THE HOW & THE WHY
Written by Sarah Treem
Directed by Suzan Fete
October 21 -
November 13, 2022
Two biologists meet on the eve of a prestigious conference. But the two women aren’t quite strangers. They share a complex and mysterious bond.
Evolution and emotions collide in this smart and compelling play about science, family and destiny.
“Sarah Treem’s play brims with ideas and emotional colors that eddy and refract like rivulets in a lively plunging stream.” - The Washington Post
THE COST OF LIVING
Written by Martyna Majok
Directed by Ben Raanan
January 20 -
February 12, 2023
Winner of the 2018 Pulitzer Prize for Drama this achingly human and surprisingly funny play is about the forces that bring people together, the realities of facing the world with disabilities and how deeply we all need each other.
Unemployed truck driver Eddie is struggling to rebuild a relationship with his estranged wife, Ani and Jess is trying to navigate the day to day with John, her new boss in a job she really needs.
People are hard.
Written by Kristin Idaszak
Directed by Elizabeth Margolius
March 24 -
April 16, 2023
World Premiere - Part of World Premiere Wisconsin
A woman stands in the middle of a room. She is an island in a sea of stuff - her stuff. It's a disaster. Fortunately, she's a detective and she has just read Marie Kondo's self-help book: The Life Changing Magic of Tidying Up. As she excavates her mountain of possessions She uncovers a terrifying mystery. Can she follow the series of clues and solve the puzzle in time to save the planet? Tidy examines the holes in our lives we try to fill with consumption, how we decide what to keep and what to leave behind and who and what will survive mass extinction? And will it spark joy?
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