by Nathan Alan Davis
directed by Morgan Green
May 1–21, 2023
This is the streaming version of the Wilma’s onstage production of Eternal Life Part 1, available to view on demand. Filmed by multiple cameras and edited to give you the best view of the action.
A family in the near future tries to live well (and forever?) amidst space travel, an ancient goose, and a mysterious man peddling an immortality elixir.
This streaming version was filmed in front of a live audience on stage at the Wilma Theater in Philadelphia. Eternal Life Part 1 was filmed and edited by Leslie Rivera, who captured and edited our digital productions of Kiss, Fat Ham, and Cherry Orchard.
Upon purchase, a link will be sent to you to view anytime May 1-21. One stream per purchase.
Our streaming platform, Overture+, allows you to watch the show on any device connected to the internet, including TVs. Need assistance? Click here to read in-depth instructions for playing the video or contact our box office.
Closed captioning is available on the player.
One hour and 50 minutes
Contains adult content, and mentions of death.
Brandon J. Pierce
Director Morgan Green
Playwright Nathan Alan Davis
Set Designer Matt Saunders
Costume Designer Azalea Fairley
Lighting Designer Masha Tsimring
Sound Designer Jordan McCree
Projection Designer Alan Price
Videographer Leslie Rivera
Stage Manager Patreshettarlini Adams
Dramaturg Mariah Ghant.
Eternal Life Part 1 and Nathan Alan Davis are recipients of a Venturous Playwright Fellowship at the Playwrights’ Center, which is supported by Venturous Theater Fund.
Edgerton Foundation New Play Award