I’m Going to Go Back There Someday  by Asher de Forest

Clipart image of a car in the belly of a whale

I’m Going to Go Back There Someday by Asher de Forest ’21 is a comedy about grief. Garry, a young man grieving his father’s recent passing, embarks on a road trip to meet his sperm donor. Garry is accompanied by his younger sister Rachel, his girlfriend Joni, and his best friend and ex-boyfriend Mohammed, each navigating relationships, grief, and the road. Interspersed with this narrative are scenes from Mohammed’s in-progress graphic novel, in which Pinocchio, the biblical Jonah, and Kipling’s shipwrecked mariner kibitz inside the belly of a whale.

This performance will be a half hour selected reading. Content Warning: Death of a parent and comic violence.

October 11-12, 2019
Huber-Seikaly Theater


Kiran Arquin Garry Feldman
Ruby Rich Rachel Feldman
Kalala Kiwanuka-Woernle Joni Johnson
Ndunzi Kunsunga Mohammed Ben Halim
Jennings Mergenthal Puppet
Rachel Warshaw Prophet
Jesse Claire Mariner
Asher de Forest Stage Directions

Selected Scenes from The Trestle at Pope Lick Creek by Naomi Wallace

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Dalton and Pace are two teenagers exploring their sexuality in a tragedy-struck, desolate rural town during the Great Depression. The play is a surreal exploration of the intersection of rural working-class identity and sexual discovery.

Content Warning: contains vivid descriptions of violence and death.

October 11-12, 2019
Huber-Seikaly Theater

Cast & Crew:

Alexandra Whitman Director, choreographer
Alice Endo Designer, technical director
Anna Schloerb Sound board operator
Rachel Kan Light board operator
Jessica Yates Pace Creagan
Eleanor Grinnell Dalton Chance
Alex Poletti Chas Weaver