Describe the Night

By Rajiv Joseph
Directed by Blanka Zizka
January 28, 2020February 16, 2020

Meet the Artists


Ross Beschler • Isaac
Steven Rishard • Nikolai
Sarah Gliko • Yevgenia
Keith J. Conallen • Vova
Campbell O Hare • Urzula
Brett Ashley Robinson • Mariya/Mrs. Petrovna

Production Team

Rajiv Joseph • playwright
Blanka Zizka • director
Matt Saunders • set designer
Thom Weaver • lighting designer
Christopher Colucci • composer and sound designer
Vasilija Zivanic • costume designer
Christopher Ash • projection designer
Patreshettarlini Adams • stage manager
Christopher Colucci

Christopher Colucci (Sound and Original Music) makes sound and music as a theater artist, composer and guitarist.  In 2011, he received a fourth Barrymore award for Outstanding Original Music and Sound Design for In the Next Room, or the vibrator play (Wilma Theater).  Last summer he attended the Prague Quadrennial of Performance Design and Space on a professional development trip sponsored by the Philadelphia Theatre Initiative.  During the 2011-2012 season Christopher worked on over a dozen productions including: The Whipping Man and Charlotte’s Web (Arden), Of Mice and Men (People’s Light & Theater), How I Learned to Drive (Theatre Horizon), The Mousetrap (Walnut), Knives in Hens (Theater Exile), Private Lives (Lantern), The Morini Strad (Portland Stage) and The Curse of the Starving Class here at the Wilma.  Christopher is currently studying Orchestration at the Berklee College of Music, as well as preparing a recording of contemporary music for Classical Guitar.  Upcoming theater projects include Bruce Graham’s Mr. Hart and Mr. Brown at People’s Light in July.  Thank you, Blanka; Thank you Clayton, Ashley, Pat; Go Team Wilma! For more sounds please visit