21 at Back Door Theater, 4319 SE Hawthorne Blvd. (entrance through Common Grounds) presented by Defunkt. Brodie, a Doctor of Linguistics in her mid 40s, decides to have a baby on her own. She learns the child may have genetic problems, and wonders whether she can accept and love a child that may never be able to speak to her. Reservations encouraged as space is limited. 503.481.2960 or defunktheatre.com.