If you're in Austin, TX this April, please swing by the Oscar G. Brockett theater for our production of The Silent Woman.
The Silent Woman
a new play by Lydia Blaisdell
directed by KJ Sanchez
Saturday, April 16 at 7:30 p.m
Thursday, April 21 at 7:30 p.m.
Sunday, April 24 at 2:00 p.m.
The strange, true tale of a painter living with an effigy of his ex-lover in 1919 Europe. Because the doll cannot dress herself, the painter enlists a young maid to help him, resulting in an intricate, erotic game of pretend.
oscar g. brockett theatre
F. Loren Winship Building
Tickets range from $15-$23 and are available here:
presented as part of UT New Theater
Curated by Steven Dietz
Co-Curated by Hannah Wolf
Cast (in order of appearance)
Policeman/Gentleman 2: Nyles Washington
Hulda: Phoebe Newlan
Dr. Posse/Gentleman 1:Luke Mire
Butler: Eli Weinberg
Coachman/Gentleman 3: Max Torrez
Designers and Technical Staff
Lawrence Bennett – Technical Director • Kate Ducey – Lighting Designer • Jeanie Hartman – Doll Designer •Billy Henry – Sound Designer • E.L. Hohn – Costume Designer • Bruno-Pierre Houle – Scenic Designer/Projection Designer • Dack Justiz – Stage Manager • Kyle Winkelmann – Production Manager
The creation of this play was made possible by a Jerome Travel and Study Grant in July 2013.