The Other Place

Just as Juliana Smithton’s research leads to a potential breakthrough, her life takes a disorienting turn. During a lecture to colleague at an exclusive beach resort, she glimpses an enigmatic young woman in a yellow bikini amidst the crowd of business suits.

Play title:  The Other Place

Author (s):  Sharr White

Publisher: Dramatists Play Service, Inc.

Publication Date: 2011 (Dramatists Play Service)

Genre: Drama

Primary Discipline: Neuroscience

Scientist (s): Fictional

Source Texts: Unknown

Character Breakdown: 2 Men and 2 Women

Juliana, Ian, The Woman, The Man

Setting: Cape Cod, Massachusetts

Time Period: Present Day

Synopsis of Play: Just as Juliana Smithton’s research leads to a potential breakthrough, her life takes a disorienting turn. During a lecture to colleague at an exclusive beach resort, she glimpses an enigmatic young woman in a yellow bikini amidst the crowd of business suits. One step at a time, a mystery unravels as contradictory evidence, blurred truth and fragmented memories collide in a cottage on the windswept shores of Cape Cod. (play text cover blurb, Dramatists Play Service)

First Performance Date: March 28th, 2011

First Producer: MCC Theatre

Performance History: The Other Place was originally developed in association with Matt Olin and originally produced by MCC Theatre (Robert Lupone, Bernard Telsey, William cantler, Artistic Directors; Blake West, Executive Director) in association with Marc Platt at the Lucille Lortel theatre in New York City, opening on March 28th, 2011. It was directed by Joe Mantello; the set design was by Eugene Lee; the costume design was by Diane Laffrey; the lighting design was by Justin Townsend; the sound design was by Fitz Patton, the video and projection designs were by William Cusick; the production manager was B.D. White; and the stage manager was Linda Marvel.

Links:

https://www.nytimes.com/2011/03/29/theater/reviews/the-other-place-by-sharr-white-review.html?mtrref=www.google.com&gwh=E8FE97E0C3AE887D99AFB92DEF0A1271&gwt=pay

http://www.latimes.com/entertainment/arts/la-et-cm-review-the-other-place-at-the-road-on-magnolia-20150225-story.html

https://dcmetrotheaterarts.com/2016/09/10/review-place-rep-stage/

https://www.theatermania.com/chicago-theater/reviews/the-other-place-profiles-review_71922.html

http://www.chicagotribune.com/entertainment/theater/reviews/ct-other-place-review-20150220-column.html

https://www.chicagoreader.com/chicago/profiles-theatre-the-other-place-julianne-moore-sharr-white/Content?oid=16666907

https://variety.com/2011/legit/reviews/the-other-place-1117944911/

https://www.sfgate.com/performance/article/The-Other-Place-review-Gripping-3883972.php

http://www.nydailynews.com/entertainment/music-arts/theater-review-place-article-1.1236693

http://www.curtainup.com/otherplacebway.html

Entered by: Meaghan Yesford

Photo/Visual Research with citations

                                                                  

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