By Gracie Gardner
Directed by Moritz von Stuelpnagel
Monday, January 14th, 2019 at 2pm
Linda Gross Theater | 336 West 20th Street
A group of people are waiting to be called into a room one by one. Some of them have skin cancer, some of them are there to give support. A play about doctors and medicine and the space in between the two.
GRACIE GARDNER (Playwright). Credits: Athena (New York Times Critic’s Pick), Ballgirl (Samuel French Festival Winner), Pussy Sludge (Relentless Award), The Student From New Jersey (Manhattan Theatre Club Sloan Foundation Commission), Panopticon (Clubbed Thumb Biennial Finalist), Primary (Project Playwright Award), Very Dumb Kids (Cincinnati Conservatory of Music Commission), Human Resources (James E. Michael Award), Manning Manning Manning (Horn Gallery Grant), Aisle Eight (Williamstown Theater Festival). Development: SPACE on Ryder Farm, EST’s Youngblood, The Old Vic, The New Group, Two River Theater, The Goodman, The Huntington, The Studio Theater, The Wilma Theater, Less Than Rent, Naked Angels, 52nd Street Project.
MORITZ VON STUELPNAGEL (Director). Broadway: Bernhardt/Hamlet (Roundabout), Present Laughter (three Tony nominations including Best Revival), Hand to God (five Tony nominations including Best Play and Best Director). West End: Hand to God (Olivier nomination). Off-Broadway: The Thanksgiving Play (Playwrights Horizons), Teenage Dick (Ma-Yi/Public Theater), Important Hats of the Twentieth Century (Manhattan Theatre Club), Verité (Lincoln Center Theatre/LCT3), Bike America (Ma-Yi), Trevor (Lesser America), Love Song of the Albanian Sous Chef (Ensemble Studio Theatre), Mel & El (Ars Nova), Spacebar (Studio 42), and My Base and Scurvy Heart (Studio 42). Regional: Alliance Theatre, Williamstown Theatre Festival, Huntington Theatre, Hudson Valley Shakespeare Festival, and more. Moritz is the former artistic director of Studio 42, NYC’s producer of “unproducible” plays. moritzvs.com