In Photos: "Wild and Reckless" Early Development

Posted 01 December 2016

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L-R: Renata Friedman (Actor 1), Erik Menteer, Eric Earley, Brian Adrian Koch, Michael Van Pelt and Marty Marquis.

Every summer, JAW: A Playwrights Festival takes over The Armory as we invite four (or sometimes five!) playwrights to workshop brand spanking new work. During the 2016 festival, we invited Blitzen Trapper to workshop their new show. The band, along with two actors, two directors, a stage manager and a technical team, experimented with sonic storytelling and explored the world of Wild and Reckless for its world premiere March 17, 2017.

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L-R: Renata Friedman, Eric Earley and Director Liam Kaas-Lentz
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L-R: Brian Adrian Koch, Marty Marquis and Michael Van Pelt
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Co-directors Liam Kaas-Lentz and Rose Riordan
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Michael Van Pelt
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Erik Menteer
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Renata Friedman (Actor 1) with Eric Earley
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Clockwise from top: Eric Earley, Renata Friedman (Actor 1), Erik Menteer, Brian Adrian Koch, Michael Van Pelt and Marty Marquis

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