Emily Davis to Star in Is This a Room Off-Broadway
The entire cast of the show’s original run returns for the Vineyard theatre production this fall.
Emily Davis ( Singlet) will reprise her performance as imprisoned former Air Force linguist Reality Winner in the Vineyard Theatre production of Tina Satter’s Is This a Room. The show, , is a staging of the verbatim transcript of the June 2017 FBI interrogation that found Winner guilty of leaking evidence of Russian interference in the U.S. voting system. seen Off-Broadway last year Directed by Satter, the return run of Is This a Room will feature the entire original cast, which also includes Becca Blackwell ( High Maintenance) as Unknown Male, Pete Simpson ( Middletown) as Agent Garrick, and TL Thompson ( ) as Agent Taylor. Straight White Men READ: How the Vineyard Creates Groundbreaking Work by Veterans and Newcomers Alike Performances will begin at the Vineyard October 3 ahead of an October 22 opening night. A true story, still developing, Winner remains in jail with a record-breaking sentence. Based on the real-life interrogation, the play unfolds as a thriller, asking what it is to have honor in this American moment, and how the personal can reverberate globally. The Vineyard production will feature scenic design by Parker Lutz ( Ghost Rings), costume design by Enver Chakartash ( Since I Can Remember), lighting design by Thomas Dunn ( The Undertaking), with original score and sound design by Sanae Yamada (Moon Duo, Vive la Void), and puppetry design by Amanda Villalobos ( In The Green).
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