The Civilians will present You Better Sit Down: Tales from My Parents’ Divorce by Anne Kauffman, Matthew Maher, Caitlin Miller, Jennifer R. Morris, Janice Paran, and Robbie Collier Sublett, April 7-May 6 at The Flea Theater. Kauffman will direct.
Conceived by Jennifer R. Morris, for You Better Sit Down: Tales from My Parents’ Divorce four members of The Civilians asked their parents for the real story behind their divorces. Each actor assumes the role of their own mother or father in a show created entirely from those interviews.
The cast will feature Matthew Maher, Caitlin Miller, Jennifer R. Morris, and Robbie Collier Sublett.
The design team will include Mimi Lien (set design), Sarah Beers (costume design), Ben Stanton (lighting design), Leah Gelpe (sound design), and Caite Hevner (projection design).