Leaving

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

Cast

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
Vasilija Zivanic

Recipient of the Kahn Career Award for Exceptional Talent, Ms. Zivanic’s credentials include There, Romeo and Juliet, Passing Strange, When the Rain Stops Falling, The Hard Problem, Hamlet, Rosencrantz and Guildenstern Are Dead, Don Juan Comes Home From Iraq by Paula Vogel, and Leaving by Václav Havel (The Wilma Theater); The Daughters of the Mood (Edinburgh Festival); Cosi Fan Tutte (Huntington Theatre); Venus, Necessary Targets, Godspell, La Lorona (The Beckett Theatre, NYC); and The Magic Flute. She has been a fabric painter for leading New York studio Parson Meares on Broadway including The Lion King, Wicked, Spamalot, Dracula, and Disney’s Finding Nemo, Monsters, Inc., and Aladdin. Ms. Zivanic works as a fashion designer and illustrator for various clients in the US and Europe. She is a Professor at Parsons and FIT in NYC. Some of her work is published in The Big Book of Contemporary Illustration by M. Dawber and Fashion Drawing by M. Bryant.