Going to a Place Where You Already Are by Bekah Brunstetter, directed by Megan Anderson
Cocktails: 6 pm | Reading: 7 pm
From Bekah Brunstetter (2017-2018 Salon Series' The Cake, "This is Us" and "American Gods"), Going to a Place... dances with one of the biggest questions that taunts humankind: Is there really life after death? With humor, wit, fantasy and an intimate familial journey, Brunstetter looks at beginnings, endings—and an enigmatic angel.
Man of God by Anna Moench, directed by Deborah Hazlett
For four Korean girls, betrayal from a trusted religious caregiver takes them on a journey of a deeper kind. As they face the earnest truth of their situation the women confront bigger truths about themselves, their pasts, and each other in this funny feminist thriller. Through a realistic and fantastical journey, Baltimore native Anna Moench asks in the face of the unanswerable: what does it look like to be courageous and empowered?
Jump by Charly Evon Simpson, directed by Dawn Ursula
This funny, heartbreaking and tender play finds sisters Fay and Judy caught in a spiritual exploration of their past as they help their father pack up their childhood home. Emerging writer, Charly Evon Simpson takes us on a journey where lights flicker, things fall from the sky, and lost souls find solace on a bridge.
What's Next?: New Works in Progress from Caleen Sinnette Jennings, directed by Paige Hernandez
Enjoy a rare and exclusive glimpse into a playwright’s process with Caleen Sinnette Jennings, the playwright of the upcoming premiere of Everyman’s Queens Girl repertory. Be the first to hear excerpts from new plays by the critically acclaimed DC playwright, as she delves into her process, plays and characters.
Be Here Now by Deborah Zoe Laufer, directed by Beth Hylton
After an unexpected and unexplainable turn of events, deeply cynical Bari finds herself on an enlightening new path. When she meets Mike, a man who makes art out of garbage, it’s Bari’s turn to pull another out of the darkness. Acclaimed playwright Deborah Zoe Laufer's Be Here Now is a comedic look at what we're willing to do for love and happiness and to create meaning in our lives.
Ticket buyers can join the cast for a moderated discussion following the fourth Thursday performance of each show.