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Starting Previews Tonight Meet The Cast and Creatives For The Convent

Starting Previews Tonight Meet The Cast and Creatives For The Convent

Meet playwright Jessica Dickey


Director Daniel Talbot


and the cast of The Convent

Amy Berryman

Amy Berryman

Amy Berryman (Lunchtime, I Will Be Gone)

Annabel Capper

Annabel Capper

Annabel Capper (Pygmalion, Passion Play)

Margaret Odette

Margaret Odette

Margaret Odette (Sensucht, She Kills Monsters)

Brittany Anikka Liu

Brittany Anikka Liu

Brittany Anikka Liu (Period Sisters, Rapture Blister Burn)

Lisa Ramirez

Lisa Ramirez

Lisa Ramirez (Good Grief, Angels in America)

Samantha Soule

Samantha Soule

Samantha Soule (The Philanthropist, Dinner at Eight)

Wendy vanden Heuvel

Wendy vanden Heuvel

and Wendy vanden Heuvel (I Am A Seagull, Burn Country)

The Convent

The cast of The Convent

In Dickey’s new play, a group of women go on a retreat to live like nuns in the Middle Ages and are baptized with 80s pop, female mysticism, hallucinogens, and sex. The Convent is a toothy dark comedy about desire, devotion and the mystery of intrinsic divinity.

Daniel Talbot, Jessica Dickey

Daniel Talbot, Jessica Dickey

Weathervane Productions (Wendy vanden Heuvel, Producer), Rising Phoenix Repertory (Daniel Talbott, Artistic Director; Addie Johnson Talbott, Artistic Associate), in association with Rattlestick Playwrights Theater, are pleased to preset the world premiere production of The Convent. The production will begin performances on January 16, 2019 with an opening night scheduled for January 24, 2019. The Convent will run through February 17, 2019 at the Mezzanine Theatre at A.R.T./New York Theatres.

Jessica Dickey

Jessica Dickey

Jessica Dickey has been hailed as “a playwright to watch” by The New York Times. Her one-woman show, The Amish Project, went from the 2008 New York International Fringe Festival to a critically heralded production at Rattlestick in 2009, and has since been produced all across the US and all over the world. She was also acclaimed for Charles Ives Take Me Home, produced in 2013 by Rattlestick.

Daniel Talbot

Daniel Talbot

January 16 – February 17, 2019 A.R.T./New York Theatres (502 West 53rd Street)

The Convent

The set for The Convent

The Convent

The set for The Convent

The Convent

The set for The Convent

The Convent

The set for The Convent

Off Broadway

Suzanna, co-owns and publishes the newspaper Times Square Chronicles or T2C. At one point a working actress, she has performed in numerous productions in film, TV, cabaret and theatre. She has performed at The New Orleans Jazz festival, The United Nations and Carnegie Hall. Currently she has a screenplay in the works, which she developed with her mentor and friend the late Arthur Herzog. She was the Broadway Informer on the all access cable TV Show “The New Yorkers,” soon to be “The Tourist Channel.” email: suzanna@t2conline.com

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