I never graduated to being an atheist. I only graduated to being an agnostic.
Laughter can bring a new perspective.
Since it's based on my parents, it's more emotionally close to me than some of my more surreal plays. And then I like the balance of the comic and the sad. It should play as funny, but you should care about the characters and feel sad for them.
Since I also act, sometimes I get over my resentment and commit to the pitch as an acting job.
I didn't have a teacher like Sister Mary Ignatius.