Director: Deb Randall | Playwright: Andrea Lepcio | Photography: Aga A narrator describes her sister’s battle with breast cancer. Challenge: building a bra piece that would allow the actor to leave stage with two breasts and reemerge a handful of lines later with only one. Click to enlarge.
Director: Krista Cowan | Adaptation of Moliere’s The Bourgeois Gentleman | The Madeira School | Photographer: C. Stanley Photography Design for The Madeira School, an all-girl private boarding and day school. Concept: gender-swapped take on Moliere’s The Bourgeois Gentleman. Click to enlarge.
At Theatre J, Washington, DC | Director: Johanna Gruenhut | Playwright: Savyon Liebrecht | Costume Designer: Tim Mackabee | Assistant Costume Designer: Brittany Graham | Lighting Designer: Dan Covey | Photography: C. Stanley Photography (where noted) and Brittany Graham I assisted Tim Mackabee in his design of Apples from the Desert. I also built two dresses… Continue reading Assistant Costume Design – “Apples from the Desert”
Director: Lex Davis | Playwright: Frank Cervarich | Theater: Pointless Theatre Company | Original Music by Aaron Bliden | Photographer: Andrew Bossi World Premiere; Capital Fringe Festival Loosely based on Joseph Campbell’s A Hero’s Journey, Imagination Meltdown Adventure involves a drunken wish, magic, songs, and puppets. Click to enlarge.
Directors: Lee Mikeska Gardner and Mary Resing | Theater: Active Cultures | Photographer: Kate DeAngelis and Brittany Graham Three spooky ghost stories premiered as a sequel to a previous Halloween show of short plays, Hellspawn: Plays the Devil Made Us Write. World Premiere. Faceless, by Mary Resing; What Fresh Hell, by Alexandra Petri; and Grief, by Michael John Garces.… Continue reading Costume Design – “Hellspawn II: Black Aggie Speaks”
Director: Jason Schlafstein | Playwright: George F. Walker | Theater: Flying V Theatre | Photographer: Chelsie Lloyd Three friends meet on the playground to discuss some very adult subjects.
Director: Deb Randall | Playwright: Kay Rhodes | Theater: Venus Theatre | Photographer: C. Stanley Photography Four women on death row in Texas discuss their lives and the circumstances that brought them there.
Director: Deb Randall | Playwright: Jacob M. Appel | Theater: Venus Theatre | Photographer: C. Stanley Photography A humorous modern-ish retelling of the story of Helen of Troy, from Helen’s perspective.
Director: Deb Randall | Playwright: Vanda | Theater: Venus Theatre | Photographer: Lisa Helfert Photography A grandmother and her granddaughter go through memories of a painful past: two women fall in love when their men go away to fight in World War II, and all four are forced back into their heads as they enter… Continue reading Costume Design – “Why’d Ya Make Me Wear This, Joe?”
Director: Deb Randall | Playwright: chris wind | Theater: Venus Theatre | Photographer: Lisa Helfert Photography and Brittany Graham Shakespeare’s women appear in various states of undress as they are each given the soliloquy Shakespeare himself never allowed them.