Directing Thesis: Don Juan Comes Back From the War | Spring 2018

Mach 7 - 10, 2018


By Ödön von Horváth

in a new version by Duncan MacMillan

Directed by Kim Kerfoot '18


Don Juan is back from the War and Berlin is crumbling. After years of abstinence, the Don is ready for more of the debauchery that made his name, but amidst political and economic upheaval he finds himself increasingly at odds with the man he used to be.


Production Team:


Dramaturg: Ryan Patrick Ervin

Producer: Mei Li Heman

Production Stage Manager: Alison R. Simone

Stage Manager: Aimee-Marie Holland

Assistant Stage Manager: Taeuk Kang

Company Manager: Nicole Kramer

Composer / Co-Sound Designer: Ben Morris

Co-Sound Designer: Row Walters

Scenic Designer: Andrew Moerdyk

Costume Designer: Lily Prentice

Lighting Designer: Stacey Derosier

Fight Choreographer: Mark H.

Graphic Designer: Anchuli Felicia King




Amanda Baxter*, Matthew Cohn*, Carrie Dickson, Clare Mahoney*, Tracy McMullan*, Miss Sandra Mhlongo, Molly Wheaton


*Appearing courtesy of Actors’ Equity Association


The Director’s Bio:


Kim Kerfoot is a South African director and co-founder of the award-winning Instant Arts Collective - which has produced seven plays at theatres in South Africa and abroad as well as at six national and international festivals. Kim’s award-winning production of Athol Fugard’s Statements After an Arrest Under the Immorality Act transferred to The Fugard Theatre on Mr. Fugard’s recommendation, and was a part of the critically acclaimed Assembly South African Season in Edinburgh 2012. In 2017 Kim was Anne Bogart’s Assistant Director on Lost in the Stars, and directed Wrecked at the National Theatre of Croatia Ivan pl. Zajc. Most recently Kim directed readings of Erica Murray’s All Mod Cons and Seamus Collins’s Away With The Fairies for Origin’s 1st Irish Festival Vital Voices, in partnership with the Lyric Theatre in Belfast.


Directing Thesis Interview: Don Juan Comes Back from the War

Directing Thesis Interview: Don Juan Comes Back from the War

February 27, 2018

The next Directing Thesis Production opens Wednesday, March 7th at Lenfest Center for the Arts. Don Juan Comes Back From the War, written by Ödön von Horváth is now presented in a new version by Duncan MacMillan under the direction of Kim Kerfoot '18.  

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Event Time & Date

Date: Past Event
Location: Flexible Performance Space
Lenfest Center for the Arts
615 W. 129 St.
New York, NY 10027

TICKET POLICY: No late seating.
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