Regular Ave’s upcoming manufacturing of Lily Houghton’s Of the Girl Got here the Starting of Sin and By way of Her We All Die, a brand new play in regards to the risks of commercializing millennial femininity, has discovered its forged. That includes an all-female firm and a completely feminine figuring out and non-binary artistic staff, the Kylie M. Brown-helmed world premiere will run October 3–20 on the Medication Present Theatre Off-Broadway.
The forged of Of the Girl… might be made up of Ianne Fields Stewart (#Blessed, The Feels), Carolyn Kettig (A Midsummer Night time’s Dream, Athena), Sabina Friedman-Seitz (The Boy Downstairs, E-book Membership), Kirsten Harvey (Nothing is the Finish of the World; Dick: After Melville), Starr Kirkland (Hottentotted, AliceGraceAnon), and Bear Brummel (Little Bunny Foo Foo).
Of the Girl… follows Bluebell, Candy Pea, Pumpkin, and Bleeding Coronary heart, 4 femmes certain collectively by their office: the windowless basement of a Free Individuals retailer. Allegiances are fashioned and spells are forged, as Houghton shines a light-weight on the methods by which we navigate femininity and expression in at this time’s thorny political and financial local weather.
The manufacturing will characteristic set design by Brittany Vasta (affiliate design on Lifespan of a Reality; Pleased Birthday Wanda June), costume design by Alice Tavener (Lunch Bunch; Suicide Forest ), lighting design by Catherine Clark (The Woodsman; Koalas Are Dicks), and sound design by Ash Zeitler (Bartschland Follies).
Of the Girl… is co-produced by Leigh Honigman. For tickets and extra info go to Normalave.org.
Houghton is a member of EST’s Obie-winning Youngblood and the Flea Theater’s writers’ group. Her play Rosie was lately produced by EST and directed by Danya Taymor, as a part of the One Act Marathon Performs