We have a story for you in Season 19…

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Know Theatre is so very excited to tell you some stories in SEASON 19: Once Upon A Time   Know Theatre is ready to rekindle your sense of wonder in Season 19. Join us and explore the stories we tell ourselves and each other: stories that amuse, that enlighten, and…

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Meet Lisa. She’s a wrecking ball.

Lisa

Name Lisa Age 28 I come from … Salt Lake City, Utah My life’s soundtrack would feature the song … Heartbreaker by Pat Benatar     What I’m Doing With My Life: Not enough… I’m Really Good at … Making traffic stop with my looks, breaking hearts, kicking ass, knitting,…

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Meet Peter, a man who doesn’t know what’s about to hit him.

Peter

Name – That’s a bit personal at this stage. I didn’t even want to set this up in the first place. Just call me Peter if you must, but preferably just Doctor. Age – Really intrusive question, let’s just say I’m old enough to have PhD’s in Bio-molecular Engineering and…

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Meet Jazmin: A Crimefighter with a taste for the rough stuff.

Jazmin

Name: Jazmin Age: How old do you want me to be? I come from… Australia. That’s why I know so much about survival. My life’s soundtrack would feature the song… Me and Julio Down By The Schoolyard What I’m Doing With My Life: Justice…and a lot of one night stands…

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Meet Doctor X: a guy with a one-track mind…

Doctor X

Name: I’m Dr. X. I honestly can’t remember if that’s a first or last name. Maybe I’m like Madonna. Or Seal. Age: I’m 36 years old. I think I’m 36 years old. My birthday might be coming up soon, unless it just passed. I come from: I want to say…

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Meet Nina, a Crimefighter with a secret

Nina

Name Nina Age 24 I come from … The Gritty Motor City—Detroit, Michigan My life’s soundtrack would feature the song … ’03 Bonnie & Clyde by Jay-Z and Beyoncé. “All I need in this life of sin is me and my boyfriend.” What I’m Doing With My Life: Making the…

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Meet Sally, the leader of the Crimefighters

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Name Most people know me as Sally of the Crimefighters. I can’t reveal my true identity here. Age I can’t reveal that information. It’s for your protection. I come from … New York, a city on the edge.  A city like a healthy heart that has been poisoned with cancer.…

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So…Why Superheroes?

Research is important. And sometimes, fun!

My first task in taking on the (somewhat daunting) feat of staging Adam Szymkowicz‘s brilliantly crafted love-letter to comics, heroes, and love, was to figure out one question: What the hell is Adam doing with this structure? (This is where I freely admit that I did not grow up a comic…

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Because we need a little magic.

Looks pretty good in performance, no?

I have a confession to make: This is not my first magical realism play. In fact, when Andrew asked me to direct Bureau of Missing Persons, reading the script felt like a homecoming. The very first full-length play I ever directed, The Old Man in the Woods by Brooklyn playwright Gina…

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Get to Know Patrice, played by Burgess Byrd

Burgess Byrd as Patrice in Bureau of Missing Persons at Know Theatre - Photo by Daniel R. Winters

This is Patrice. She’s got a job to do. She’s a lady who gets things done. She’s got very little patience for most things–but she’s also got a big heart. We asked her to tell us a little more about herself: If you had a free day with no responsibilities…

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