by Václav Havel
translated by Paul Wilson
directed by Jiri Zizka
starring Oscar® nominee David Strathairn
May 19, 2010June 20, 2010

Meet the Artists

 • Production Manager


Krista Apple-Hodge • Monika
Janis Dardaris • Grandma
Mark Cairns • Albín
Mike Dees • Bob
Peter DeLaurier • Hanuš
Victoria Frings • Zuzanna
Leonard C. Haas • Dick
Trevor Long • Klein
Mary McCool • Bea
Kathryn Meisle • Irena
Jennifer R. Morris • Vlasta
Geddeth Smith • Oswald
Luigi Sottile • Victor
David Strathairn • Dr. Vilém Rieger
H. Michael Walls • Knobloch

Production Team

Jiri Zizka • Director
Václav Havel • Playwright
Paul Wilson • Translator
Klara Zieglerova • Set Designer
Vasilija Zivanic • Costume Designer
Jerold R. Forsyth • Lighting Designer
Nick Rye • Sound Designer
 • Dramaturg
Patreshettarlini Adams • Stage Manager
Walter Bilderback

Walter Bilderback (Dramaturg/Literary Manager)  has been The Wilma Theater’s dramaturg since 2004. He most recently dramaturged the Wilma’s American premiere of Tom Stoppard’s The Hard Problem. Walter has worked as a dramaturg for three decades at regional theaters across the country and on Broadway; he has also been a theater educator, director, playwright, and movement artist at points in his career. He recently published an article about Blanka Zizka and the development of the Wilma’s HotHouse company in the Fall 2015 issue of SDC Journal  (issuu.com/sdcjournal/)