Dance Nation

by Clare Barron
Directed by Margot Bordelon
October 22, 2019November 17, 2019

Meet the Artists


Kimberly Chatterjee • Connie
Keith J. Conallen • Dance Teacher Pat
Suli Holum • Ashlee
Justin Jain • Luke
Campbell O Hare • Amina
Julianna Zinkel • Vanessa/The Moms

Production Team

Clare Barron • playwright
Margot Bordelon • director
Matt Saunders • Set Designer
Maria Shaplin • Lighting Designer
Amanda Gladu • Costume Designer
Elizabeth Atkinson • Sound Designer
Eli Lynn • Intimacy Choreographer + Fight Choreographer
Patreshettarlini Adams • Resident Stage Manager
Eli Lynn

Eli (they/them) is a certified Intimacy Director with Intimacy Directors International (, a Barrymore Nominated fight director, and an actor in the greater Philadelphia area. Recent Intimacy credits: Among The Dead, Completeness (Theatre Exile), The Wild Party, Psycho Beach Party (UArts), and Such Things As Vampires (People’s Light). Recent Fight credits: ‘Tis Pity She’s A Whore (Barrymore Nomination, PAC), The Sea Voyage (PAC), Indecent (Arden Theatre), Oliver (Quintessence Theatre), O War (Muhlenberg College), Moby Dick (Hedgerow Theatre). They have studied stage combat for over a decade and are a recognized Advanced Actor Combatant with 5 international stage combat organizations (SAFD, FDC, BASSC, SAFDi, and NSFS), as well as a teaching apprentice with Fight Directors Canada and assistant to Broadway Fight Masters Ian Rose and J. David Brimmer. Love always to Vanessa. Soli Deo Gloria.