Passing Strange

Book and Lyrics by Stew
Music by Stew and Heidi Rodewald
Created in collaboration with Annie Dorsen
Directed by Tea Alagić
January 10, 2018February 18, 2018

Meet the Artists


Taysha Marie Canales • Sheri/Renata/Desi
Kris Coleman • Narrator
Kimberly S. Fairbanks • Mother
Savannah L. Jackson • Edwina/Marianna/Sudabey
Anthony Martinez-Briggs • Terry/Christophe/Venus
Lindsay Smiling • Mr. Franklin/Joop/Hugo
Jamar Williams • Youth
Jake Hager • Guitar/Keyboards
Amanda Morton • Keyboards / Guitar
Ellyn Heald • Bass
Ben Diamond • Drums

Production Team

Stew • Book Writer, Co-Composer and Lyricist
Heidi Rodewald • Co-Composer
Tea Alagic • Director
Scott Pask • Set Designer
Thom Weaver • Lighting Designer
Vasilija Zivanic • Costume Designer
Nick Kourtides • Sound Designer
Christopher Ash • Co-Projection Designer
Tal Yarden • Co-Projection Designer
Amanda Morton • Music Director
Constantine Baecher • Choreographer
Walter Bilderback • Dramaturg
Patreshettarlini Adams • Stage Manager
Clayton Tejada • Production Manager
Kimberly S. Fairbanks

Kimberly S. Fairbanks is excited to make her Wilma Theater debut. Kimberly is an actor and voiceover artist who can be seen and heard in numerous works across the performance mediums. Most recent credits include; Theatre: Internationally: I Will Speak for Myself (Edinburgh Fringe Festival); Off Broadway: I Will Speak for Myself (59E59 Theater); The Mecca Tales (Sheen Center); Television: Instinct (CBS); Madam Secretary (CBS); The Looming Tower (Hulu); Delco Proper (Comedy Central); House of Cards (Netflix); The Family (ABC); Film: Glass (M. Night Shyamalan, Writer/Director); Untouchable (Neil Burger, Director). Kimberly is a National Partners American Theatre Classical Acting Award Recipient and a Barrymore Award Nominee for Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Musical.