New Normal Rep Presents a Live-Streamed Rehearsed Reading of
written by Aly Kantor
directed by Jill Eikenberry
starring Ella Dershowitz & Melissa Joyner
Technical direction by Adriana Gaviria
Save the date and join New Normal Rep LIVE at 7:30pm ET on Monday, July 25th for this live-streamed rehearsed reading event. Because of union regulations, the reading will not be recorded, so this is your once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to witness these artists come together to read this wonderful play - then stay for the creative team talkback afterward! To participate in the live chat, make sure that you are signed in to YouTube with your Google account. You can also join us via Facebook Live from the New Normal Rep Facebook page.
Again and again, best friends Jac and Amelia find themselves meeting in bathrooms while real world tragedies and paradigm shifts assert themselves on the world outside. Vulnerability, humor, and uncensored honesty reign as they are forced to grapple with the question "Has anyone ever been safe? Are we?" OCCUPIED is a critical examination of the millennial generation's relationship to safety, told through the lens of female friendship, from 9/11 to today.