JACK’S PRECIOUS MOMENT

A New Play by SAMUEL D. HUNTER
Directed by KIP FAGAN


“…A QUIRKY BLACK COMEDY…”

TIME OUT NEW YORK

LUCAS PAPAELIAS IS SEXY, JANGLY FUN…!’
BACKSTAGE

“EDDIE KAYE THOMAS GIVES A COMMANDING PERFORMANCE”
THE NEW YORK TIMES

World Premiere

A video of insurgents beheading Jack Lewis is released over the Internet.  Back home in Idaho, Jack’s twin, father and widow are left to pick up the pieces — so to speak.  The only solution to this family’s grief and mounting spiritual crisis: The Precious Moments Chapel in Carthage, MO.

With Tom Bloom, Lucas Papaelias, Danny Kevin Ryan, Eddie Kaye Thomas, Karen Walsh

Set Design by Lee Savage
Lighting Design by Matt Frey
Costume Design by Jessica Ford
Sound Design by Bart Fasbender
Props Design by Sean McArdle
Production Stage Manager: Jamie Rog
Production Manager: La Vie Productions / James Cleveland
Casting: Jack Doulin, C.S.A., and Jenn Haltman
Dramaturg: John Baker
Assistant Director: Stella Powell-Jones

TUESDAY – SUNDAY

May 21 – June 13, 2010
at 59E59 St. Theaters

SAMUEL D. HUNTER (Playwright) is from Moscow, Idaho.  He is a graduate of NYU, the Iowa Playwrights Workshop, and recently spent two years as a playwright-in-residence at Juilliard. His plays have been presented at London’s Arcola Theatre, O’Neill Playwrights Conference, Bay Area Playwrights Festival, Seven Devils Playwrights Conference, Ojai Playwrights Conference, elsewhere.  Awards: Lark’s 2008-2009 PONY Fellowship, two Lincoln Center Le Compte du Nuoy Awards, others. Upcoming projects include Clubbed Thumb’s world premiere of Five Genocides, opening June 13th at the Ohio Theater.