ADAPT!

A WORLD PREMIERE
Written and Directed by Blanka Zizka
March 22, 2017April 22, 2017

Meet the Artists

Cast

Krista Apple • Lenka 35
Ross Beschler • Napoleon / Reagan / Ilya
Keith J. Conallen • Bureaucrat / Father
Sarah Gliko • Bureaucrat / Mother
Aneta Kernová • Lenka
Jered McLenigan • Marek / St. Bernard
Anthony Martinez-Briggs • Bureaucrat / Hot Dog Seller
Aneza Papadopoulou • Old Woman
Campbell O’Hare • Young Woman / Hana
Steven Rishard • Bureaucrat / Pavel
Michael Rosse • Grandfather

Production Team

Blanka Zizka • Playwright / Director
Matt Saunders • Set Designer
Oana Botez • Costume Designer
Thom Weaver • Lighting Designer
Daniel Perelstein • Sound Designer
Mariana Sadovska • Composer and Musical Director
Christopher Ash • Projection Designer
Stew • Translation & Arrangement of Karel Kryl’s songs
David Bova • Hair and Makeup Designer
Silvana Cardell • Choreographer
Ian Rose • Fight Director
Walter Bilderback • Dramaturg
Nell Bang-Jensen • Dramaturg
Clayton Tejada • Production Manager
Patreshettarlini Adams • Resident Stage Manager / AEA
Ian Rose

IAN ROSE (FIGHT DIRECTOR) has arranged fights for commercials, film and stage, and has been staging fights in the New York and Philadelphia areas for over twenty-five years. Ian is one of only two in the world to be counted a Fight Master in two professional fight direction organizations, Fight Directors Canada and The Society of American Fight Directors. Ian’s work has been seen on Broadway, Les Liassons Dangereuses at the Booth, Bridewell Theatre in London, MTM Studios in Rome, Riverside Shakespeare and Interborough Repertory Theatre in New York City, The Whole Theatre in New Jersey, the Pennsylvania Shakespeare Festival, The Philadelphia Shakespeare Festival, Philadelphia Theatre Company, the Wilma, Hamlet, Rosencranz and Guildenstern Are Dead, Constellations, The Hard Problem, and the Arden in Pennsylvania. Ian's fights were featured in the documentary Philadelphia: The Great Experiment –Disorder seen on ABC.  Ian was a Technical Advisor on the film A Winter’s Tale.  Ian is delighted to be returning to the design team at the Wilma.  A huge thank you to Blanka, Pat and Clayton for their continued faith.