Directing Thesis: Don Juan Comes Back From the War
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.
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 WarFebruary 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.read more
Event Time & Date
Flexible Performance Space
Lenfest Center for the Arts
615 W. 129 St.
New York, NY 10027
TICKET POLICY: No late seating.