The Correspondent, Starring Jordan Geiger, Thomas Jay Ryan and Heather Alicia Simms, Opens Feb. 13

By Carey Purcell
13 Feb 2014

Jordan Geiger
Jordan Geiger

Rattlestick Playwrights Theater's presentation of The Correspondent, Ken Urban's drama about grief and the afterlife, officially opens Feb. 13 following previews that began Jan. 30. 

The Correspondent is scheduled to run through March 16.

Directed by Stephen Brackett, the cast comprises Jordan Geiger (Peter and The Starcatcher, The Best of Everything), Thomas Jay Ryan (The Temperamentals; In the Next Room or The Vibrator Play) and Heather Alicia Simms (A Raisin in the Sun, Gem of the Ocean).

"In The Correspondent a grieving husband hires a dying woman to deliver a message to his recently deceased wife in the afterlife," press notes state. "When he receives letters describing events that only his wife could know, he must determine if the correspondence is from a con artist or actually from the beyond."



The set design for The Correspondent is by Andrew Boyce, costume design is by Jessica Pabst, lighting design is by Eric Southern and sound design is by Daniel Kluger. The production manager is Eugenia Furneaux, and the production stage manager is John Crotty.

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