The Christians

by Lucas Hnath
directed by Timothy Bond
co-produced with Syracuse Stage
May 4, 2016May 29, 2016

Meet the Artists


Ames Adamson • Elder Jay
Paul DeBoy • Pastor Paul
Julie Jesneck • Jenny
Erika LaVonn • Elizabeth
DeLance Minefee • Joshua

Production Team

Matt Saunders • Set Designer
Helen Q. Huang • Costume Designer
Thom Weaver • Lighting Designer
Michael G. Keck • Arrangements and Original Music
Kyle Bass • Dramaturg (Syracuse Stage)
Nell Bang-Jensen • Philadelphia Casting Director
Patreshettarlini Adams • Resident Stage Manager
Michael G. Keck

Previously at Syracuse Stage, Michael was the music director/composer for To Kill a Mockingbird, August Wilson’s The Piano Lesson, The Whipping Man, Fences, Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom and The Brothers Size, all directed by Tim Bond, as well as Gem of the Ocean directed by Timothy Douglas. Michael’s music has been featured at The Kennedy Center, Mark Taper Forum, Arena Stage, Guthrie Theatre, Oregon Shakespeare Festival, Alliance Theatre, Milwaukee Repertory Theatre, Indiana Repertory Theatre, Idaho Shakespeare Festival, Great Lakes Theater Festival, Cincinnati Playhouse, Portland Center Stage, and internationally at The National Theatre of Croatia, The Barbican Theatre Center, and Bristol Old Vic. As an actor, he has performed at McCarter Theatre Center, Alliance Theatre, Berkeley Repertory Theatre, Portland Center Stage, La MaMa Experimental Theatre and Primary Stages in NYC, and many others. He received three Barrymore Award nominations, the AATE Distinguished Play Award, and has served as panelist for the NEA, the New York State Council on the Arts, and Meet the Composer. He is a member of AEA, SAG-AFTRA, ASCAP, PEN and The Dramatists Guild.