The Thanksgiving Play

Theatre
Name: Playwrights Horizons/ Peter Jay Sharp Theater
Address: 416 West 42nd Street, New York, NY 10036
Production Details
First performance date: October 12, 2018
Opening date: November 5, 2018
Closing date: December 25, 2018
Links: Official Website


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Production Description
Ah, Thanksgiving, that most American of holidays: when families gather to celebrate the warmth of home, the bounty of the harvest — and a legacy of genocide and violent colonial expansion. Good intentions collide with absurd assumptions in Larissa FastHorse’s wickedly funny satire, as a troupe of terminally “woke” teaching artists scrambles to create a pageant that somehow manages to celebrate both Turkey Day and Native American Heritage Month.
Opening Night Credits

Production Credits
Person/Company Credit
Playwrights Horizons Producer
  
Larissa FastHorse Playwright
  
Moritz von Stuelpnagel Director
  
Robert Westley Movement Consultant
  
Wilson Chin Set Designer
Tilly Grimes Costume Designer
Isabella Byrd Lighting Designer
Mikaal Sulaiman Sound Designer
Tilly Grimes Puppet Designer
Joo-Sun Kim1 Assistant Set Designer
Anton Volovsek Assistant Set Designer
Caity Mulkearns Assistant Costume Designer
Aaron Tacy Assistant Lighting Designer
Nathan Rubio Assistant Sound Designer
  
Caroline Aquino Company Manager
Blake Zidell & Associates Press Representative
  
Katie Ailinger Production Stage Manager
Jenny Kennedy Assistant Stage Manager
  
Ashlynne Abraham Wardrobe

1Credited as Joo Kim.

Cast
Actor Role
Jennifer Bareilles Logan
Jeffrey Bean Caden
Greg Keller Jaxton
Margo Seibert Alicia