Evening At The Talkhouse

Playwright Wallace Shawn and Director Shade Murray

By Wallace Shawn

Directed by Shade Murray


Previews: September 29 – October 7, 2017

Opening: October 8, 2017

Regular Run: October 12 – November 26, 2017

Red Night: October 13, 2017


Remember when you felt you could do anything, when there was still nothing to fear? Evening at the Talk House is a reunion at your favorite club, where old friends cozy up, raise a glass and remember gentler times when culture had value and terror wasn’t the every day. This ultra-dark comedy invites us all to celebrate the 10th anniversary of the opening night of Robert’s under-appreciated masterpiece, Midnight in a Clearing with Moon and Stars. 

Cast & Artists


  • Robert: Ensemble Member Lance Baker
  • Tom: Miguel Nunez
  • Ted: Ensemble Member Doug Vickers
  • Annette: Ensemble Member Kirsten Fitzgerald
  • Bill: Noah Simon
  • Nellie: Ensemble Member Natalie West
  • Jane: Sadieh Rifai
  • Dick: HB Ward
  • Understudies: Jen Bosworth, Christian Isely, Shannon Pritchard, Steve Silver, & Steve Winterstein


  • Playwright: Wallace Shawn
  • Director: Ensemble Member Shade Murray
  • Asst. Director: Terry Hines
  • Lighting Design: Claire Chrzan
  • Costume Design: Myron Elliott
  • Sound Design: Brando Triantafillou
  • Props Design: Mary O’Dowd
  • Technical Director: Robert Huggins
  • Vocal Consultant: Kate DeVore
  • Stage Manager: Artistic Associate S.G. Heller
  • Assistant Stage Manager: Nate Dion
  • Production Manager: Corrie Besse
  • Casting Director: Ensemble Member Mierka Girten
  • Casting Assistant: Kyle Stoffers


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