Written and Directed by Blanka Zizka
March 22, 2017April 22, 2017

Meet the Artists


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
Walter Bilderback

Walter Bilderback (Dramaturg/Literary Manager)  is in his 13th season at the Wilma. During that time he’s helped select seasons and has worked on the vast majority of the plays produced in that time. Particular recent favorites include Our Class, Don Juan Comes Home From Iraq, Hamlet and When the Rain Stops Falling. Before coming to Philadelphia, Walter worked for numerous theaters across the country, including CenterStage, La Jolla Playhouse, the Alliance Theatre, Dallas Theater Center, and on Broadway. He's read plays and sat on selection committees for many organizations, most recently the O'Neill and the Playwrights Center.