Ego Actus presented a second Equity Showcase Code production of I Know What Boys Want by Penny Jackson, directed by Joan Kane.
The show opened July 13, 2015 at The Lion Theater at Theatre Row.
A prep school girl discovers that this week’s Internet sensation is a video of her having sex. She is a victim of cyber bullying. Her feminist mother wants to help, but Vicki insists she can handle the crisis alone. Can Vicki free herself from the internet or will she always be caught in its web?
The cast featured Olivia Scott*, Lue McWilliams*, Alex Esola, Jesse Shane Bronstein*, Charlotte Frøyland, Alexander Nifong, Kelsey Wang, Molly Collier, Phoebe Torres, Meghan St. Thomas, Lori Lusted and Joshua Spencer.
The crew included casting by Robin Carus, set by David Goldstein, costumes by Caitlin Cisek, lights by Dennis Parichy, sound by Andy Evan Cohen, projection design by Jim Marlowe, with fight choreographer Al Foote III, and stage manager Tyler Winthrop.
The show got 13 reviews including
“Director Joan Kane keeps the action moving and the quick pace mirrors the speed with which words and images spread.” Review in Theatre Is Easy by Eleanor Bader, July 19 2015
“Under the direction of Joan Kane, the young actors manage to produce a unique and truthfully nuanced performance.” Review in Center On The Aisle by Loreli Mojica, July 23, 2015
*These actors appeared courtesy of Actors Equity Association.
Photo Credit Al Foote III