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Laura Eason: THE UNDENIABLE SOUND OF RIGHT NOW


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Written By Laura Eason
Directed By Kristen Kelly

et in 1992, The Undeniable Sound of Right Now follows rock-club owner Hank, who is struggling with his daughter's new relationship with rising star DJ as well as keeping his business alive amid the changing times.

FEATURING

Daniel Abeles
Jeb Brown
Chris Kipiniak
Brian Miskell
Margo Seibert
Lusia Strus

COLLABORATORS

Scenic Design John McDermott
Lighting Design Joel Moritz
Costume Design Sarah Holden
Sound Design Lindsay Jones

As a screenwriter, she is best known for four seasons on the Netflix drama, House of Cards (Emmy Nomination for Drama Series, WGA Nomination for Outstanding Writing in a Drama Series.) Her feature film debut, Blue Night, produced and starring Sarah Jessica Parker, will premiere at the Tribeca Film Festival in April, 2018.

As a playwright, her more than twenty produced plays and adaptations include the international hit Sex with Strangers. The play has been one of the most produced in the U.S. (and Laura one of the most produced playwrights) according to American Theatre Magazine. Her work has been produced internationally in England, Canada, Argentina, Brazil, Australia and Finland. Her celebrated adaptation of Jules Verne’s Around the World in 80 Days  recently finished an 18 city UK tour

Laura is an Ensemble Member and former Artistic Director of Lookingglass Theatre Company in Chicago (2011 Regional Theatre Tony Award). She is a member of the Dramatists Guild, the Television Academy, WGAE, AEA, SAG, SDC and ASCAP and an alumna of Northwestern University, the Piven Theatre Workshop and WP Playwrights Lab. A fourth generation Chicagoan, she now lives in Brooklyn with her husband, actor Erik Lochtefeld, and their daughter.

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