Massacre

written by José Rivera directed by Brian Mertes at Rattlestick Playwrights Theater (224 Waverly Pl) April 4 - May 20 2012 FEATURING: Jolly Abraham , Brendan Averett, Dana Eskelson, Jojo Gonzalez, William Jackson Harper, Adrian Martinez, Sona Tatoyan, Anatol Yusef CREATIVE TEAM: Andromache Chalfant (scenic design), Cait O’Connor (costume design), Austin Smith (lighting design), Daniel Baker (sound design), and Andrew Diaz (properties). Melissa Mae Gregus is Production Stage Manager and Sam Horwith is Assistant Stage Manager     REVIEWS: "Remind[s] me that being scared at the theater is fantastic" - The New York Post "Massacre is a brilliantly sustained banshee wail of madness" - Vulture.com   SYNOPSIS: A new play by José Rivera, set in a small New Hampshire town where seven friends conspire to murder their mysterious neighbor Joe. On the night of the killing, as they confront the many meanings of their crime and finally relax and laugh and love again...there's a knock on their door.    
From left, Dana Ekelson, Sona Tatoyan, William Jackson Harper and Brendan Averett

From left, Dana Ekelson, Sona Tatoyan, William Jackson Harper and Brendan Averett Photography by: Sandra Coudert

 
Dana Ekelson, William Jackson Harper, Sona Tatoyan, Anatol Yusef, Jojo Gonzalez and Brendan Averett

Dana Ekelson, William Jackson Harper, Sona Tatoyan, Anatol Yusef, Jojo Gonzalez and Brendan Averett

 
Sona Tatoyan, Juan Francisco Villa, Joe Minoso, and Sandra Marquez

Sona Tatoyan, Juan Francisco Villa,
Joe Minoso, and Sandra Marquez