The Columbus Dispatch calls Dead City “deft, poignant and funny” – read the whole review RIGHT HERE.
Samantha Blossom’s day moves from her Upper East Side apartment to a funeral in Queens, from a trendy Midtown magazine deep into an online relationship, before dragging her through the chaos of the meat-packing district club scene as she tracks down a punk-rock genius poet girl and desperately avoids her husband’s mistress.
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“A thrilling theatrical trip…awe-inspiring.”
“For a hundred minutes, the city becomes like an oyster filled with infinite pearls… Callaghan has created a fluid, lyrical world that riffs on reality as if it were jazz.”
–New Theatre Corps
“Weirdly funny and haunting… a jagged stage poem.”
–Time Out Chicago
by Sheila Callaghan
Directed by Matt Slaybaugh.
Featuring Tim Browning, Andrew Cronacher, Acacia Duncan, Kim Hopcraft, Kristina Kopf, Eleni Papaleonardos, Nate Roderick, Michelle Schroeder, Rich Stadler.
Sets by Jessica Trent-Secrest.
Sound by Dave Wallingford.
Lights by Ryan Osborn.
Projections by Shawn Hove.
Stage Management by Johnny Kolasinski.
ALL TICKETS are “Pay-What-You-Can“.
Every seat. Every show. Everybody. All the time.
All Ticket sales will be CASH ONLY.
Thursday, 4.10.08 8pm
Friday, 4.11.08 8pm
Saturday, 4.12.08 8pm
Sunday, 4.13.08 2pm
Thursday, 4.17.08 8pm
Friday, 4.18.08 8pm (TALKBACK after the show.)
Saturday, 4.19.08 8pm
All performances in the Studio 2 Theatre
at the Vern Riffe Center
77 South High Street