In the Event of My Death

Author: Lindsay Joy

In the Event of My Death

Description: Eight small-town twenty-somethings (who know each other from high school) share an impromptu time of mourning and celebration after the suicide of a mutual friend.
Year Written/Copyrighted: 2015
Date Added: 6/8/2015
Content Advisory: Strong Language, Adult Themes
2 Acts, 100 Minutes
5 Females, 3 Males

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Keywords: Comedy · Coming of Age · Dark Comedy · Drama · Gay and Lesbian · Gender and Sexuality · Large Cast Size · Mostly Female Characters · Women

Original Production Information

In the Event of my Death was commissioned by The Farm Theater as part of the College Collaboration Project developed in collaboration with Ashland University, Centre College, and Clark Universitywith the following cast and crew:

Ashland University, Hugo Young Theater, October 30, 2015

Connor: Mason Adams
Meg: Alyssa Angie
Amber: Natalyn Baisden
Kate: Ariel McCleary
Trevor: De'Andre Peterson
Peter: Nick Seemann
Brianna: Ceyanna Stasick
Becky: Eryn Reynolds Tramel

Director: Scott Hudson
Stage Manager: Rebecca Lyman
Scenic and Lighting Designer: Jason Coale
Costume Designer: Sarah Russell
Sound Designer: J. Michael Desper

Centre College, Wiesenger Theatre Norton Center for the Arts, February 13, 2015

Meg: Cassie Chambers
Peter: Seth Gray
Trevor: Heath Haden
Conner: Joshua Jerome
Brianna: Emily Nuthall
Kate: Ryley Swanner
Amer: Natalie Trammell
Becky: Taylee Wells

Director: Patrick Kagan-Moore
Stage Manager: Olivia Kernekin
Dramaturg: Mariele Flugeman
Scenic Designer: Matthew Hallock
Costume Designer: Kayla Higbee
Lightind Designer: Liliam Riseman
Props Designer: Kaitlyn Goodwin
Sound Designer: Savannah Taylor

Clark University, Little Center Experimental Theater, March 10, 2015

Peter: Colby Hinson
Amber: Lillian Schley
Becky: Charlotte Maxwell
Trevor: Will Doughty
Conner: David Bertoldi
Brianna: Maya Davis
Kate: Clare Tassinari
Meg: Caraline Connor

Producer: Gino Dilorio
Director: Raymond Munro
Stage Manager: Perri Sylvester
Tech Designer: Kevin McGerigle
Costume Design: Will Doughty, Jessie Darrell Jarbadan
Light and Projection Design: Sam Hill, Curran O'Donoghue
Poster Design: Stephen Dirado