The Weight of Water
The world premiere of Myra Slotnick's play, The Weight of Water, opened at the Provincetown Theatre on October 6th, 2011 to rave reviews and audience acclaim. In November of 2012, the entire original cast appeared in a staged reading of the play at The Abingdon Theatre in NY. Now, the company of the Weight of Water invites you to join us as we mount our full production in the Crown Theatre at the Producers' Club, at 358 W. 44th St., in the heart of New York's theater district.
"Nine days after Hurricane Katrina, two rescue workers wash up on the doorstep of Pearl Haynes and try to remove her from the only home she has ever known for over 44 years, wreaking more havoc than any force of nature can conjure."
Myra Slotnick is an award-winning playwright, whose plays have been produced across the country. She is also the founding artistic director of the acclaimed annual short play festival, Universal Theatre, in Provincetown MA.
Obie winner David Drake directs this masterful original cast: Geany Masai*, Jamie Heinlein*, Andrew Clemons, Linda Daniels, Jimi Little and Keith Amato.
*appears courtesy of Actors Equity Association.
The Producers' Club ~ Crown Theatre (View)
358 West 44th Street
New York City, NY 10036
|Minimum Age: 16|
|Kid Friendly: No|
|Dog Friendly: No|
|Wheelchair Accessible: No|