2011 SEASON

Rogue Machine Theatre
presents
the LA Premiere of

BLACKBIRD
by David Harrower

Directed by
Robin Larsen

Featuring
Sam Anderson as Ray 
Corryn Cummins as Una
Casey Burke as the Girl
Understudies
Ray: Michael Dempsey 
Una: Kirsten Kollender
Girl: Hayley Bensmiller

Produced by
atthew Elkins, John Perrin Flynn and Edward Tournier

Set Design: Stephanie Kerley Schwartz 
Lighting Design: Leigh Allen 
Sound Design: Chris Moscatiello 
Costume Design: Jocelyn Hublau 
Props: Ilona Piotrowska
Assistant Directed: Darryl Johnson
Set Construction/Technical Direction: David Mauer
Production Manager: Amanda Mauer

Running Time: Blackbird runs approximately 70 minutes with no intermission.


This powerful piece begins when Una shows up unexpectedly at Ray’s office, forcing him to come to terms with the effects of their relationship. Una pulls Ray into an encounter that is gripping, surprising and utterly unforgettable.

PRESS REVIEWS

...they deliver what is frankly one of the most impressive scene changes I’ve ever witnessed in a theater space of any magnitude.

- Stage Raw       

[read the entire review here]

Director Guillermo Cienfuegos’ pacing builds tension with masterful assurance, while David Mauer’s jaw-dropping set transformations effortlessly segue from graffiti-laced subway car to urban streets to an intricately detailed interior for the emotional steamroller finale...
- LA Times       


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