Dumb cake

a cake made in silence by girls on St. Mark's eve, with certain mystic ceremonies, to discover their future husbands.

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Other works include Her Lightness (Sarasota Opera), The Dumb Cake (McCarter Theatre) and Christina Alberta's Father (Vineyard Theatre), which received a Richard Rodgers Award, an Obie, and a Drama Desk nomination for Outstanding Music.